Meet the SHOUT 2021 team. Introducing: Nicole Roman

SHOUT Festival is back for 2021, and we’re thrilled to introduce our new Festival Team. Over the coming days, we’ll introduce each of the new team producing the Festival, as well as our brand new Advisory Board. First up, meet one of our new Creative Producers, Nicole! Nicole is an Israeli theatre maker and queer …

SHOUT is recruiting

Could you be the new SHOUT Festival Manager? Or one of our freelance Creative Producers? We’re looking to recruit a dynamic new team to oversee the artistic programme, development, and strategic direction for SHOUT Festival. Festival Manager (4 days/week) A skilled communicator and team coordinator, the Festival Manager will lead on relationship management with funders, …

Be a part of SHOUT Festival 2021!

SHOUT Festival will be back in November 2021, and we’re looking for brilliant artists and imaginative ideas to be part of our commissioned programme. What is SHOUT? SHOUT is the festival of queer arts and culture for Birmingham and the West Midlands. It aims to amplify the voices of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer …

SHOUT Festival’s statement on Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Following our public statement in January in relation to Birmingham REP’s decision to host Nightingale Courts and a subsequent meeting with their team to highlight the concerns our communities have about this and understand more about this move, we have today informed Birmingham REP of the following. SHOUT and Birmingham REP have been partners since …

SHOUT Festival’s statement on Birmingham Repertory Theatre’s decision to host a Nightingale court

SHOUT Festival has recently been made aware of the decision made by Birmingham Repertory Theatre to host a Nightingale Court which will be in operation at their venue from December 2020 until June 2021. SHOUT Festival has partnered with the REP for many years to tell the stories of our communities, yet we need to …