Rob Gee

  • Role:Associate Artist
  • Location:Leicester
  • Introduction:Mental health nurse turned stand-up poet, Rob has won numeorus poetry slams, including the Edinburgh Slam, BBC Two’s Why Poetry Matters Slam, the Arts Council's LitUp Slam and the Orlando Poetry Smackdown, as well as over twenty awards for his solo shows. He leads creative workshops in schools, prisons and mental health settings, with all ages and ability ranges, and regularly performs at mental health-related events.

    "The kind of performer you pray you'll discover... awe inspiring."
    Orlando Sentinel

    "One of the most gifted and funny poets in Britain today." - Hammer and Tongue