Imogen Stirling – Love The Sinner

Hailed as a ‘lyrical genius’ by Benjamin Zephaniah, Imogen Stirling’s writing crackles on and off the page. Join this award-winning performance poet as she shares work from her new collection, Love The Sinner, a modern retelling of the seven deadly sins. Swooping from the mundane to the immense, the collection is at once a mirror and rallying cry, reflecting on the meaning of being human today. Poetry, storytelling and music intersect to create a vibrant live experience.

About Imogen Stirling

Imogen Stirling is a performance poet, theatre-maker, musician and writer. She was awarded ‘Artist of the Year 2021’ (Scottish Emerging Theatre Awards/National Theatre of Scotland), is part of the Convergence 2022 screenwriting cohort and co-founded Siren Theatre Company. She can be seen on BAFTA-winning Sky Arts documentary, Life & Rhymes, and has performed her work widely throughout the UK and abroad (inc. BBC, Latitude Festival, Lindisfarne Festival, Neu! Reekie!, Sofar Sounds). Her second poetry collection, Love The Sinner, was published by Verve Poetry Press and is also a live show-in-progress, supported by Vanishing Point Theatre Company.