One World Hull 2017
In 2017 Helen brought One World to Hull as part of it’s City of Culture celebrations. The Hull One World Freedom Chorus was recruited specially for this event, performing the show three times at Kardomah 94 theatre and Jubilee Church. Four local poets were commissioned to write for the show, introducing fresh new material with a local perspective: Cassandra Parkin, Jodie Langford, Julie Corbett & Paul Clarke. Gary Hammond (ex Beautiful South, Hut People) played percussion and the shows were compered by Andy Train & Phil White. Supporting guest singers from the Hull Youth Choir completed the line up.
Click here to see more about the One World Hull shows, watch footage etc.
New spoken word commissions for One World Hull
The spoken word commissions for One World Hull are available to read here:
- Money Rap by Paul Clark Download PDF
- So Why Are We So Proud To Have Been An Empire by Julie Corbett Download PDF
- Superhighway To Justice by Jodie Langford Download PDF
- Two Futures by Cassandra Parkin Download PDF
One World Devon 2011/12
Helen completed the writing of One World in 2011 and first presented the show in Devon with her performance choir Glorious Chorus. The show was performed in Totnes, Plymouth, Bristol and Exeter between 2011 and 2013. Local published poet Daverick Leggett wrote 2 pieces of spoken word for the show which are still included in One World today.’ Click here to see footage from the original shows in Devon.