TYCA Festival - Brought to you by Arts Taunton

TYCA Festival - Brought to you by Arts Taunton

Tyca Festival 2020!

Join us now in watching the full performance ...

All our socially distanced Covid compliant performances have been prerecorded, which means that you can either watch the whole performance as an evening's worth of entertainment OR you can skip to the footage you would like to view. To make that easier for you, we have added the times below. HAPPY VIEWING and please do let us know what you think by emailing us on ku.oc.notnuatstra%40olleh or completing the form below.

Day One of the Tyca Festival

00:00:00 Introduction from Ian McNeice00:03:22 Number 13 (aKa)00:19:28 aKa Act 200:40:03 Streetlinkz performance00:54:29 Open Mic performance02:10:05 Mammoth Sounds performance03:20:44 "Tune in tomorrow!" End

Day Two of the Tyca Festival

00:00:19 Ian McNeice's introduction
00:01:14 Ernie's Journey
00:47:00 Fashion students
01:07:53 Horror makeup
02:25:49 Message in a Bottle
02:38:24 Magic of the Musicals
03:18:10 Slamthology
03:49:55 Ending and goodbye
03:51:44 End

All these performances will be available individually in the coming weeks, please keep an eye on the website and our social media for their release.

View other specially commissioned performances

We have two amazing compositions to share as part of the Tyca Festival, please click below to view the final work created by JJ Hathaway's Making Music for Film participants and Blue Weasel's Multi-Media's creation called "A Universe of Tiny Things'.

Making Music for Film Workshop: Future Visions 

Multi Media Workshop: A Universe of Tiny Things

TYCA presents: 

ONwords and UPwords

A Spoken Word Showcase


Tyca Festival and Arts Taunton are delighted to present this online spoken word showcase in partnership with Clementines Live Arts and BBC Radio Somerset.
After two months of online workshops and a huge callout for talent, we present you the very best of Somerset’s young wordsmiths. 
We have put together a lineup where budding young pros share a stage with first-time-writers performing poetry, rap, and everything in between. 
All artists are under 25 and unsigned.
Hosted by Jackie Clementines

Our performers are:
● Maya Salway-Powell● Barnyard (Townie Sounds)● Molly-Jo● Ishka● George● Natasha Cross● Lawrence da 3● Sophia Harari

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A special thank you to HighwaymanFilm for their skill and efficiency in filming the Tyca Festival and working to such tight deadlines. We couldn't have done it without you!