Keisha Thompson is a Manchester based writer, performance artist and producer.
She is also the Young People’s Producer at Contact, chair of radical arts funding body, Future Ventures’ Fund, is a member of Greater Manchester Cultural and Heritage Group and is on the Leaders of Tomorrow scheme led by ITC and RTYDS.
She has supported artists such as Kate Tempest, Hollie McNish, The Last Poets, Saul Williams, Amiri Baraka and has performed in Brave New Voices festivals 2008 & 2009.
She is one of three writers commissioned by Box of Tricks for the Playbox commission. A new work will be presented in Jan 2020 – watch this space!