KH Del Rio Smith / D E S C E N T
To uncover a truth that is buried, you must first accept the lies you tell yourself.
Journey into a mind where memory, music and myth have merged. This intimate, autobiographical piece explores the recovering of memories by a survivor of childhood trauma.
‘Gave me chills, such a brave and heart wrenching performance!’ Audience Member
D E S C E N T has been commissioned by Croydonites Festival, as part of our mission to nurture and develop local artists.
Katie Hurley / You’re SO F**KING Croydon!
“It was my nemesis, I hated Croydon with a real vengeance. It represented everything I didn’t want in my life, everything I wanted to get away from. I think it’s the most derogatory thing I can say about somebody or something: ‘God, it’s so f**king Croydon!’ – David Bowie.
Join writer-performer Katie Hurley, for a work in progress of her debut solo show, ‘You’re SO F**KING Croydon!’. Interweaving music, dance and noughties culture, Katie explores themes of home and hope, as she boldly asks if where you live, shapes who you are and who you are destined to be?