1. Moss Side. 1976. The year of the Great Heatwave and Pinocchio’s on the run. In a ramshackle shop his father, Elijah the toymaker, waits.

    Will Pinocchio ever return to make him proud?

    Award-winning director and choreographer Benji Reid joins Z-arts and writer Mary Cooper to produce this fast, funny and magical show for all the family.

    Featuring body-popping and puppetry, music and animation this is a retelling of Carlo Collodi’s children’s classic like no other.

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  2. Made for the Curated Place 2009 exhibition "Homegrown: The Story of UK Hip Hop" at what was Urbis, Manchester "The Truth" is the first documentary to comprehensively explore the roots, history and development of UK Hip Hop. Featuring interviews with the people that created the culture the film traces the story of the British scene from its reggae and sound system roots to the unique street sounds of the UK today.

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  3. Excerpts from Breaking Cycles Scratch performance of 'Wheelman: The Major Taylor Story' at Battersea Arts Centre on Friday 17th June 2011.

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  4. Benji Reid performing 13 Mics at the Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, 2005

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  5. Benji Reid performing 13 Mics at the Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, 2005.

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