Jayne Ede
Scientist by day and spoken word artist by occasional night, Jayne writes on a variety of topics from the mundane to the bizarre, taking inspiration from hip-hop artists and putting a strong emphasis on rhythm and wordplay.
Cathy Sara
Cathy is a well-known film, television and radio actor
Dae Fletcher
Dae Andrew Fletcher is a young performance poet hailing from Southampton, and is a bit of a mess, really. They were first thrown into the poetry scene by somewhat accidentally winning the Wessex Schools Poetry Slam in 2014, going on from there to perform at 451, Say Something and Southampton’s very own literary festival, SO:...
Matt L T Smith
Matt L.T. Smith is a performance poet from Hampshire. Whilst spending his nights at open mics, he writes poetry to reveal emotional truth through abstraction. Crafting poems that range from the personal to the political he tries to bridge the gap between the two, exploring how each of us is a product of our environment. After...
Damian O’Vitch
Damian O'Vitch is a SO: To Speak 2017 commissioned artist
Philip Glassborow
Playwright, lyricist and composer.
Mervyn Stutter
Songwriter, comedian, actor and scriptwriter.
Cecily O’Neill
Founder and director of 2TimeTheatre.
AJ Waines
#1 International Bestselling Author of Psychological Thrillers. 
Philip Hoare
Writer, especially of history and biography. Philip will be appearing on film.