I have been working a bit lately to put spoken word to music. I'm sure more theatrical elements will ensue. I finally managed to upload a bit of the video of a collaboration I did with composer Nicholas deCarlo that we performed at the launch of CISA Local a 12" vinyl compliation at Free Range, Canterbury, 16 November 2017 for Migro Records and CISA. (Composition, Improvisation and Sound Art Unit, Canterbury Christ Church University.) Free Range is a regular experimental sound and performance evening currently at home in Garage Cafe. ...[Read More]
To coincide with the exhibition, Lady Garden – paintings from Rachel Mercer and Enya Lachman-Curl exploring feminine psyches and botanical forms – Rachel curated a performance and spoken word event, held Sunday 22nd October at Mercer Chance Gallery in Hoxton, London. Presenting artists were: Aude Hérail Jäger, Jessica St. James, Rachel Mercer and myself. In my pe...[Read More]
For the fourth installment of Things With Words, I was invited to organise an event at Vinyl Head Café and Record Store for a series curated by David Jennies for Ramsgate Festival called ‘Follow the Muse’. Things With Words is a sporadic spoken word event that which came out of too many quiet Wednesdays at my friendly local pub in Ramsgate.
Vinyl Head, recently licensed, is promising to be quite a hub for creative exploits. I won’t miss this chance to repost this short video of me wearing a garbage bag and reciting alongside Bob a...[Read More]
This Sunday I am part of a stellar lineup of performers offering tidbits for your entertainment at Art Bop, the launch party for the 8th Looping the Loop 'Adventures in Performance Festival', happening across Thanet until the 1st May.
The party is organised by theatre.dash and is at one of my favourite venues in this corner of the world, Ramsgate Music Hall. (While I'm at it, I don't think I posted a link to the podcast I made for Ramsgate Music Hall Radio a few weeks ago, which you can ...[Read More]