She's performing her unique blend of spoken word at theatres, slams and festivals around the world. Her first book of poetry has been nominated for a Guardian First Book Award.
While most of London was out waving their umbrellas at the Queen’s Jubilee Cardboard Citizens were scattered at airport arrival lounges across the capital ready to welcome learners from the Czech Republic, Portugal, Spain and the Netherlands.
Check out ACT NOW Member Fatu Mary Thorpe who performs her song 'Homeless' at The Sanctuary.
Fatu, who goes by musical pseudonym Sexy Choc, pays tribute to a variety of homeless services that help people in need.
A thought for Augusto’s day, and vaguely in response to questions people have been asking about jokering, the role of the joker. Augusto was wonderfully himself as joker in workshops and performances, no point in others trying to imitate him in that, find your own joker and work on that.
NB: Last week, a group of Cardboard Citizens' Members participated in a 2-day masterclass on Verbatim Theatre techniques with playwright & director Philip Osment.
From the Sunday Times, 19th February, 2012:
"Adrian Jackson’s kaleidoscopic piece for Cardboard Citizens is a swirl of stories connecting different places and times, and slipping between fact and fiction.
I sat down with Adrian Jackson, writer and director of Cardboard Citizens' latest show A Few Man Fridays to chat about the process of making this ambitous project a reality and telling this very complicated tru
Cardboard Citizens Associate Artist Terry O'Leary has been devising and directing with a group with experience of homelessness from the local community in Corby. You can read stories from the rehearsal room and beyond on the project's blog: http://nofixedabodeplay.blogspot.com/
1. So the tour is ending this week, will you miss it?
I joined Cardboard Citizens in Sep 2010, and here is the story of my time here so far.
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