Live SHOW - ONLINE episodes - PODCaST - Music - film - book
The theatre spoken word, music and comedy show “We are what we overcome” highlights the challenge of change, the voices in our heads and the peaks (at times very deep) troughs of life. It came from a dark place and Matts ridiculous but ultimately rewarding effort at self help by performing at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2018.
“An evening of thoughtful, honest, conversation and great music. At times raw and emotional, at others, full of humour and an uplifting perspective. Heartfelt thoughts and moving lyrics. An Incredible night of enlightenment and Entertainment.” - Audience members
Online Live Show - incl. Changing Tides, Through the Tunnel, The Psychiatrists Chair
"Changing Tides" is the first of 5 one hour enhanced stories taken from the Live Theatre show. Based around Antony Gormley's Another Place, the story is set within the ebb and flow of the Mersey. Music, Comedy, Spoken word and chat.
Theatre Production - We are what we overcome.
This two hour show and full band performance mixes live music, heartfelt stories and open conversation about Mental Health
Podcast - We are what we overcome
A musician, an improviser and a psychotherapist talk about mental health and wellbeing. A podcast for starting an essential conversation about mental health, particularly for men. Numerous episodes available online now.
Songs from the band and the show online at Spotify; I-tunes; Deezer etc
We've produced a number of music videos avaiobel on YouTube and Facebook. Currently working on one with Film makers to accompany next years theatre tour .
Due for release early 2021 the book will contain expanded dialogue around the stories from the show and some connected to it. With illustrations from Stevie Mitchell (inky conditions) and insights from a variety of artists.
Currently working with the Samaritans, New Art Exchange, MIND, Mental Health Foundation, Furthest from the Sea CIC amongst others.