Two new Poetry Apothecary workshops at the Centre for Stewardship, Falkland - this time in the open-air Chapel. Sat 5th August + Sat 2nd September. See Diary for details and booking.
As well as the popular workshops, RS has been developing new work and concepts around the idea of holistic creative practice. The new site creates space for those ideas to grow, and will also contain information of forthcoming workshops, events and other news. Info will continue to be posted here along the way, as well as at the dedicated site.
RS has been invited to represent Scotland at the International Poetry Festival of Nicaragua in February 2017. She will be reading her own work, with new Spanish translations. The trip includes visits to NYC and Washington DC, where she will be reading and giving workshops; and a sharing event at StAnza: Scotland's International Poetry Festival upon her return in March. Support received from Creative Scotland for the trip and other outcomes.
Rules of the Moon returns for Hidden Door festival, at the old Citadel theatre in Leith.
Monday 29th May, 7.45pm. First performed in Liverpool in 2013, RS and sound artist Philip Jeck will rework the show for the atmospheric venue. See Diary for details.
"poignant and elegiac dramatic tone poem on loss and life"..."It's rare for all of a play's different elements to be so connected" 4 stars, Neil Cooper - Herald Scotland
"beautifully poised"..."downright thrilling"... "At times, Sharp's poetry is simply immense."
4 stars, Joyce McMillan - The Scotsman
RULES OF THE MOON / Philip Jeck:
THE AIR THAT CARRIES THE WEIGHT, March 2016 - some reviews: