Smashing It: Working Class Artists Making It Happen, The Westbourne Press

  • London
  • crafts, combined arts, dance, film, interdisciplinary arts, libraries, literature, music, theatre, visual arts
  • Elizabeth Briggs


A creative industry worth having cannot exist without working class artists! Join us for the launch of Smashing It, an anthology of working-class artists on art, life and making it happen. Hear from leading working-class musicians, playwrights, visual artists, filmmakers and writers as they share how they overcame obstacles, from the financial to the philosophical, to make it in the arts.

Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX

23 September


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There on the night: Sabrina Mahfouz, Omar Hamdi, Joelle Taylor, Salena Godden, Monsay Whitney, Fran Lock, Emma Dennis-Edwards, Maureen Duffy, Courttia Newland, Travis Alabanza, Sabeena Akhtar, Bridget Minamore, Rabiah Hussein, Madani Younis & Rebecca Strickson