Alongside his extensive work as a director and creative producer, Nick finds much enjoyment in programming. His experience includes Hull Freedom Festival 2013 - 2015, Manchester Dashehra Diwali Mela 2014 - 2019, and Bolton Diwali on the Square 2019. Stages, big top tents, streets, parks and indoor venues, Nick animates festivals of varying scales with theatre, dance, music, comedy, participatory arts, carnival and spectacle.

Hull Freedom Festival 2013. Image courtesy of Walk the Plank.

Nick has an excellent understanding of arts and has produced a fantastic stage and outdoor theatre programme for Dashehra Diwali Mela since 2014. Nick makes a valuable contribution through his creative work with various community groups engaging participants in creative and artistic projects, offering them opportunities to learn new skills. 

Raj Dutta, Exec Producer Manchester Dashera Diwali Mela 

Promoting sustainability at Freedom Festival, Hull 2014.
Bolton Diwali on the Square 2019. Image by Nick Clarke.
Bolton Diwali on the Square 2019
4 X 4 Bhangra, Bolton Diwali Diwali on the Square 2019. Image by Nick Clarke.
Walk the Plank's Bengal Tiger, Bolton Diwali on the Square 2019. Image by Nick Clarke.
Anita Ghosh, Bolton Diwali on the Square 2019. Image by Nick Clarke

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