Building a Voice-Percussion Gun to Kill Glitches in Memory

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Dates and Times

Tue 29 Nov at 9pm

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Ticket information

£8 (work in progress)

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Presented by Antosh Wojcik

16+

What happens when memories disappear? Where do they go — and can we get them back?

 Using just his voice and a Roland TD-4KP electric drumkit, Antosh Wojcik explores the effects of dementia on speech, memory and motor skills. Assigning rhythms to family members, Antosh attempts to build a ‘voice-percussion gun’ to destroy inherited Alzheimer’s. Poems become beats become glitches in time in this poignant and mesmeric display of live drumming and spoken word.

Produced by Penned in the Margins
Image credit Stefan Wojcik

Have a list to Antosh’s previous work on Soundcloud here.

About the company

Penned in the Margins creates publications and performances for people who are not afraid to take risks. They believe in the power of language to challenge how we think, test new ideas and explore alternative stories. As well as their award-winning publishing list, they curate and produce a wide range of productions: from bespoke literary salons to internationally touring theatre shows. Notable past productions include Kalagora by Siddhartha Bose (Edinburgh Fringe & UK tour, 2011-12), Electronic Voice Phenomena (UK tour, 2013) Drift by Caroline Bergvall (UK tour, 2014), The Shipwrecked House by Claire Trévien (UK tour, 2014) and Schlock! by Hannah Silva (UK & international tour, 2015-16).

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