Cecilia Knapp

Performed in Sofar London

Bio: Cecilia Knapp is a poet, playwright and performer. She has performed all over the UK and internationally. Commissions include the TATE, Penguin, The Guardian and the BBC and she has been featured in Vogue as one of the UK's young poets to watch. Her work has been anthologised, most recently in The Dizziness of Freedom (Bad Betty Press.) She was shortlisted for the role of London Laureate in 2018 and longlisted for the 2019 Outspoken poetry prize. Her first one woman show Finding Home was published by Burning Eye Books and toured the U.K. extensively. Her latest play Losing The Night is supported by The Arts Council and recently premiered at the Roundhouse, enjoying a sold out run. She is currently poet in residence at Great Ormond Street hospital and tutors the Roundhouse Poetry Collective.

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