spoken word

Barbican Theatre has supported emerging artists and companies through its history, aiming to help them move to the next level in their creative journeys. Our Thrive Associate scheme offers in-depth support to a select group artists over the course of…

Tribe of Doris is a social enterprise promoting cross-cultural cohesion and education through creativity, dance, song and ceremony. Based in Bristol, Tribe of Doris connects local, national, and international creative practitioners to new audiences and communities. Tribe of Doris works…

Bristol-based Tribe of Doris Festival 2019 offers over 200 workshops including dance, drumming and song with world-class arts practitioners at Stanford Hall, Lutterworth, Leicestershire (coaches available from Bristol)

Sundays at The Wardrobe Theatre: Stimulate your Sunday brain by coming down to Sharp Teeth’s monthly night of many genres

Take one last look at your teenage bedroom – its floordrobe and cereal bowls, the photos on the wall – then head out into the world.

Milk Poetry presents a Spoken Word, Musical Bonanza!

I’m the Programme Manager at the Crick Crack Club: Promoter and programmer of performance storytelling events across the UK – creating shows, events & festivals focused on international fairytale, folktale, myth & epic.

true-life story sharing (pay want you decide event)

(Mostly) True-life story sharing…

Three top-rate Bristol performers give a unique evening of poetry, music and festive-themed silliness!

Trained in circus and physical theatre, worked as an actor, clown, stand-up, storyteller and comedy magic, in theatres, cabarets, festivals, comedy clubs, schools, palaces and behind, over and underneath public houses. Loves impro and audience interaction making every show unique….

Fundraising Cabaret for PWB! Featuring a variety of special acts, cake and laughs. Picture everything from burlesque to poetry!

True-life story sharing…

Afrika Eye Festival presents a spoken-word and song workshop aboard Bristol Ferry with Edson Burton & Priscilla Andersohn reflecting on Bristol’s harbourside and it’s connections with the African diaspora.

True-Life Story sharing… come to listen and/or tell…

Vanessa Kisuule explores our obsession with what is sexy through comedy, spoken word, dance and various states of undress

SARDOVILLE’s one man romp, presented as part of IGNiTE.

True-life storytelling.

UNLEASH YOUR TALENT. Come and audition for Creative Youth Network’s super show. We are on a mission to hunt down Bristol’s best performers and collaborate to create an immersive masterpiece this winter. Age 16-25.