About Blaze

Blaze is Cultural Olympiad Legacy project that works across Lancashire and the North West to create the next generation of cultural producers, artists and entrepreneurs.

Blaze is working with young people from across Lancashire, Blackpool and the Fylde Coast to deliver a diverse programme of creative work.

Blaze is supporting young people to take the lead as producers and innovators through training and development with strong links to the cultural venues and creative industries across the North West region

Blaze is engaging young people in new cultural experiences through opportunities to see challenging and exciting work from across the region.

Blaze is bringing young people together as cultural commentators and creative ambassadors using online and offline platforms.

Blaze is building a legacy through investing in future young leaders, helping to make Lancashire, Blackpool and the Fylde Coast a vibrant and creative place.

Blaze is based at the Harris Library, Preston, and is funded by Lancashire County Council, Blackpool Council, Curious Minds and Arts Council England.