a celebration of local disabled artists




PERFORMERS: Perform at The Lyric, Hammersmith.


Applications are now open to perform as part of the JOY 2021 Performance Programme.

Performances will take place from the 15th – 17th September at the Lyric Hammersmith Studio. We are seeking disabled artists or groups to take part – performances can be in any art form. This is a paid performance opportunity.

If you have any questions and to apply please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and she will send you the application form.


We will be confirming the programme at the beginning of August.


AUDIENCE: Many exciting performances to see.
w/c 13th September 2021 – The JOY Festival including performances, displays of artwork and networking events. Timetable and further details to be confirmed.

TAKE PART: Exciting Family Fun Days


6th – 8th August 2021, take part in free, accessible creative activities for the whole family in outdoor spaces across Hammersmith & Fulham. Activities will include inclusive circus (6 Aug) help create a large scale community art work based on the methods of artist Jackson Pollock (7 Aug) and improvised dance with Amici Dance Theatre Company (8 Aug). See details.


WORKSHOPS: School's art based workshops

JOY has been working with local SEN schools and disabled community groups to run creative workshops – any art form, any time any where. We are always searching for artists to lead these workshops and also mentor disabled workshop leaders. If you are interested in getting involved in the JOY workshops please contact us.