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Thu 06 November 2014

John Hegley

Poetry, comedy and live music, with consumate wordsmith John Hegley who tonight will be joined by a live band. ‘Comedy’s poet laureate” The Independent Local man John Hegley’s first public performance monies came from busking his songs, initially outside a…

Tue 22 July 2014

What is Beauty

Mediorite and Poached Creatives present Art Exhibition ‘what is Beauty’ showcasing outsider art, film, poetry and painting from young people and adults who have experienced mental health issues and those simply value creative expression as an important part of their…

Thu 26 June 2014

John Hegley + Simon Munnery

Poems, anecdotes and songs with Eleanor Moreton on fiddle, from consumate wordsmith John Hegley, joined by special guest Simon Munnery JOHN HEGLEY ‘Comedy’s poet laureate” The Independent Local man John Hegley’s first public performance monies came from busking his songs,…

Wed 09 April 2014

Penny Rimbaud’s L’Académie des Vanités

What was Penny Rimbaud’s ‘Last Amendment’, but is now ‘L’Académie des Vanités’, continue their quarterly residency with further adventures into the realms of words and music or, as Rimbaud puts it, ‘the poetry of jazz and the jazz of poetry’.…

Wed 05 March 2014

Pop-Up Circus’ Soapbox Series

A new night giving voice to individual artists and performers. Lizabel Stella (aka Bocca Di Stella) will be reading a selection of her poetry. Producer Laura Shacham presents a taster menu of the documentaries currently occupying her brain-scape. From the…