The Endz

Harris Academy Peckham, The Multi-Story Orchestra

“The system rejected us when it should have protected us. This is our story”.

Told through spoken word, song, rap, and accompanied by the Multi Story Orchestra, The Endz tells the story of two friends torn apart, and the heartbreak caused by youth knife crime in London. The piece was created by students about gang culture, based on their own experiences and realities; working with singers, Abimaro Gunnell and Fran Lobo; poet, Yomi Sode and composer Kate Whitley.