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Play, Sat 11 Mar 2017

Paula Varjack: Show Me The Money

Paula Varjack: Show Me The Money

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After six years of austerity, is it even possible to be an artist and make enough money for luxuries ike bread? 

SHOW ME THE MONEY is a funny, inspirational show by multimedia artist Paula Varjack looking at how artists manage to support their creative dreams. Using a blend of documentary-style interviews with live performance, Varjack lifts the lid on what artists do to make ends meet. In doing so, SHOW ME THE MONEY provides a painfully honest, yet ultimately optimistic portrait of life in contemporary Britain as government cuts bite.

Show me the Money has been developed at Jackdaw Theatre, Battersea Arts Centre, Bikeshed Theatre and Rich Mix supported by the National Lottery through Arts Council England. 

Artist Bio:

Paula Varjack is a writer, filmmaker and performance maker. Her work explores identity, the unsaid, and making the invisible visible. Trained in stage management, filmmaking and performance, she enjoys working across and combining disciplines; performance, theatre, documentary and spoken word. She has performed at numerous arts festivals and cultural spaces including: Glastonbury Festival, Berlin International Literature Festival, Vault Festival, Chelsea Theatre, The Victoria & Albert Museum, Richmix, Wilton's Music Hall, Battersea Arts Centre, The Southbank Centre, Círculo de Bellas Artes, Musicbox Lisbon, Es Balluard Museum of Contemporary Art, and The Photographer's Gallery.

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Sat 11 Mar 2017 19:30 to 21:30
11 Mar 2017 7:30pm - 9:30pm

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Live Art Bistro,
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