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 […]

Martin Visceral

Martin Visceral is a Manchester-based theatre practitioner, poet, MC & music producer. He aims to bring these art forms together to create work that is challenging, poetic, funny and poignant. His work has been performed on many diverse platforms, from BBC Radio 4 to Cbeebies, from sheltered accommodations to prisons, and many theatres and festivals […]

Remi Adefeyisan

Remi Adefeyisan is a Manchester-based lyricist, mc, rapper, poet, promoter and experimental artist. He has worked with musicians and artists from a variety of disciplines and cultures to create work that inspires, excites and makes people think. He has performed nationwide in places that include The Academy, Edinburgh Festival, Bowlers, Band On The Wall, Dance […]

Saquib Choudhury

Saquib is a rapper/poet/beat boxer and facilitator living in Manchester. He is LyriCalligraphy of the hip hop group Ape Cult and poetry collective Inna Voice, a Manchester-based collective of poets, MC’s, singers, beatboxers, producers and visual artists, who have produced an album. He has featured on BBC Radio Lancashire’s show Desi Nation, and is one of the […]

Hannah Russell

Hannah is a Director of Odd Theatre Company. Founded in 2004 and based in Manchester, Odd Theatre is committed to working creatively with vulnerable and excluded groups for positive and realistic results. Odd Theatre manages and facilitates creative, issue based workshops within the Criminal Justice System and the community. Odd Theatre aims to empower and […]

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 […]