Core staff

Posted on: 1 Apr 2023

Aleisha Mainwaring – Intern

Aleisha is a second-year film studies student at the University of Southampton, and is thrilled to be joining the Crying Out Loud team as a summer intern. This is her first foray into the creative industries, and she’s eager to immerse herself in this vibrant world and collaborate with like-minded individuals. Her interests lie in capturing… Read more

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Posted on: 1 Apr 2023

Cat Harrison (Chair), is an artist and producer. As an Artists’ Producer at Artsadmin Cat mostly looks after socially engaged, participatory projects that take place in unusual settings, as well as organising tours of works across the UK and globally. Currently Cat has the pleasure of working with artists including Amy Sharrocks, Caroline Wright, Chris Dobrowolski, Curious, Stacy Makishi and… Read more

Third Version Creative

Posted on: 1 Apr 2023

Third Version Creative (TVC) is a new producer led, development agency that produces and promotes innovative creative experiences that can spark change. They support artists and creative institutions of all types and work across all art forms – to help produce bold ideas, form lasting strategies, bridge and broker connections – and ultimately present or programme new work in… Read more

Wider team

Posted on: 1 Apr 2023

Deniz Beck – Director of our Portsmouth partner, Sustainable Conservation Trust.

Andrew Jones – Development Consultant on collaborative residency project.

Molly Nicholson – Creative Producer. Molly originally joined us in 2010 as a Jerwood Bursary Assistant Producer, she went on to produce CircusFest at Roundhouse as well pursuing other independent projects. She is currently Executive… Read more

Photo: Matthew Andrews

Previous team members

Posted on: 1 Apr 2023

Helena Baptista – volunteered with us as a Manager on our large scale events and is also a Creative Arts Teacher at Pentonville Prison.

Julia Branché – a university placement & Project Assistant with us; now a French Film Festival Programmer in Malaga.

Hannah Bruce – originally our Project Manager then General Manager; she is now and both… Read more