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Imogen Stirling


Saturday 13.08.22

What Time

19:30 - 21:30


Rosebank Playing Fields

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Imogen Stirling is an award-winning performance poet and playwright (BBC, Sky Arts, Neu! Reekie!), recently named ‘Artist of the Year 2021’s supported by the National Theatre of Scotland (Scottish Emerging Theatre Awards).Her latest collection, Love The Sinner, is a modern retelling of the seven deadly sins, with the bold and searing poems celebrating human frailty, love and resilience within a world obsessed with self-betterment.

Both a mirror and rallying cry, Love The Sinner reflects on the meaning of being human today. The collection has been called ‘the work of a lyrical genius’ (Benjamin Zephaniah), ‘a perfect creation’ (Kirstin Innes) and ‘rich and otherworldly’ (Salena Godden). It is currently on tour and will debut as a stage show in 2023.

+ local support from Open Plan

Tickets are free and there’s no need to book. Please access the Rosebank from Bankhead (opposite the Co-op).