Friday 17th February 2012

@ The Storey Auditorium

Meeting House Lane, Lancaster

'Listening To Youth'

 Funded in conjunction with
Lancaster City Council and Arts Council
Spotlight's 'Listening To Youth' project reached it's climax at tonight's
showcase performance.

The project began with an Open Mic 'Try-Out'  for 14 - 21 year old's at
The Gregson Centre, Lancaster on Monday January 23rd and was followed by
a programme of developmental workshops run at
The Gregson Centre and The Marsh Youth Centre.

The line-up reflected the wealth of young creative talent
within the Lancaster District.

The Performance

The Stage

Compere: Mihkel Hassan

Ellie Eaton & Amy-Jo Clough

Poet: Scott Hamill

Poet: Lenni Saunders

Singer/Songwriter: Leeroy Lupton

Singer/Songwriter: Jordan Hurst

Singer/Songwriter: Hellen Kelly

Performance Poet: Beth Cortese

Poet: Dean Marroni

Comedian: Danny Baker

Poet: Danielle McKeirnan

Singer/Songwriter: Andrew Tait

Performance Poet: Joe Cooper

Poet: James Varney

Singer/Songwriter: Peter Tait

Peter Tait & Mihkel Hassan finished the event

with an improvised performance

The all important Audience!


Compere: Mihkel Hassan
Alongside being a performance poet, Mihkel Graduated last year with BA Hons in Youth and Community Development Studies. He worked with Spotlight on the 'Listening To Youth' project through it's planning stages and facilitated project workshops. As well as acting as MC, he also be performed some of his own poetry.

Film Crew
Jack Whitehead

Matt Wingad

Jamie Holden

(Lancaster & Morecambe College)