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ROAR, explores the role of laughter and resilience through the writing of daily short form poetry It aims to use the lightest of touches - a small WhatsApp performance space - in its quest for resilience during the global pandemic.

ROAR is currently taking place in a closed performance space of 6 writers based in the UK and Australia in May 2020. The writers of ROAR are:

Valerie Berry

Jenevieve Chang

Tuyen Do

Melissa Lee Speyer

Lucy Sheen

Gabby Wong

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