Writing, Voice, Movement and Performance
TUESDAY 25th June SANDON ROOM 7pm
Tickets £5 (booking advised as limited audience numbers)
cris cheek: poet, artist, interdisciplinary performer and director of creative writing at Miami University in south-west Ohio, makes a rare visit to Liverpool and UK.
He will be joined by long time collaborators and friends for an evening of poetry and performance including Robert Sheppard, Patricia Farrell, Scott Thurston, Steve Boyland, Jo Blowers and Mary Prestidge.
cris has a herstory of collaborative and transdisciplinary practice. He was a co-founder of Chisenhale Dance Space where he worked alongside Mary Prestidge and with Ghislaine Boddington with whom he founded Shinkansen and cocurated the Voice Over festival. For seventeen years he worked in various text-sound combinations with Sianed Jones, including Slant (with Phillip Jeck). Subsequently he made a body of performance writing with Kirsten Lavers under the moniker TNWK (things not worth keeping). Since then he’s been making and showing works in spoken and projected text-sound, such as Impluperfections and b a c k l i t.
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