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The Flying Seagull Project
Ash is the founder and CEO of The Flying Seagull Project, a UK-based charity that works around the world to bring happiness to children who are underprivileged, marginalised or suffering.
They use music, arts, dance and clowning to spread smiles to more than 130,000 children in hospitals, orphanages and refugee camps around the world. Their method reflects powerful evidence from social science, neuroscience and biochemistry, witnessing first-hand the incredible transformations brought about by the power of play.
The Art of Play
Two linked presentations. Playing to Innovate - using play as a vital tool to inspire creativity in innovation, research and analysis. Being Childish - rediscover your inner child! Connect with children through silliness and fun, no matter where they’re from or what they’ve been through.
Kids with Stones in Their Pockets
How kids play and how, as storytellers and content creators, we can create a space for self-discovery and imagination.