Friday 17th February 2012

@ The Storey Auditorium

Meeting House Lane, Lancaster

'Listening To Youth'

 Funded in conjunction with
Lancaster City Council and Arts Council
England,
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



Singer/songwriters:
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)