"Clearly none of us had anticipated the degree and nature of the audience participation, but the combination of high art and mischief was quite brilliant. Truly joyful to be allowed/required to be disruptive...!"
Welcome to Alarms & Excursions!
2019 is already six months old and we are making plans for our next event, planned for this autumn. We got the year off to a great start with a presentation at Creative Multilingualism (Birmingham University - see poetry page)
New publications are planned, including a debut collection from Robin Pilcher and the possiblity of a valedictory anthology of work by Jazzman John Clarke.
Sabina started the year leading the orchestra for Moscow City Ballet's UK tour.
We will be welcoming Emma back from maternity leave with the little smasher Ethan.
Irène is still dividing her time between the UK and Switzerland in between experimenting with Lizzie Sells, our new beatboxing recruit.
Friend and fellow poet Claire Booker has been fêted at the International Poetry Summit in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
New work is planned with Manchester Art Gallery, Margate Festival and performances in Bristol, the north west and London.
Another competition with Sydenham Arts is planned (theme to be announced)
Watch this space for more details or click on the images below to find out more about who we are, what we do, our partners and collaborators, and for information on how to get involved in our work.
Lastly, Jazzman John Clarke (1948 - 2018) - ever in our thoughts...
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