Pete Bearder

Pete the Temp performing

Pete Bearder

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Pete Bearder (aka Pete the Temp) is a poet, educator, musician and loop pedal artist. His work has been featured on BBC Newsnight, Radio 4 and the World Service.

In 2009 he became the Hammer & Tongue National Poetry Slam Champion and last year he did a national tour of his one man stage show ‘Pete (the Temp) vs Climate Change’ in which he single handedly defeated climate change using only his mouth.

In 2013 he became one of the world’s first Spoken Word Educators to be placed full time in a secondary school. He then went on to this in a primary. He has toured Europe with his work and now lives in Berlin as street entertainer.