Publishes 7th April 2022. Preorder now and we’ll dispatch upon publication.
‘There are children in Holbeck without crayons. Living in a city with an opera company. An opera company paid for with money from all of us. Until everyone has crayons no one gets opera. That’s what I believe.’
A deeply moving memoir of how one theatre company fed their local community during the Covid pandemic of 2020.
When crisis hits, and audiences stay home, what’s the most useful thing a theatre company can do? The answer was to become a food bank and one-stop-help-shop for those in need. In one year, Slung Low would go on to deliver over 11,000 food parcels.
‘We believe that access to culture is a fundamental part of a happy life. We believe that actions, however small, can have a big impact. We believe that culture can change our world for the better. We are uncompromising in our beliefs. We look forward to welcoming you.’