Part of The Last Word Festival, celebrating fearless storytelling.

A work in progress show by Zia Ahmed

Zia is from North-West London. He is a London Laureate, having been shortlisted to be the Young Poet Laureate for London 2015/16.

He is also a former Roundhouse Slam champion and was in residency at Paines Plough as part of Channel 4’s Playwright Scheme 2017.

The Roundhouse goes to extraordinary lengths to provide opportunities for young people to be heard.

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