Past Events

London

Jawdance: October

Wed 16 Oct, 7.30pm

An institution of the London spoken word scene, Jawdance brings you acclaimed feature acts alongside up-and-coming artists in poetry and music. October’s […]

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Midlands

Bright Smoke

Thu 10 Oct, 7.30pm

Join some of the country’s top poets and performers for a free monthly poetry event. Bright Smoke is a poetry […]

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South West

Forked: Truth

Thu 03 Oct, 8pm

This October, FORKED is a National Poetry Day special all on the theme of truth. Celebrate National Poetry Day in […]

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North

Words First Final

Fri 27 Sep, 7pm

Words First is a talent development scheme that sees BBC Radio 1Xtra, BBC Asian Network and BBC Contains Strong Language […]

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South East

Trope: Happiness

Tue 15 Oct, 7.30pm

Brighton’s quarterly spoken word showcase Featuring top UK artists alongside local musical and spoken word talent, each Trope has a […]

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North

DiVerse #18

Fri 06 Sep, 7pm

A monthly spoken word night for unheard and under-represented voices in Teesside. DiVerse features special guests and open mic performers […]

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London

Door-to-Door Poetry

Thu 05 Sep, 8PMThu 12 Sep, 8:30PMWed 18 Sep, 9PM

Rowan McCabe is the world’s first Door-to-Door Poet. Knocking on strangers’ doors, he asks what is important to them. He […]

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Midlands

Hit the Ode: HYP Showcase

Fri 11 Oct, 7.45pm

Hit the Ode brings remarkable spoken word artists to the heart of Birmingham.  October’s edition is the Hippodrome Young Poets […]

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London

SPIN: Adventures in spoken word

Wed 16 Oct, 4.30pm

Join Apples and Snakes’ word-wizards at Bloomsbury Festival as they cook up amazing ways to play with storytelling and poetry. […]

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Midlands

Bright Smoke

Thu 12 Sep, 7.30pm

Join some of the country’s top poets and performers for a free monthly poetry event. Bright Smoke is a poetry […]

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London

Jawdance

Wed 18 Sep, 7pm

Join us for London’s biggest spoken word night! An institution of the London spoken word scene, Jawdance brings you acclaimed feature […]

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South West

Earth from Space – Adventures in spoken word

Thursday 29 AugSat 03 Aug, Workshops will be at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pmSun 04 Aug, Workshops will be at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pmTue 27 Aug, Workshops will be at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pmThu 29 Aug, Workshops will be at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pmFri 30 Aug, Workshops will be at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2.30pmSat 07 Sep, Showcase WeekendSun 08 Sep, Showcase Weekend

Spoken word poet Deanna Rodger and singer-songwriter Gemma Rogers are Artist’s in Residence at We the Curious this summer Over […]

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London

PLOT 17: Work-in-Progress

Sunday 08 SepSun 08 Sep, 3pm

A hip-hop garden festival for families Join underground hip-hop hero Kenny Baraka AKA The Green Man on his mission to […]

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North

DiVerse #17

Wednesday 07 Aug

A monthly spoken word night for unheard and under-represented voices in Teesside. DiVerse features special guests and open mic performers […]

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Midlands

Bright Smoke

Thursday 08 Aug

Join some of the country’s top poets and performers for a free monthly poetry event. Bright Smoke is a poetry […]

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London

Jawdance

Wednesday 17 Jul, 7.30pm (7pm open mic)

Join us for London’s biggest spoken word night! An institution of the London spoken word scene, Jawdance brings you acclaimed feature […]

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Midlands

Bright Smoke

Thursday 11 Jul, 7.30pm

Join some of the country’s top poets and performers for a free monthly poetry event. Bright Smoke is a poetry […]

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Midlands

Hit the Ode

Friday 05 Jul, 7.45pm

Hit the Ode brings world-class spoken word artists to the heart of Birmingham. One regional, one national and one international poet […]

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North

DiVerse #16

Friday 05 Jul, 7pm

A monthly spoken word night for unheard and under-represented voices in Teesside. DiVerse features special guests and open mic performers […]

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