My festival appearances have included Kendal Calling, Lancaster Music Festival, and Manchester Literature Festival. I’ve headlined live lit nights like Stirred Poetry and Word Art, and supported Steve Roggenbuck at the Salford date of his UK tour 2016.
Interactive heritage performances co-produced with Harry Jelley. Blending interactive games with story-telling and spoken word. Curious Things have made work for Manchester Museum, Est.1761, and Chetham’s Library.
Surreal performance duo with Jasmine Chatfield. Previous Dead Lads appearances include First Draft, Flim Nite, and as a support act at poet Jack Nicholl’s book launch.
Interdisciplinary collaboration with visual artist Isabel Scott and theatre maker/writer James Varney. Chicken Thighs did a REACT residency at The Royal Exchange in 2015 exploring the history of the space, and producing a performance/installation in response.
bout bloody time:
2014 performance written collaboratively with James Varney. Performed at Manchester Literature Festival. Released as digital EP.