Travelling Light. A One Woman Show

What is it ? Travelling Light is  a feast  of  poetic story-telling binding three generations of women, through a gritty and moving autobiographical account of a fractious and touching mother/daughter relationship. It is a multi- artformed account of a mother, daughter of a Windrush Migrant from the Island of Nevis , who is reunited with…

HKB Finn and Leeto Thale – Conversations performances

The objective of Conversation performances is to expose an audience to a high quality musical, spoken word and visual experience. How? True to any conversation, the freedom to contribute with an opinion on a theme allows the audience to be taken on a genuine journey as poets, visual artists, musicians and dancers respond to each…

Past Conversations’ Team

This crew of people were prepared to go out on faith to follow an idea of a pursuing a fresh way to create. Sometimes being a working artist, you can find yourself in a groove where your art can become stifled as you try to pay the bills. “Conversations”was an opportunity for them to meet…

Conversations – Verse In Dialog: Inception

Conversations began in the basement of the Poetry Cafe in London’s Covent Garden with myself, Randolph Matthews (Vocals, Percussion), Henrik Jensen (bass), and Mauricio Velez (percussion and lautist). We were all fascinated with the way poetry and music were virtually one language if we as the artists allowed ourselves to be open to the processes…

Zena Edwards is “Raising Game” – EP Xtra

Due to popular demand, ©V:iD brings you Zena Edwards collection of poetry and music in “Raising Game” extended EP. “This is a selection of my favourite spoken word and music collaborations over time . I’m proud of them all and thought it was time to have them compiled so I  can look back on them…

TRAVELLING LIGHT GOES TO FEMFEST IN CANADA

Travelling Light gets its first sharing on Canadian soil as part of FemFest 2011: Staging Inspiration. The festival runs from 17th till 24th September in support of theatre and performance made by women and I will be performing  an hours worth extracts and ideas thus far developed. Its an exciting time. Click to read the…

Security goes to Japan

Security- the Woman Show in the Shizuoka Theatre Festival 2010. Making history. The first UK show EVER to be performed at this prestigious theatre fest. Honoured.

LAB SESSIONS and TECH RUN for TO INTIMACY

Present: Maxwell Golden, HKB Finn, Zena, Matt and Kelly, Nigel, Rapahel, Jon Speedy, Thebe, Ben, Jason Yarde, Leeto Thale. Everyone came in ready with a zingy energy to create and we began with a jam session in which the theme tune for the night came about. Thanks to a freestyle from our emerging spoken word artist…

THE NEXT SHOW – TO INTIMACY AND BEYOND

THE NEXT CONVERSATIONS PROJECT: TO INTIMACY AND BEYOND Its been in the making for the last 5 months. The great thing about To Intimacy is the investment that everyone involved has dedicated so much to make it a blinding event. The technical team at the Albany have been on board form the top and have…

©V:iD – Conversations: Verse In Dialog

What we do. We create. We collaborate. We advise and mentor. We celebrate. ©V:iD (or seevid) is an artist-led grassroots social enterprise arts and consultation company producing arts initiatives, arts  in education projects and artists support.  providing creative services rooted in Live Writing and  the Spoken Word in collaboration and dialog with other art forms…