Past Events

London

SPIN: About The Earth

Spoken Word and Rap in Libraries Across Lewisham Join Apples and Snakes’ eco-‘word’- warriors for a fun-filled 45 minutes of […]

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Midlands

Hit The Ode XL

Fri 04 Nov, 7-10.30pm

An XL line up for an XL Hit The Ode A little bit tongue in cheek, this Hit The Ode […]

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London

Plot17 at Southbank

Sun 23 Oct, 11.30am - 4pm

PLOT17 is a mobile block party traveling the world raising awareness, inspiring action and the message of ‘making things green’. […]

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London

Jawdance X Bloomsbury

Sun 23 Oct, 6-8 pm

Jawdance comes to Bloomsbury Festival. This is your chance to own the stage alongside some of the biggest names in […]

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Midlands

Apples and Snakes X The Verb

Sat 10 Sep, 19.30

Apples and Snakes X The Verb: 40 years and Counting This special edition of The Verb, hosted by Ian McMillan, […]

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Online

Bad Poetry with Helen Seymour

Thu 18 Aug, 2-4pm

This event has now sold out. We will be holding a waiting list, please contact communications@applesandsnakes.org to join this. If […]

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London

Performance for Queer Poets

Sat 16 Jul, 2-4pm

Pride month may be over for another year but we aren’t done yet. If you are an LGBTQ+ poet based […]

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London

Plot17 at Family Dayz

PLOT17 is a mobile block party traveling the world raising awareness, inspiring action and the message of ‘making things green’. […]

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London

Jawdance: May 2022

Join us at Richmix for the best spoken word night in town Our usual host Yomi Sode is back at […]

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Midlands

Full Moon: GOBS Collective Showcase

Sat 07 May, Doors 7pm, starts 7.30pm

Join GOBS Collective for an evening of full-moon-inspired poetry performances punctuated by the incredible Randolph Matthews. GOBS have been in […]

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Midlands

Poetry Retreat: Nottingham

Sun 15 May, 10-4pm

A one-day event for poets at all stages to refresh, reboot and connect. The retreat offers creative workshops, discussions and […]

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London

Poetry Salon

Fri 10 Jun, From 7.30pm

Apples and Snakes x Bloomsbury Poetry present: POETRY SALON Join your host, award-winning poet and Bloomsbury’s poetry editor Kayo Chingonyi […]

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Midlands

Hit The Ode: May 2022

Fri 06 May, 19:00 - 22:00

Hit the Ode is a unique performance poetry night bringing world-class spoken word artists to the heart of Birmingham to […]

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London

Jawdance: April 2022

Wed 20 Apr, From 7pm

Come and join our notorious* Spoken Word night in Richmix Join us and your usual host, Yomi Sode, as we […]

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Online

World Poetry Day 2022

Mon 21 Mar, 19.00 - 20.30

World Poetry Day Mini Break with Lorna Zita (English and Portuguese) For World Poetry Day this year, Apples and Snakes […]

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South West

Poetry Retreat | Lyra

Sat 09 Apr, 10am-4pm

A one-day event for poets at all stages to refresh, reboot and connect. The retreat offers creative workshops, discussions, mentoring […]

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Midlands

Hit The Ode

Fri 18 Mar, 7.45 - 10pm

We’re back for 2022 with Hit The Ode Hit the Ode is a unique performance poetry night bringing world-class spoken […]

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London

SPINE: ZooLab: Zoo on a Broom

Thu 03 Mar, 4pm

Discover a zoo tale which has become a year round ZooLab favourite. Join ZooLab on a rhyming story adventure based […]

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London

SPINE: Storytelling workshop: Wonder

Sat 26 Mar, 14.30 - 15.30

Storytelling workshop inspired by R.J. Palacio’s picture book ‘Wonder’ Join Cat & Hutch as they explore the world of “Wonder” by R.J. […]

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London

SPINE: Storytelling workshop: Hom

Sat 12 Mar, 14.30 - 15.30

Storytelling workshop inspired by Jeanne Willis and Paddy Donnelly’s picture book ‘Hom’ Hom is a creature. Not just any creature […]

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