Welcome to Young Identity

Young Identity's voice cuts through the noise. We are unique, different and stand out.
We believe in the transformative power of the arts in young peoples' lives.  


Come write with us

Young Identity are calling all aspiring writers, poets and spoken word artists aged 13-25; come, create, write and perform with us, we run weekly writing and performance workshops:

- Monday at HOME ( 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN) 7 - 9pm

- Tuesday Contact at Powerhouse (140 Raby Street, Moss Side, M14 4SL) 7-9pm. (Currently closed, reopens March 2020)

Upcoming shows & Artists Opportunities 2019

One Mic Stand: Frascati Amsterdam

A boisterous night of poetry, music and visual art with Manchester’s and Amsterdam’s finest young spoken word performers On this closing night of Frascati Issues: To Voice, we will bring together the young poets of Contact’s house company Young Identity wit...


ONE MIC STAND PRESENTED BY  YOUNG IDENTITY AND CONTACT Join us for a boisterous night of poetry and music at Manchester's legendary Band on the Wall.

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