Well. That was fun, wasn't it? Another set done w/o paper. Slowly building up my confidence with regards to learning my set and also being able to do the inbetweeny banter bits that are sort of scripted but rehearsed enough so that they don't feel like they are. The Rhythm and Poetry (RaP Party) is… Continue reading Walthamstow Garden Party (RaP Party)
Unfortunately, due to the ill health of the host, tomorrow's gig has been cancelled. Apologies for the last minute update (though I'm reasonably sure it will impact 0 people). I'm a little annoyed at the late notice but it sounds like the host tried to push through the illness and just couldn't so I hope… Continue reading SPEAKBEATS IS CANCELLED
Hello! This is a post to let everybody know that I will be performing at The Purple Turtle which is at 9 Gun St, Reading RG1 2JR The gig starts at 8pm - there's an open mic section before me. If you want to pop along, that would be amazing. I will be travelling out… Continue reading SpeakBeats Update #2
Okay, so it seems that several poets were booked for the night in anticipation of one of us not being able to make it but since we all can, I've been bumped back to JUNE 18th
I got to share a stage with some of my favourite people/poets and chat about Billy Wagger Dagger! I can't take the credit for that nickname, I stole it from someone who performed at Hammer & Tongue a while ago. And then I got to do a poem about my relationship with the Bard and… Continue reading Barbican Shakespeare Weekender
is a new poetry night in Reading and I put myself forward to be considered for a feature slot (sent Youtube vids and pages of poems) and I have been offered a (PAID) gig on May 21st! More news as I get it!