poetry

Join multi award nominated Edalia/Edward Day in this kickass poetry writing workshop, playing with rhythm, mixing classical forms with modern spoken word. Suitable for page poets, spoken word artists, rappers, prose writers, wordsmiths and anyone with a love for words.

Sunday Night Stories podcast seeking work from new writers.

Passionate and clever verse drama about love, radical politics, and skuzzy indie stardom. Luke Wright’s performance is spellbinding.

The ancient tale Silence, the daughter of the heir to Duke of Cornwall who is raised as a boy to secure their inheritance, is stunningly told by Rachel Rose Reid

Calling all South West artists- Fest West 2019 are keen to hear from artists working in all disciplines of contemporary live performance including theatre/music/dance/spoken word/circus/inter-disciplinary performance/ work in non-theatre spaces. There are loads of opportunities to take part in the…

An engaging and provoking poetry masterclass with Nick Makoha, winner of the Brunel University African Poetry Prize 2015 and writer of The Dark.

Keywords: masterclass, poetry

New York, 1962. Beat poet Elise Cowen commits suicide and her family incinerates all but eighty-three of her poems. Intertwining her surviving work with real interviews, Elise pieces together the true story of the woman shrouded by Ginsberg’s shadow.

‘Hidden Voices’ is a poetry collection around identity by people from ‘The Misfits’ theatre company.

Keywords: exhibition, poetry

Blah’s Big Weekend returns this June for three days of spoken word, music, beer and plenty of poetry. Featuring some of the biggest names in spoken word, fix it in your calendar and prepare for a weekend jam-packed with alliteration,…

Children’s theatre show, teaching little one’s about what is happening in the political climate, with verse and song

Showcasing the UK’s best spoken word performers, presented by Bristol Old Vic, Tangent Books and Anna Freeman – monthly Mondays

Keywords: poetry, spoken word

A packed weekend showcasing the UK’s best spoken word performers – presented by Bristol Old Vic, Tangent Books and Anna Freeman

Keywords: poetry, spoken word

A packed weekend showcasing the UK’s best spoken word performers – presented by Bristol Old Vic, Tangent Books and Anna Freeman

Keywords: MCs, poetry, rap, slam, spoken word

A packed weekend showcasing the UK’s best spoken word performers – presented by Bristol Old Vic, Tangent Books and Anna Freeman

Keywords: poetry, spoken word

A packed weekend showcasing the UK’s best spoken word performers – presented by Bristol Old Vic, Tangent Books and Anna Freeman (workshop for poets ages 16-25)

Keywords: poetry, spoken word

Having played together for over 10 years, World Poetry Slam champion Harry Baker teams up with jazz musician Chris Read for the imaginatively titled Harry and Chris.

Keywords: poetry, spoken word

Performers wanted for Off Book, a late-night charity cabaret at The Bristol Hippodrome.

Milk Poetry returns to Tobacco Factory Theatres, featuring acclaimed spoken word artists Joelle Taylor, Maria Ferguson and Sean Hill. Also shining a spotlight on talented local poets Maya Blackwell and Stephen Lightbown.

Shakespeare’s sensual best-selling poem about Venus’s desire for, and seduction of the hunter Adonis.

New scratch night in Exeter at The Exeter Phoenix! Artist / Theatre Company / Tech call out!