Category Archives: Theatre

And In Other News: Paula Varjack Tours the UK

Our favourite bespectacled poet from Germany and co-founder of the excellent Anti-Slam, Paula Varjack, will be touring the UK this autumn. Paula possesses spades of wit, humour, and a pleasantly offbeat style of poetry, so do yourselves all kinds of … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music, Poetry, Prose, Theatre | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Poejazzi’s 5th Anniversary Feat Cornelia, MistaGee

Poejazzi, hailed by the Southbank Centre as “London’s premier poetry and music night”, celebrates its 5th anniversary with a brilliant array of talent. There will be music from Cornelia, the Swedish singer-songwriter whose beautiful blend of folk and electronica has been praised by Flying … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music, Poetry, Prose, Theatre | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Charlie Dark Live Score of Black Orpheus at Southbank Centre

Black Orpheus is one of the best films I’ve ever seen, having never seen it on le big screen I am very excited about Charlie Dark’s live re-score/re-mix at the South Bank Center as part of the Vision Sound Music … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music, Theatre | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Poejazzi: This sunday at Volupte lounge. Come Down!

Hi all, by now you know the drill…the line-up is fantastic, consisting of Nii Aykwei Parkes, Commonwealth Prize-nominated writer and poet; and Paul Cree and Sean Mahoney, two poets from the free-flowing, fast-rising poetry collective The Rubix Collective.  There’ll also be a solo flute … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music, Poetry, Politics, Prose, Theatre | Leave a comment

Guest Post: Niall O’Sullivan, “Don’t Be Afraid to be Difficult”

Defining performance poetry, spoken word and live literature is a mug’s game. You can see the reason why we attempt it, pigeon holing may be frowned upon but it’s a necessary evil when seeking media attention or applying for funding. … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Poetry, Prose, Theatre | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment