RO:BOTS RO:BOTS was an immersive, promenade performance created by the Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Club. The event took audiences on a journey to the year 2079, the era of the Robots. For years RO:BOTS have entertained and served us, protected and cared for us; RO:BOTS and humans have lived in harmony. But recently things have changed […]

All Because of Love

CAN are proud to be supporting internationally acclaimed Musician-Composer, Seyed Ali Jaberi and the Hamdel Ensemble as part of our Talent Development Scheme in 2019. We are delighted that Seyed Ali Jaberi has been successful in securing Arts Council funding for a national tour of All Because of Love; a music production, combining hauntingly beautiful […]

Digital Arts

The digital arts programme supports groups & artists who are already using digital technology for a wide range of artistic & cultural purposes as well as supporting those communities who have less access to digital technology. The programme includes: Digital arts creative production Training in the use of digital technology Development of online promotional tools […]

Kurdistan Arts and Culture

Kurdistan Art and Culture (KAC) are a highly ambitious group of Kurdish artists that include visual artists, musicians, dancers, writers and film makers. The musicians and dancers have performed several times at the Exodus Festival, Exodus Live and across the North West. Their films show an insight into Kurdish culture and have been highly received […]

Dora Cruz

Dora works professionally as an artist and workshop leader in dance, drama and music. She works with various community groups, universities, schools and organisations delivering workshops with the aim of exploring cultural diversity. As an artist She’s worked with CAN at Exodus Festival and more recently for Manchester Day Parade 2011 as a choreographer. She’s […]

Busha Productions

Busha Productions specialises in music and video production in the creative arts, documentary and education sectors. The company has been around since 2001 and in that time its client base has included the BBC, Band on the Wall, Arts Council England, Z-Arts, BangDrum, Passenger Records and more recently, Manchester Camerata. Links: YouTube Twitter 07595 […]

Aidan Jolly

Artforms: Music, Multimedia, Performance, Digital Arts, Oral History, Community Plays Sectors: Any, with specialisms in Refugee and Migrant arts, Older People, Mental Health I am a musician, songwriter/composer and multimedia artist, taking inspiration from world wide cultural movements, and the history, identity and undocumented stories of particular communities and environments. I am involved in touring, […]

Magdalen Bartlett

Magdalen Bartlett is an experienced project manager, theatre director and freelance dance & drama practitioner who has worked for the past 15 years with children, young people and diverse communities. Over this time, Magdalen has gain extensive skills in engaging with participants to use the arts as a tool in various settings to improve health, […]

Lee Kirby

Lee is a freelance visual artist, filmmaker and digital arts facilitator based in Manchester. His work mainly deals with issues affecting marginalised or vulnerable people including representation, equality, empowerment, engagement and the value of diversity. As an artist I’m interested in issues affecting marginalised or vulnerable people including representation, empowerment, engagement and the value of […]

Cheryl Martin

Artforms: I can sing and teach improvisational vocal technique for people with lots to no experience. I’ve dramaturged plays as well, and frequently incorporate visual/film aspects in work. Sectors: LGBT [lesbian myself]; emerging artists; young people, esp. 16-30; older people and have done some prison workshops with youth and adults. I’m a theatre director who […]