provoked to madness
by the brutality of wealth
one hostel 'support worker'
told us 'what dya need books for
yr homeless?' our revenge was
13 years of reading, graduating
from the open university, 2016
‘’dizzying and hypnotic, cutting edge social commentary, part creative resistance and part performance. from austerity politics to the callous indifference of so-called systems of care, gobscures lived experience powerfully shows how personal and political play out. spellbinding’’ Museum of Homelessness
venue pack for download (pdf) touring 2020
development of this work is supported as part of
BOOST : the Third Angel Mentoring Scheme 2019
in association with Sheffield Theatres.
word-scatter: inspired by yannis ritsos, a poet who refused to stop writing despite multiple oppressions, this gentle performance offers fragile love, gifting each audience member their own line of poetry. athens premiere http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x5mscxl
squarepegs in roundholes. cabaret reducing psychiatry to firewood in under ten minutes before handing out the resist ants.
edinburgh version at https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x7netvp
hyenas in petticoats - walkabout performance celebrating mad, bad, rad, bi, internationalist, mutha, writer and feminist mary wollstonecraft. you are all invited to write / draw on her petticoats as we sing. small part of a multifaceted installation including visual poetry / film / installation + living library