Sophie is a 25 year old poet from South London.

 

Her poetry performances include Boiler Room TV, Just Jam TV, for The W Project at Shoreditch House, Emerald Live Events, Steez, on NTS Radio, at Bussey Building for Getting By and Converse, at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA),  for Sophie Mayanne's Behind the Scars Exhibition, and for Nasty Women UK.

 

Sophie has been interviewed by Mouvement, Twin Magazine, Slink Magazine and Square Mile. She has been featured in The Culture Trip, Riposte Magazine, The ScotsmanHero Magazine and Vogue Italia. She has written three scripts for Stella Consonni (director, Object and Animal) which have been premiered across Vogue and Nowness.

Her latest release is called 'Nasty', an audiobook produced by grime MC and producer, Blay Vision, listen here. She has been published in Words By, for Unicef. Her latest publication and debut poetry book, Blessings, Mainly Schoolings is available for pre-order, and out 30th October 2020.

She currently hosts the Lyricism Show on Foundation FM, and has held her own residencies at the Hoxton Hotel Group and Boxpark. Guest features include a residency on Rinse FM, with Marcus Nasty.

Her clients include Schuh, Object and Animal, New Balance, Outset Art. She has supported Charlotte de Santos at Jazz Cafe and NAO on her last album launch at Represent Radio. Sophie has also written and performed the narrations for various successful performances on behalf of Feathers of Daedalus Circus, notably the highly praised Coppelia (Edinburgh Fringe Festival).

Photography by Vicky Grout. Taken at Getting By Event, Bussey Building, Peckham.

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