A group of young poets from the Theatre Royal Stratford East, mentored by Kat Francois delve into the sensitive and complex subject of mental health.

This piece relays their own experiences but also the experiences of others. Through focus groups and interviews they have connected with people of different ages, genders and walks of life, gathering personal stories of mental health.

Using poetry and theatre they have created a dynamic, emotive and memorable piece of work.

Directed by Kat Francois, playwright and Formerly World and BBC 3 TV Slam Champion.

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