A hopeful, heartfelt expression of love for humanity. Internationally touring spoken word artist, performance philosopher and agent of social change, Erfan Daliri, presents a show that will break your heart and heal your past in 90 minutes.
Building resilience through facing the darkest parts of ourselves and humanity; this is a hybrid of seminar, spoken word and theatre. Erfan uses music, freestyle spoken word and a story-telling style that will leave you breathless.
From working with ex-child soldiers, migrant families and Indigenous Australian youth in remote communities to running early-childhood education workshops, producing arts events and directing festivals catering to thousands of people; Erfan draws from a deep well of experience to see to the needs and exigencies of society.
This event will leave you changed, and prepared to take on the world.
Warning: Contains mild coarse language, adult themes(violence, self harm or suicide, sexual assault or abuse, domestic violence)
“An unassuming, quietly compelling presence on stage, he has that admirable talent of drawing an audience in, and soon having them eating out of his hand. Australia’s hottest spoken-word export.” Russell Thompson – Apples & Snakes, London
“Erfan spins a web of words, weaving cultural influences with spiritual insight to deliver a beautifully human performance.” Matthew West – ArtfulScribe, Southhampton
“Mixing storytelling with imagery, emotion and restraint, flow and a more natural delivery, Erfan is a talented writer and performer set to make a mark on the international scene.” Bodhan Piasecki – Apples & Snakes, Birmingham