Live music from Jazz New Blood
Live music by Rosie Frater-Taylor (guitar and vocals) and Roella Oloro (piano) from Jazz New Blood.
In this month’s action packed show Nia Charpentier, Pearl Wise and Julia Lorke are joined by Meriel Jeater, curator at the Museum of London to talk about an upcoming exhibition about the great fire of London, we speak to Cressida Brown and the cast of her current play Re:Home, duo Georgia Fair join us in the studio for a live acoustic session, we hear about the Festival of the Imagination and we hear from Somalian born Nafisa about her arrival to London.
Re:Home – What happened to the residents of the Beaumont Estate?
We talk to Cressida Brown director at OffStage Theatre and the actors of Re:Home a play currently on at the Yard Theatre about her unique approach to site specific verbatim theatre. Re:Home is the sequel of Cressida Brown’s 2006 production, Home, made and performed before the demolition of the Beaumont Estate in Leyton. In 2016, Cressida revisits the Beaumont Estate and the people she interviewed 10 years ago.