At Contact, we offer compelling sponsorship and corporate social responsibility opportunities through mutually beneficial partnerships. Scroll down to learn more about the unique experiences on offer during our 50th anniversary year.

50 YEARS OF CONTACT

We’ve crafted a compelling package of corporate opportunities, from masterclasses to Meet the Director sessions, to forge mutually beneficial partnerships in our 50th year. 

All income generated from these opportunities will support us to light up the stage for 50 more years. 

Please note, Keisha Thompson has donated her time without fee to develop and lead these events. 

ASK THE DIRECTOR

Take a personal tour behind the scenes and catch a coffee & cake with Keisha Thompson, our amazing new Chief Executive/Artistic Director.

Bring your family, staff or clients for an introduction to Contact and gain an insight into how Keisha is inspiring the next generation of creative thinkers.

For up to 10 guests, from £250+ VAT. Please reach out to Jane Hall, Development Manager, janehall@contactmcr.com, to find out more. 

Please note that there are a variety of creative add-ons to supplement Ask the Director, including a Tanka Workshop where attendees craft a tanka (short poem) collaboratively to set their organisational intentions. Please contact Jane Hall with any queries. 

FOR THE CURIOUS: A MASTERCLASS SERIES 

Secure a 3-hour masterclass with Keisha and move your team’s performance to the next level. Choose from:

PITCH PERFECT – Perfecting Your Public Speaking

CON:TACTING THE FUTURE – Engaging Young People in the Workplace

THE PRODUCER’S PERSPECTIVE –  Mastering Project and Event Management

COMBATTING CON:FLICT – Creative Conflict Management

THE BIG PICTURE – An Introduction to Critical Thinking in the Workplace

For up to 6 delegates, from £500+ VAT. We are happy to discuss bespoke sessions and larger groups for corporate away days/wider staff training events.

Please reach out to Jane Hall, Development Manager, janehall@contactmcr.com, to find out more.

Keisha Thompson stands lit in purple light with her hands holding an armoured mask atop her head, wearing black lipstick and long black braids.

SUPPORT US

You can support our diverse programme of live performances, exhibitions, or our internationally recognised projects made with and by young people. Working with our extraordinary young participants and attendees can provide your organisation with a targeted approach to opportunities for market testing and reaching new young audiences.

    As a corporate supporter of Contact we are proud to be a partner – I know we are in good hands with the team at Contact, supporting our hospitality needs and supporting life-changing performances.

    Chris Bishop, Managing Partner, Slater Heelis

    Supporting our work will provide vital investment in the future of young people, placing those with whom we work at the creative core of a city where young people now form the largest ‘growth sector’ of the population.

    Please reach out to Jane Hall, Development Manager, janehall@contactmcr.com, to find out more.