Author: Joseph Coelho

Poetry Playtime is live on the BBC IRadio Player listen to what happened when I got to play with words with some wonderful little poets. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p041w1cx Check out all the episodes and get your little poets poeticising!...

It's been a grand old week it started with a performance of my latest theatre show Zombierella at the brilliant Redbridge Central Library two schools were invited for performances and "Ewwed" at all the right parts especially the removal of Zombierella's guts!    I was next continuing...

The last 24 hours have been a whirlwind I'm over the moon to receive the Clippa Poetry Award 2015 it's a great honour. http://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2015/jul/16/clpe-childrens-poetry-award-2015-winner The Clippa Award ceremony was held at The National Theatre - So I guess I can say I have performed at The Nash...

My next project will be two new plays for children under the working title 'Cloaked Tales.' Having been successful in a Grants for The Arts Application from Arts Council England. Cloaked Tales will be a collaboration between a Textile Artist (Sara Lowes), Performance Poet (Me), a Composer (Jonathan...

ACE said YES!!! Two new plays for Children will be hitting libraries and theatres this Autumn. one for 3-5 year olds and another for 7-12 year olds. I'm really excited about this project. Watch this space for updates as rehearsals get underway. Can't wait to be working...