Rebecca Sharp

 

A new workshop at Falkland Centre for Stewardship in Fife; visiting the archaeological dig on Falkland estate, writing work in response.  Details in the Diary.

 

 

Working with the Youth Theatre's 15-18 year-old group to write a new issues-based play.

 

 

Developing new work for Edge Hill University & The Arts Centre, EHU.  Publication launch November 2019 - details to follow.

 

 

RS's commissioned poem The Declaration of Barrbru appears in the new anthology Scotia Extremis, edited by Brian Johnstone and Andy Jackson, published by Luath Press.  Available now, with reading events through 2019.

 

Another new poem Font will appear in sculptural form at the Corbenic Poetry Path in Perthshire, as well as in the accompanying publication. Installation and launch event forthcoming for Autumn 2019.

 

 

'irresistable' - Times Literary Supplement, December 2017

Five Charms for the Potingair - RS's poetry work based around medieval alchemy and natural perfumery is now available: the limited edition box-set of five poems and five scent-blends is available via the Poetry Apothecary website.

 

 

"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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                   

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

                                       

 

 

 

 

 

                                                     

 

 

 

 

 

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BYRE YOUTH THEATRE - commission:

THE AIR THAT CARRIES THE WEIGHT - some reviews:

POETIC OBJECTS:

WRITING TIME - workshop:

POETRY COMMISSIONS:

NEW WORK COMMISSION, Edge Hill University: