Category Archives: The Bike Shed Theatre
Jo Shapcott reading ‘Go Inside the Tree’, appearing at Exeter Poetry Festival on Thursday October 3rd
As a preview of Jo Shapcott’s reading at the Exeter Barnfield Theatre on Thursday October 3rd at 7.30pm when she will be sharing the stage with Sean O’Brien, here she recites ‘Go Inside the Tree’:
Sunday 6th October 2013
EXETER POETRY SLAM 2013 hosted by Morwenna Griffiths and Tim King
The Bikeshed Theatre, 7.30pm – £5
Tickets from The Bikeshed box office or phone 01392 434169
To take part email email@example.com
12 of the finest poetic performers in the south-west will go head-to-head in the fourth instalment of this annual competition hosted by Morwenna Griffiths and Tim King un the convivial surroundings of Exeter’s The Bikeshed Theatre
Taking the Mic co-presenters Morwenna Griffiths and Tim King proudly host the fourth Exeter Poetry Slam!
12 of the finest poetic performers in the South West will go head to head in the 4th instalment of this annual competition. Previous winners include Ian Royce Chamberlain, Robert Garnham and Daniel Haynes, so expect the very highest standard of competition.
The Slam will be held over three rounds, comprising three heats, a semi-final and final. The winner of each heat and the two highest scoring runners-up will qualify for the semi-final. The two highest scoring poets in the semi-final will compete head-to-head in the final.
To apply to take part, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Slam! poets will also be asked to supply a biographical note of no more than 40 words (strict maximum) by Monday 30th September 2013, to be read by the referees to introduce each contestant to the audience.
12 contestants, 3 rounds, 1 winner, much kudos.
Prizes and judges to be confirmed.
Tickets £5. Free with a Membership.