Ella Frears

Ella Frears is a poet, writer and visual artist. She was awarded a place on the Jerwood/Arvon Mentoring Scheme 2016/17 and received a fully funded scholarship for the MA in Creative Writing at Royal Holloway where she was poet in residence and wrote about the Cassini Space Mission. She has also just been shortlisted for the poetry category of the Manchester Writing Competition. Her pamphlet Passivity, Electricity, Acclivity is published by Goldsmiths Press.


What Days We’re Having Now »

Alex MacDonald, Ella Frears and Will Harris use poetry to examine the adventures of early adulthood

Sat 9 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | £5.50/£4.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium


How To Keep Time

Technical information

     -   One performer on stage, tours with one technical stage manager
     -   Tours with Roland TD-4KP electronic drum kit & cable
     -   Tours with own DI box & radio mic

Venue requirements

     -   Stage dimensions - minimum 3m x 2.5m
     -   Hard power on stage for drum kit
     -   High quality PA system and sound desk with XLR and ¼” jack connections
     -   On-stage monitor/foldback for performer if available
     -   Relevant license for use of radio mic if required (please contact to discuss details)
     -   Vocal microphone and stand
     -   Programmable lighting desk
     -   End-on or thrust seating configuration


Ella Frears