Hello

I am a theatre-maker, poet, game designer/writer, producer, & occasional academic. A northerner in London, I used to run 'Performance in the Pub'. I speak at events. run workshops for theatres & lecture at universities about performance, games and participation. I work with people on digital & playful things. I am a DIY punk/emo fan (and very lazy record label co-founder), triathlete, activist, & have a veggie/vegan recipe blog called foodthatwemake which I struggle to update now London eats all my time. In general you can find me online as 'hannahnicklin'. Hey, look! --> my portfolio.

My Work

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Most recent blog posts

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  • A Different Postcode

    For 6 days over the past 3 weeks I’ve been working with Applied Theatre undergrads at the UEL Stratford Campus on a piece of story collection-driven participative art making (that’s a mouthful, I know, but my work with them encompassed participative practices in performance and games, hence; art). I worked with them to devise a series […]

  • Our Heart Is Here

    The train tracks are singing The train tracks are singing to me I have never heard them sing like this I put my headphones in I put my head phones in with nothing playing which is the closest I get to this city I leave the theatre and I put my headphones in with nothing […]

  • Announcing: the game designers

    a screenshot of games of each of the makers I'm walking with

    So a week or so ago I launched a brand new project A Psychogeography of Games. I’ve very excitingly been invited to be the new resident speaker at VideoBrains, starting in June and as I have 6 months to play with I thought it would be great to use the time to develop a series/idea/take some […]

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