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The Maximum Wage

Performance combining hectic game-show silliness, satirical bite and economic critique.

David Collard, The TLS

Supported by Arts Council England

InterInterInter with Matthew Shlomowitz and David Helbich 2008-9


A European touring company with Matthew Shlomowitz, David Helbich, Tomma Wessel and Shila Anaraki

They came out of nowhere like something out of The Hitch-hikers’ Guide to the Galaxy

Chip Shop 2010-13

Chip Shop

A London Word Festival commission

But it’s the Chip Shop – a live installation from the resident Henningham Family Press – which is satisfying the biggest appetites.

Nancy Groves, The Independent
12 foot Vinyl Experiment with Half-handed Cloud 2008

Dalston art duo transform the Foundry basement into a 12 foot record player… has to be seen to be fathomed.

Time Out
King James Bible Bash 2011

King James’ Bible Bash

A London Word Festival commission

There’ll be geodesic domes, a man-powered print production line, a score by Carl Brown of the Wave Machines, and Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time on Casio. You’ll not see anything like this at your local church this Sunday.

Le Cool Magazine
An Unknown Soldier (chant for three voices) The Poetry Library, Royal Festival Hall 2014

An Unknown Soldier

Brings a much-needed sense of indignation and disgust to present-day rituals of commemoration and gives a voice to the anonymous war dead of all nations without tapping into simple patriotic sentimentality.

David Collard, The Times Literary Supplement
Broadsheet Ballads with Jon Bilbrough 2009


A London Word Festival commission

It comes as no surprise this is the brainchild of live screenprinters the Henningham Family Press.

Bella Todd, Time Out

Monday School with Half-handed Cloud