Monkfish Productions CIC specialises in producing new and high quality work in spoken word, performance poetry and live literature with a strong focus on:

  • Development of artists through our unique Word Circus programme
  • Creating exciting opportunities for local and national artists to work together
  • Capturing new voices across all ages and abilities through Poetry Booth TM
  • Enriching children and young peoples’ learning experiences through a range of exciting education projects and partnerships.
  • Working with a range of partners to develop a strategic approach to spoken word and performance poetry both in the North East of England and beyond.
  • Pushing our own boundaries as writers, artists and performers as WordTank which helps us keep an exciting, fresh focus at the centre of all we do.