I'm an Artist, let me in! showcased the work of five artists with learning disabilities to 45 potential employers and artistic collaborators.  The showcase formed part of Go inc to work, Spare Tyre's assisted employment programme for artists with learning disabilities wanting to make the transition into paid work in the performing arts. 

David is a writer with great wit and insight, particularly interested in writing for radio.  He is also a commanding performer and a magician, and has performed his magic at a number of events including at club nights for Heart 'n' Soul and East London Dance, at a Connected Culture event, and at Unity Festival in Cardiff.  His latest piece of writing was in partnership with BBC Radio Drama, Morgan's Lake.  He also wrote Another Day, which featured in I'm an Artist, let me in!at the Roundhouse Studio Theatre on 25th May 2010 and toured to the New Diorama Theatre in October 2010.  You can listen to Another Day below.

Work Experience

Morgan's Lake, a radio play created in partnership with BBC Radio Drama, 2010
David has devised for and performed in the following productions:

David has been an Assistant Workshop Leader at the following venues:

Charlton School, Greenwich 2009
Unity disability arts festival, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff 2008

Qualifications

  • Entry Level and Level One inc.Theatre skills course, accredited by OCN, completed 2008
  • Participated in Go inc to work, assisted employment programme for artists with learning disabilities, 2008-2010