Globalfest Youth Arts Festival brings together a range of events and projects by and for young people. It includes workshops, a seminar, interactive activities gigs and exhibitions.
One suvh event - a youth art encounter, took place between 9th and the 13th of July with young people from Fishbowl Youth, Scariff, Co. Clare, St. Micheals Youth Project, Ballyfermot, Dublin, Limerick Youth Service , Kildare Youth Theatre and young people from throughout Cork City. The event explored these questions:
- What kind of future can you imagine for yourself, your community and your world?
- What problems do we need to challenge to create this future?
- What values are important in shaping the future you imagine?
Using theatre, visual arts, music, dance, creative writing and animation, the young people explored and expressed their visions for how they can be participate in the building of a positive future.