£4 per person
Suitable for ages 16+
What do you think would happen if you knocked on a stranger’s door and offered to write them a poem? Rowan McCabe is the world’s first Door-to-Door Poet. Through a funny and thought-provoking mix of spoken word and theatre, find out about his adventure around the North East of England, from his visit to a council estate in Stockton, to his appearance on BBC Breakfast.
“A crusading optimist for humanity… highly talented with verse” – 5 stars, Broadway Baby.
About Rowan McCabe
Rowan is a poet, playwright and performer from Newcastle upon Tyne. He has appeared at Glastonbury Festival, the Royal Albert Hall and his work has been featured in the Guardian, on BBC Breakfast, The Verb and was named ‘Best of Today’ on BBC Radio 4. In 2014 his one person show North East Rising sold-out at Northern Stage and was given 4 stars from the Journal. At the start of 2015 he became an Associate Artist for Live Theatre and co-wrote and performed Red is the New Blue. The play had a sell-out run when it first appeared at Live and was brought back to their main stage the following year. In 2017 he was invited to The Hague to deliver a TEDx Talk on Door-to-Door Poetry.
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