Video of Socialist Fucking Realism
Socialist Fucking Realism is a project based on poetry by Sean Bonney protesting the capitalist ruination of London by David Cameron and Boris Johnson. We got together a Sprechchor of members of the public and worked with them over 5 months to devise and prepare material for this performance, joined by violinist Ashot Sarkissjan.
Performed live and filmed at LSO St Luke’s, London on 29th June 2013.
Violin: Ashot Sarkissjan
Performance devised with The London Sprechchor, directed by Philip Venables
Music by Philip Venables.
Text: Sean Bonney.