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Belated Blogging

This is very belated, but here’s a little blog I wrote for the fantastic East Leeds FM about the work I did as part of their Writing on Air festival back in June. http://www.elfm.co.uk/news/chapel-blog-matthew-bellwood/ And here are some links to … Continue reading

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An Icy Man

West Yorkshire Playhouse were kind enough to offer me some rehearsal space last month  and I spent three days there, working on a NEW SHOW. This is the first new solo piece I’ve put together for a while that is … Continue reading

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City Walk

Back in June, I was involved with a project called City Walk. This was a site-specific performance event, which took place on the streets of Leeds as part of the Ludus Festival . I worked as co-director on the piece … Continue reading

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His Legitimate Booty

Whilst I was at Brighton Fringe, I had a really interesting chat with Mathilda from Fringeguru.com about storytelling and folktales in general. We talked about the way that stories change over the years and become subject to the agendas of … Continue reading

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The Unquiet Dead – preview

Many thanks to fringeguru.com for saying lots of lovely things in this preview of The Unquiet Dead. “Despite the bookish Hendricks Gin programme becoming a fixture, Brighton feels a little light on literary events this year – which is why … Continue reading

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Radio project with Seacroft Womens Fellowship

Over the course of 2011, I was lucky enough to be asked to work with the Seacroft Women’s Fellowship – a group of women who meet every week at Seacroft Methodist Chapel in East Leeds. The fellowship has been in … Continue reading

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Leeds Library performances, 21st & 28th November

Hello All, Just a quick reminder about the show I’ve been working on with the wonderful A Quiet Word. The piece is called The Book in my Head is Now on the Page and it’ll be happening at The Leeds … Continue reading

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Edinburgh blog – What’s On Stage

Well, it appears to have finally arrived. This year, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival runs from the 5th to the 29th of August. It lays claim to the title of the world’s biggest arts festival. And I’m going to be a … Continue reading

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ELFM Storytelling Cabaret – The Seven Ages of Man

I’ve been working quite a lot this year with the lovely people at East Leeds FM – a community radio station based in Seacroft. The company work with schools, community groups and local artists to create and broadcast a whole … Continue reading

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New podcasts / 365 tiny stories April round-up

There’s a couple of new Book Club podcasts up on the Simply Syndicated website – more info on the listen/podcasts page. You can also read the tiny stories for April here and follow the project on Twitter here.

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