North East based Artist and activist, Nicola Hunter, develops a queer feminist arts and photographic practice, which is rooted in action based performance and live work. Nicola has been performing and showing work nationally and internationally for over a decade and has seen international success as founder of intersectional feminist project Raising the Skirt (www.raisingthekskirt.com).View Site
Spiltmilk Dance ‘stick a big fat ray of sunshine’ into the world of contemporary dance. Co-Directors Sarah Boulter and Adele Wragg bring fun and intelligence in equal measure and entertain new audiences and participants with their unique brand of intricate yet charming dance.
Audiences leave a Spiltmilk Dance experience smiling, toe tapping, and wanting more!
Josh Hawkins – Hawk Dance Theatre
Exciting and engaging, Hawk Dance Theatre create visually dynamic and powerful productions that are accessible to people from all backgrounds, and can be shown at various platforms – theatres, festivals and digitally.View Site
Vibrant and highly gestural, Yuvel Soria combines traditional Bolivian Dance with Contemporary to unpick his mixed identity and cultural heritage.
Elusive and complex…Eloquent and intriguing – Exeunt Magazine
Thoughtful and intelligent, Crystal Zillwood creates dance work that is gentle yet far reaching. Her exceptional observations and interest is in people, human evolution and social behaviour results in honest and creative productions.
Highly articulate performer, Zillwood manages to suggest an expansive vision within a miniature work. – Sanjoy Roy, The GuardianView Site
Dance meets digital with Jo Cork’s new exciting film work inspired by mental health, childhood nostalgia, and recognisable cartoon and fairytale characters. Jo experiments with movement for film, editing, and unusual ways of present film work including 3D holograms!View Site