Meet the Team
Riley Reign is an accomplished singer-songwriter and the lead artist on Here, Queer, & Mentally Unclear. As the writer for Here, Queer, & Mentally Unclear, and the founder of H+Q Productions, Riley has gone through incredible lengths to bring these fantastic stories to light and give a stage to amazing talent in the LGBTQ+ community. They’re excited to continue telling stories including their own and making music for your entertainment and education!
Jakob Noah is a transgender singer/songwriter and actor. His recent credits include performing at The Wales Millennium Centre and working with Capital Extra’s Music Potential. His voice and story have been a huge boon on both the production team and the stage, and he is one of our amazing workshop facilitators.
Named a ‘Modern LGBTQ+ Pioneer,’ Bradley Birkholz is a YouTuber, writer, and performer with a huge heart for LGBTQ+ activism and issues. He produces weekly videos on his channel which range from travel videos and documentaries to advice on coming out. He’s incredibly honoured to have been one of the first to join the Here and Queer team as a producer and performer!
Aïsha is a “Drama Interventionist”. She is a queer woman of colour who is not only a performer and theatre maker but also a workshop facilitator and diversity campaigner. For 5 years she developed workshops concerning consent for the NHS and schools. In 2017 she went solo, teaching sexual communication for all ages. She is so excited to bring her skills to the H+Q Productions team!
Sophie is a director, producer and workshop facilitator based in South East London. Her previous work has been nominated for the Sit Up Awards, rewarding groundbreaking theatre that platforms social issues, for recent show ‘beyond : sugar mice’. She is an Associate Artist of Helikon Theatre Company and has previously worked with 5-a-Side Theatre, a Lyric Hammersmith Next Generation Company.