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Sophie

Crawford

Sophie is an actor, musician, writer and producer who studied at Cambridge University. She is the co-artistic director of Glimmer Theatre alongside Andrew Brock.

In addition to Glimmer, Sophie runs a monthly poetry and music night, Patterned Ground; The Singaround - a monthly folk singing session, gigs and records as a solo musician and produces and performs with the drag king band Boyz.

Music

Boyz

Sophie released her debut album 'Silver Pin' in November 2018 with cellist and composer Oliver Coates. She is recording her second album with the PRAH foundation in 2019.  She was a 2016 New Roots finalist and tours regularly around the country.

 

Upcoming gigs:

18th February 2019 The Green Note, London 7pm

22nd February 2019 The Ivy House, London  7pm

22nd March 2019 Shoreham Folk Club, Shoreham 8pm

 

Further information can be found here:

 www.facebook.com/sophiecrawfordmusic

 

Listen to her latest album 'Silver Pin' here:

https://www.youtube.com/embed/SLRsUNW5siE

patterned

Ground

Started in 2015, Patterned Ground is a friendly place in which writers and musicians can try out new work in front of a listening audience. Founded originally in a reclaimed office block, Patterned Ground now takes place at Housmans Radical Bookshop in Kings Cross. 

 

Upcoming Events:

26th February 2019, Housmans Bookshop, 7:15-9:30pm

19th March 2019, Housmans Bookshop, 7:15-9:30pm

30th April 2019, Housmans Bookshop, 7:15-9:30pm

 

Examples of the music and poetry performed at Patterned Ground can be found on the Youtube channel here:

 

 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCejxXx4WmcL1Nhxxv2MWC7g

 

Further information on Patterned Ground can be found on the facebook page:

 www.facebook.com/Patternedground

 

If you are interested in sharing your work email Sophie@glimmertheatre.co.uk

Boyz is a drag king band which gigs regularly and also runs drag king club nights.

 

Upcoming Gigs:

TBC April, Bethnal Green Working Men's Club, 10pm

4th May, Buttmitzvah, venue TBC

More information can be found on www.facebook.com/boyzdragkingband

Singaround

The Singaround is a monthly folk singing session that takes place at The Harrison in Kings Cross. It was created as a friendly, structured environment in which people can informally learn about folk singing traditions from around the world and is completely free.

 

Upcoming Singarounds:

16th February 2019, The Harrison, 5-8pm

30th March 2019, The Harrison, 5-8pm

27th April 2019,The Harrison, 5-8pm

 

Further information can be found on the facebook group:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/harrisonsingaround/

Or join the mailing list by emailing:

sophie@glimmertheatre.co.uk