About Me

Fueled with creative ammunition from a young age, BananaSharma surrendered to the pull of poetry in 2013 when she made her debut in West London’s spoken word scene at Iron Mic Showcase.

Since then, BananaSharma has:
> headlined international stages – TEDxBritish Asian Festival, London, Mumbai and Dubai
> delivered talks and poetry at national conferencesSlough Borough Council
> written and published critical essays on contemporary life and society – Being in Beta, 2017
> delivered bespoke creative writing programmes and workshops – Primary and secondary schools, colleges, universities, youth and charity organisations across UK, including SEN
> made various radio appearancesBBC Radio London, Sunrise Radio, SOAS Radio and LCR

By profession, BananaSharma manages web content for a global insurance group, tailoring their business tone of voice and strategising means of content distribution. By passion, she offers her guidance and art on a wide variety of creative and youth projects:
> associate – Award winning Empoword spoken word collective
> mentor – Rifco Theatre’s associate programme
> digital marketing adviser – Tattva Authorship Programme

For performance or workshop bookings and enquiries, contact BananaSharma here.