Hit the Ode

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

This month we welcome Anthony Anaxagorou who will perform extracts from his new collection After the Formalities; Liz Berry whose first book of poems, Black Country, was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, received a Somerset Maugham Award and won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Award and Forward Prize for Best First Collection 2014;  and Great Northern Slam Winner Ellen Moran.

Hosted by Bohdan Piasecki.

Wish to share your own work on stage? Sign up on the night from 7pm – 7.30pm to enter your name into the open mic lucky dip draw! 10 slots up for grabs, maximum 3 minutes each, selected at random – what have you got to lose?

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