Experimental Words

Biology meets balladry as leading scientists are paired with incredible spoken-word artists to collaborate on a new performance, celebrating the creative similarities between science and the performing arts. The result? A diverse display of rhyme, rhythm and reason. A project from Dr. Illingworth and Mr. Simpson.

Experimental Words has previously happened in Edinburgh, and is currently running in Manchester, London, and Canterbury, and is funded by Arts Council England. 

 
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the packed out audience will never again doubt the validity of the two pursuits being combined
— Manchester Mule