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

  • Sep 27
  • Free

BBC Contains Strong Language: BBC 1Xtra – Words First

BBC Contains Strong Language: BBC 1Xtra - Words First ‘Words First’ is a talent development scheme that sees BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC Asian Network and BBC Contains Strong Language come together to discover the best emerging spoken word artists in the UK. 1X...

SICK Festival: TAKEOVER PARTY CO-PRESENTED WITH CONTACT

From the grand auditorium to hidden studio spaces, TAKEOVER PARTY will present a vibrant and packed evening of performances, spoken word, music, provocations, digital exhibitions, artistic interventions and immersive experiences, by, for and about young people...

ONE MIC STAND – BAND ON THE WALL

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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