SHOOT FESTIVAL 2017 | ARTISTS
Shoot 2017 introduced the Sound Stage which was packed with solo acoustic artists, rap, reggae and even a contemporary twist on Shakespeare's words. The Performance Programme also returned with a touch of comedy, a sprinkle of hot chocolate and a serenade of our very own Jen Davis (in coat hanger form). .
Bootleg Puppets is a midlands-based company founded in 2016. Focusing on using puppetry and object theatre techniques,
Jack Wrighton is a playwright and director working and living in the Midlands, whose plays have been performed both nationally and abroad.
Sebastian H-W (MX:UK) is a live artist based in the West Midlands whose work explores identity, memory, technology, interactivity and the body.
ANTONIA BECK & LUCY NICHOLLS
Antonia and Lucy are independent theatre makers with a playful, dynamic and cross-art form approach to making original, contemporary work.
'Clown Funeral is an emerging theatre company based in the West Midlands. We combine new writing, devising and dark humour to tell human stories set in inhuman worlds.
At the heart of futuretheatre is a genuine love and passion for new and untold stories.
'Hot Mess' is Max Levine and Anna Piper, the pair met as members of The Soho Theatre Young Company and they aim to amuse you.
NICK KNIBB aka THE ARCHBISHOP
Nick Knibb AKA The Archbishop is a performance poet based in Coventry
RICHARD WALLS & RISHARD BECKETT
Actor Rishard Beckett and playwright Richard Walls present their second play Instrumental after having first collaborated on The Yellow Post-It Notes
The Upsiders are a five piece Pop/Funk Party band local to the Coventry area, a high energy ensemble.
An out of the box musical journey across different genres and world music styles
Izzie is a young singer-songwriter with a voice and soulful spirit beyond her years.
Callum Pickard & The Third Look is the creation of 21 year old singer-songwriter Callum, a self-taught multi-instrumentalist and profound son of Coventry who is flourishing in the embers of a once integral music scene.
THE RUDE MECHANICALS
The Rude Mechanicals use words penned by Shakespeare and put them to fresh, folk and classical inspired tunes.
Steven Ferguson, known to many as Fergie Greenspear is a Reggae singer based in Coventry.
Nature is personified in the enchanting motifs of this Coventry based trio.