This is what we do for a living

This is what we do for a living

By Shiva Grings
The life and times of a street theatre artist in Europe. What is street theatre, where does it take place and who on earth would do such a job? Find out in these exclusive books excerpts read by the author himself.

Five episodes, released weekly every Wednesday.

Get the book from the 20th of May 2020 over www.bod.de
Find out more under www.shivagrings.com
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Saint Peter
In this, the final episode of the series, we head to Russia to discover how Chinese take-away can taste the same when served in different locations and how the Russian street theatre scene can - if one is not careful - end with a great deal of vodka. If you enjoyed this miniseries, why not consider buying the book. It comes out today, on the 20th of May 2020. It's available via www.bod.de or via www.shivagrings.com 
12:51
May 20, 2020
On ice
It's not all about standing on squares and pulling a crowd. There are times in a street performer's life when you get hired to do shows in places you didn't even know existed. In today's episode we learn a thing or two about ice skating. This is the forth of five episodes rom the forthcoming book, This is what we do for a living,  Find out more under www.shivagrings.com or buy the book from the 20th of May onwards on www.bod.de
12:15
May 13, 2020
False Teeth
In this, the third episode of the forthcoming book, we are taken on a day trip to that most beautiful of capital cities, Bern. But all that glitters is not gold, as we soon find out once a pair of teeth find their way into the story. Further info under www.shivagrings.com
13:06
May 6, 2020
Oliver Twist in Liverpool
In this second instalment of the novel, "This is what we do for a living," we return to the early days of street theatre: those gentle first encounters,  experiences in drawing a crowd and the occasional murder attempt...
12:27
April 29, 2020
Hanging around
The first chapter of the upcoming book, "This is what we do for a living," In this chapter we land in the rather quirky world of street theatre, in the middle of a rather prickly situation... Buy the book from the end of April 2020 onwards under www.shivagrings.com and www.bod.de
13:39
April 21, 2020