CV

Here is resume of Anthony’s career to date:

2015

February: Freeway Poets…Love, Bournemouth

Residencies

Monthly: The Bus Driver’s Prayer, London

Radio

February: LiveWire Live, Hope FM, Bournemouth

2014

January: Paper Tiger Poetry, Vauxhall, London

January: OutSpoken, London

February: Forked! (Apples & Snakes) Plymouth

February: Second Chances, Tottenham

March: OutSpoken, London

August: The Art House, Southampton

September: Talking to Strangers, The Poetry Cafe, London.

November: Jason Why’s Book Launch, The Poetry Cafe, London

 

Residencies

The Bus Driver’s Prayer, London

Poetry Slams

March: Talking to Strangers   –  WINNER

2013

Theatre

August: Nuclear Winter, London (writer and prodcuer)

Featured Act

February: Forget What You Heard About Spoken Word, London

March: Mad Pride, London

June: Mad Pride, London

June: Chillout Zone, Hard Rock Calling, London

July: Pop-Up Poetry, Guildford

December: A Unique Night Out, London

December 2nd Chances, Tottenham, London

Outreach Events

April: Stimrock Express, London (National Autistic Society).

May: Mind (Winchester)

June: An evening of Poetry, National Autistic Society (Ladbroke Grove)  

November: Epsom Mental Health Week   

December: AutFest, National Autistic Society (Ladbroke Grove)

 

Residencies

Monthly: The Bus Driver’s Prayer, London

Radio

July: Session for the PH7 Show on Optical Radio, London

2012

Poetry Slams

January: Farrago New Year Slam, London WINNER

March: Hammer & Tongue (Cambridge) Slam WINNER

June: Purbeck Arts Festival Slam WINNER

June: Farrago Summer Slam Runner-Up

July: Hammer & Tongue (Hackney) Slam Runner-Up

July: Farrago School’s Out Slam Runner-Up

December: Farrago UK Slam FINALIST

Featured Act

January: Featured Act at The Others, London

February: The Hobgoblin Poetry Night, London

February: Featured Act at The Others, London

March: Featured Act at The Others, London

March: The Farrago Spring Slam, London

April: Paper Tiger Poetry, London

May: Jawdance, London

July: Featured Act at Saturday Soapbox, The Poetry Cafe, London

July: Featured Act at Girlfriend in a Comma, London

August: Platform 1, The Poetry Cafe, London – 2 shows

August: Featured Act at Festibelly Lymington

August: Jazzman John’s Thinking Cap

November: Kat Francois’s Intimates, The Poetry Cafe, London

December: Poetry Jam, London

Outreach Events

October: Epsom Mental Health Week with Love Me Love My Mind

December: Mind (Eastleigh)

Residencies

Speech Motion at The Others, Stoke Newington.

Radio

March: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)

September: Session for the PH7 Show on Optical Radio (London)

2011:

Festivals

July: Performed in “That’s Easy for You to Say!” (4-star review) (Exeter Fringe Festival)

Poetry Slams

May: Purbeck Arts Festival Poetry Slam 2011 WINNER

May: Atmoslam, The Lights, Winchester Runner-Up

June: Ejector Seat Poetry Festival Southampton WINNER

November: Farrago Qualifier Slam, Reading WINNER

December: Farrago UK Slam FINALIST

Featured Act 2011

February: Featured Act at The Headstand in Cambridge.

May: Featured Act at Horseplay in Brighton

July: Featured Act at Vaudevillian Nights at The New End Theatre, London

September Began on-going monthly residency at Speech Motion, Stoke Newington.

October: Featured Act at Kiss the Sky, London

October: Featured Act at The Others, London

November: Featured Act at The Others, London

December: Featured Act at Poetical Caberet, London

Support Act

March: Supported Joshua Idehen, Marie Phillips and Jake Wallis Simons at Mike-U- Like: (The Winchester, Bournemouth)

April: Supported Rachel Rose Reid and The Ruby Kid at Freeway Poets (Bournemouth)

April: Supported Captain of the Rant and Christian Watson on the Southampton leg of their tour

October: Supported John Cooper Clarke (Bournemouth)

Local Radio 2011

Febraury: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)

September: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)

2010:

Poetry Slams

February: Hammer & Tongue (Brighton) WINNER
March: Hammer & Tongue (Bristol) WINNER
June: Purbeck Arts Festival Poetry Slam 2010 WINNER
June: Winchester Library Poetry Slam WINNER
July: Bang Said the Gun (London) weekly Slam WINNER

October: Lyrical Design Poetry Slam (Cardiff) Runner-Up

October: Hammer & Tongue (London) Runner-Up

Featured Act 2010

September: Performer at a fund raising event for SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity) (Salisbury)

October: Performer at End of Show Party at Epsom Mental Health Week

October: Oxjam Festival Poetry Event in Bournemouth

Support Spots 2010

June: Supported Byron Vincent in Cardiff:
June: Supported Elvis McGonagall at the Apples & Snakes 451 Open Mike (Nuffield Theatre, Southampton)
June Supported Andreattah Chuma at the Apples & Snakes 451 Open Mike (Nuffield Theatre, Southampton)
July: Supported Pete the Temp at Bang Said the Gun (London)
August: Supported Inua Ellams at Freeway Poets (Bournemouth)

November: Supported Will Stopha and Tshaka Menelik Imhotep Campbell at Freeway Poets (Bournemouth)

Local Radio 2010


May: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)
June: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)
August: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)

October: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)

November: Livewire Live with Comedy Radio Boscombe on Hope FM (Bournemouth)

December: Guest on The Allan Turner-Ward Show on Hope FM (Bournemouth)

2009:

Performed the show “How Do You Solve a Problem Like Britannia at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, as well as other shows in the south of England, including a Headlining Spot at The Grand Opening of the Art House, Southampton in May.

2008:

The Mindset of a Mental Patient published by Chipmunka, reaching No.4 in their Best Seller List.