Platform

Platform
The Bridge, 1000 Westerhouse Road, Easterhouse, Glasgow, G34 9JW
  • Box office 0141 276 9696
  • General enquiries 0141 276 9696
  • Opening times Mon–Fri 9am–8pm; Sat & Sun 10am–5pm.
  • Email
  • Website www.platform-online.co.uk
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Platform

Platform is the arts centre at the heart of The Bridge, located in Easterhouse, offering a year-round programme of cutting edge performance, music, visual arts and participation. Platform views culture and creativity as a bedrock of a healthy and inclusive society. Our work is rooted in our location and engages directly with our audiences. We work with a range of local and national partners to bring together communities and artists.

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Events at this venue

There are 7 events at this location

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Adult Creative Sessions: Visual Storytelling

Do you like telling stories? Join Keira for a series of creative sessions exploring visual storytelling. Each session the group will learn to use a variety of different techniques, including; mapping, collage, mark making and story boarding. There is always more than one way to tell a story! No experience is needed and…

Thu 30 Jun

Free / 0745 810 5322

Thu 7 Jul

Free / 0745 810 5322

Alexandra Park Festival Day

The Alexandra Park Festival Day kicks off the first of our festival days this summer! With live music, food & market stalls, kids activities, wrestling, a parade and inflatables plus much much more this is a day out for all the family, packed with fun and entertainment. As part of the festival and to celebrate…

Sat 23 Jul

Free entry / 0141 276 9696

Artist Studio | Alice Dansey-Wright

Over the last 5 years Alice Dansey-Wright has been an associate artist working with Platform, looking at different approaches to working with our Taking Part groups, whilst exploring where fine art meets craft and design.  Artist Studio is a culmination of Alice's journey with the community at Platform, celebrating all…

Sat 9 Jul

Free / 0141 276 9696

Sun 10 Jul

Free / 0141 276 9696

Mon 11 Jul

Free / 0141 276 9696

…and 47 more dates until 27 Aug

The Bridge Family Festival Day

We are very excited to be bringing back The Bridge Family Festival to Glasgow's east end! Enjoy music, children’s activities, art, swimming pool, community & food stalls, performances, bungee jumps, and much, much more. There's something for all ages - so pop the date in your diary and come and have some summer fun!

Sat 30 Jul

Free entry / 0141 276 9696

Mining Seams and Drawing Wells: A Living Archive for Easterhouse

A new exhibition celebrating the unique history of Easterhouse in Glasgow. From poets and theatre-makers to tenants’ associations, rent strikers and everyday activists, Platform will share the stories of a community that has always fought hard to make its own voice heard. This exhibition will take place in a…

Sat 19 Nov

Free / 0141 276 9696

Mon 21 Nov

Free / 0141 276 9696

Tue 22 Nov

Free / 0141 276 9696

…and 58 more dates until 28 Jan 2023

The Polar Bears Go Go Go!

The Polar Bears The Polar Bears are off on their holidays – what could go wrong? Join the lovable but hapless duo as they set off on their holiday adventures. Will they ever reach their destination? Or are they just going around in circles? With friendship at its heart, this deaf-friendly show explores the joy and…

Sat 9 Jul

£4–£8.50 Concessions: £4 / Local Links £4 / 0141 276 9696

£4–£8.50 £8.50 full price / £5 concession / £4 Local Links / 0141 276 9696

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Mon 11 Jul

£4–£8.50 £8.50 full price / £5 concession / £4 Local Links / 0141 276 9696

  • 11:00 – 12:00

£4–£8.50 £8.50 full price / £5 concession £4 Local Links / 0141 276 9696

Tenement Salon: Exhibition Launch

Escape the winter cold and join Platform for an afternoon of stories in their new living room archive! This is the perfect opportunity to kick off your shoes, cosy up by the fire and have a nosy at a new exhibition and publication celebrating the unique history of Easterhouse. Featuring storytelling, spoken word, poetry…

Sat 19 Nov

Free / 0141 276 9696