Here are some of the main projects Rachel has been working on.
Funeral flowers by Emma dennis-edwards
“Emma Dennis-Edwards is astonishing in this definition of important, powerful theatre.”
Rachel is currently directing a play written and performed by Emma Dennis-Edwards called Funeral Flowers. Originally commissioned by The Royal Court Theatre as a part of Tottenham Festival, the play is currently supported by The Pleasance Theatre and Clean Break and is in the middle of a full length run at Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Rachel has recently signed a publishing deal with acclaimed spoken word publishers Burning Eye Books for the exclusive release of her debut full length poetry collection Little You. Little You will be available for purchase online and in bookshops, May 2019.
totally thames 2017 - boat poet residency
Rachel was commissioned over the summer of 2017 as a poet in residence on the Thames as a part of Thames Festival Trust’s annual month long event Totally Thames.