About - Kate Wakeling
Kate is writer-in-residence with Aurora Orchestra where her scripts, stories and verse for family audiences have featured at Kings Place, the Melbourne Festival, the bOing! Festival and on BBC Radio 3. She also writes (and sometimes performs) with chamber ensemble TROUPE – ‘concerts that tell stories’ – with recent shows at Wigmore Hall and the Spitalfields Music Summer and Winter Festivals.
Books - Kate Wakeling
A to-die-for title, btw) are muscular, technical and highly musical. I didn’t just enjoy these poems, I tasted, relished and devoured them. They will remain inside me as linguistic jitterbugs, verbal jumping beans. To read them is a quicksilver zip through language and Wakeling should be congratulated for putting together such an assured, bravura body of work.' Richard Skinner,. Is a collection of poems for children published by the Emma Press, featuring illustrations by Elīna Brasliņa.