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Torriano Poetry readings 2016
Sundays at 7.30pm.
Poets from the floor welcome. Admission £5/£4 (according to pocket)
22nd – Dempsey & Windle publishing Eddie Chauncy, Kyle McHale and Dónall Dempsey introduced by Janice Windle
29th – Thistles and Andromeda, a themed reading first presented last November at Poetry in Aldeburgh 2016 by members of the Torriano Meeting House Poetry Group: Chris Dodd, Stephen Elves, Wendy French, Lisa Kelly, Christopher Williams, Christine Webb, Cheryl Moskowitz, Norbert Hirschhorn, Ruth Ingram and Susannah Hart
5th – Meet The Editors: Anne Stewart (www. poetrypf), Alwyn Marriage (Oversteps Books) and Jeremy Page (The Frogmore Papers) introduced by Peter Phillips
12th – Joan Michelson and Amali Rodrigo
19th – Murray Shelmerdine, Peter Phillips and Dan Kennedy
26th – Ruth Ingram’s launch of translations of Selected Poems by Hans Sahl and Anne Boileau introduced by Lisa Kelly
5th – Katherine Gallagher and Jane McLaughlin
12th – Sue Macintyre, Roddy Maude-Roxby and Lynne Hjelmgaard
19th – Leah Fritz, Frances White, Nancy Mattson and Jane Duran
Benefit for Torriano
Eve Pearce & Timothy Adès
Thursday 26 January, 7 for 7.30pm. £5/£4
An Evening with Will: his sonnets in old and new versions
Presented by award-winning actress, Eve Pearce (Royal Shakespeare Company, West End productions of ‘Wild Oats’ and ‘Les Liaisons Dangereuses’, Mike Leigh’s ‘Topsy-Turvey’); and award-winning rhyming translator of Victor Hugo Timothy Adès who in his updating of Shakespeare has eschewed the letter E.
Poetry workshops led by regular Torriano host and Hearing Eye poet Lisa Kelly. Saturdays 1-5pm. Saturdays 1-5pm. Saturdays 25th Feb; 18th March 1-5pm . £19 /£15 per day. Book with Lisa by email: lisakellyuk[at]yahoo[dot]com
Unity Folk Night
8pm last Monday of each month the Unity Folk Club meets at Torriano Meeting House. Songs, ballads, poems and music. All welcome. £4.
INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY: Sunday 5 March with The New Factory of the Eccentric Actor
StoryNight is storytelling for adult audiences, hosted by Nell Phoenix. Monthly, second Wednesday. 7.30.
Coming this spring shows by:
- Socialist Party of Great Britain meet. For further details please contact:-Tel: 020 7609 0983 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- TORRIANO WORKING GROUP This meeting runs TMH, planning events and sharing the practical and logistic work between us. All welcome.