Penned in the Margins produces pioneering work in spoken word, live literature and cross-arts. Our productions have toured to venues and festivals all over the UK and beyond.
In 2014 we are touring three shows: The Shroud by Siddhartha Bose, Drift by Caroline Bergvall and The Shipwrecked House by Claire Trevien.
A sparkling one-woman performance that blends poetry with theatre
Touring Autumn 2014
Premiere at Southbank Centre, 17 July
Touring October 2014
A two-man miniature epic about loss, time and the things that connect us
Previews: London, May 9-11 / Norwich, May 17
A major new experimental literature and performance project which toured in 2013.
Four new commissions in response to the 2011 riots
Kalagora is an explosive coming-of-age journey across three continents, splicing theatre, poetry, and video.
Three young writers attempt to strongarm their way into one of the most exclusive and bizarre writing movements of all time.
Acclaimed poet and musician Anthony Joseph embarked on an eight-leg tour of the UK and Europe.
Six of the most gifted young writers sound off in a fourteen-date UK poetry tour.