Showcase
Explore Rich Mix
09:00 - 22:00

Come and discover the rising stars of tomorrow. We have just announced the selected creatives for Zealous X and are in the process of programming them during our festival. Watch this space!

Workshop
Networking day

A day of targeted networking sessions for individual creatives and creative industry contacts to mix and mingle.

Workshop
Workshop
Music Networking
10:15 - 11:15
Performance to be announced

An opportunity for talent to meet established industry professionals. Strike a conversation over a few light refreshments, exchange details and see what happens.


Workshop
Workshop
Performance Networking
11:30 - 12:30
Performance to be announced

An opportunity for talent to meet established industry professionals. Strike a conversation over a few light refreshments, exchange details and see what happens.


Workshop
Workshop
Design Networking
12:45 - 13:45
Performance to be announced

An opportunity for talent to meet established industry professionals. Strike a conversation over a few light refreshments, exchange details and see what happens.


Workshop
Workshop
Interactive & Gaming Networking
14:00 - 15:00
Performance to be announced

An opportunity for talent to meet established industry professionals. Strike a conversation over a few light refreshments, exchange details and see what happens.


Workshop
Workshop
Film Networking
15:15 - 16:15
Performance to be announced

An opportunity for talent to meet established industry professionals. Strike a conversation over a few light refreshments, exchange details and see what happens.


Workshop
Workshop
Photography Networking
16:30 - 17:30
Performance to be announced

An opportunity for talent to meet established industry professionals. Strike a conversation over a few light refreshments, exchange details and see what happens.


Workshop
Workshop
Visual Arts Networking
17:45 - 18:45
Performance to be announced

An opportunity for talent to meet established industry professionals. Strike a conversation over a few light refreshments, exchange details and see what happens.

Performance Day 1
Struggle

When you buy one ticket you get access to these 3 performances below

Performance
'Council house Poetry/Love is a battlefield'
19:30 - 20:15
Performance to be announced

A darkly funny, anti-war piece about soldiers and the council estates they come from. Winner of the BBC Radio 3 Verb New Voice award. Poet-in-residence at Kendal Calling. “She somehow manages to fuse true northern grit with stunning literary lyricism and a smoothly musical performance style.”Apples and Snakes


Performance
'Wolf pack'
20:30 - 21:15
Performance to be announced

Saturday night out with the lads… boys will be boys… Award winning choreographer John Ross first trained as an actor before becoming a dancer and now fully focuses on combining his both passions demonstrated in this piece about 4 lads on a night out.


Performance
'Zero Point'
21:30 - 22:15
Performance to be announced

Stand up about Starbucks, small towns, suburbia, gentrification and stand up. Offence and the state of comedy are mused over whilst dealing with anger and the way the world is; hoping for a better one and silliness to make sense of it all!