Gardens + Other Such Tree Places is a show about what it means to grieve in a world that is constantly reminding you that it is alive. Through a combination of poetry and storytelling Ruth explores loss, life and leaves and their interconnectedness.

Roundhouse Resident Artist, Ruth Awolola, is a Nigerian Jamaican poet, performer, workshop facilitator and theatre-maker currently based in Manchester.

Gardens + Other Such Tree Places is work in progress, supported by the Roundhouse Resident Artist programme.

Read more about Ruth Awolola as our Resident Artist here.

To find out more about our Resident Artist Programme, click here.