In this week’s Best of the Listening Room feature, meet Nupur Saraswat, a passionate and theatrical stage performer who brings an electric energy on stage with her bold, brave and volatile words. Nupur performed during National Poetry Month, and showcased the power words have to move audiences. Watch her perform, “Watch Me Piece Together,” from Sofar Bangalore, and read more about her work and influences in the interview below.
Everything is Beautiful -- Princess Nokia
Vulnerable, narcissistic, deliberate, free flow, audacious, forgiving
Sanskari Girl Tour 2017 with Kate Black-Regan. We took a two-woman theatrical poetry show to cities in India and Europe including Mumbai, Bangalore, Berlin, Amsterdam, Paris, etc. It was the most powerful feeling to hold a creation of your own and see it become something so agile and evolving.
I am currently working on creating a book of my writing.
Amanda Palmer, for the glory of witnessing two unfettered women exist on one stage. The power of our words, our bodies, would be one to behold. I see her and I see somebody whose work, autonomy over her earnings as an artist, her movements have reached the optimal state called flow that a few artists ever witness happen.
London, I have always wanted to perform in London. I suspect I might find my people there.
Meet more artists like Nupur performing live every week in the Sofar listening room, and at in-person shows reopening around the world.