A unique performance poetry night bringing world-class spoken word artists to the heart of Birmingham.
February’s Hit the Ode is a collaboration with UniSlam, the UK National University Poetry Slam & Summit.
Bringing together teams of poets from university communities across the UK and Ireland to take part in a comprehensive programme of development workshops and to compete in one of the most exciting slams in the British spoken word calendar.
Hit the Ode is a unique performance poetry night bringing world-class spoken word artists to the heart of Birmingham. One regional, one national and one international poet. Featured acts are performing alongside open mikers + special Unislam surprises.
Wish to share your own work on stage? Sign up on the night 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?
Friday 1 February7.30pm (7pm for open mic sign up)
The Patrick Studio, Birmingham HippodromeHurst St, Southside, Birmingham B5 4TB
First ever Poetic Theatre Makers showcase is this Friday! A chance to see the freshest new work from some of the most exciting spoken word artists working across artforms. 22 Feb, 7.45pm @BirminghamRep. https://t.co/1UU6WrLWYR #PerformancePoetry #SpokenWord #NoWordUnspokm