TORRIANO MEETING HOUSE IS ENTIRELY USER FUNDED, DONATIONS WELCOME
A Torriano benefit
Sat 14 Dec 7.30 for 8pm
The New Factory of the Eccentric Actor present Blue Blouse by Penny Dimond, directed by Garry Merry. A performance inspired by 1920s Soviet agitprop. With seasonal jollity and vodka. Collection: lots of money in the hat please!
Torriano Poetry readings 2019
Sundays at 7.30pm.
Poets from the floor welcome. Admission £5/£4 (according to pocket)
11th – Canadian visiting poet Jeanette Lynes, Nancy Mattson and Jacqueline Saphra
25th August – Bendigo Australian poet Tru Dowling and Katherine Gallagher
8th – Launch of Valley Press Anthology
15th – Stephen Watts reads his own work and translations including poetry of Kurdish Syrian poet, Golan Haji
22nd – Jo Roach and Anna Robinson
29th – Jack Cooper, Julian Bishop and Mary Duggan
6th – Torriano Locals: Linda Black, Timothy Ades, Steven Fowler, Lynne Hjelmgaard, and Marianne Burton
EXTRA Saturday 12 October 6-8pm. Poetry pamphlet launch, Travelling Light, by Frances Galleymore.
13th – Ruth Hanchett, Karina Vidler, Irene Richards, M Anne Alexander, Liba Ravindran Enfield Stanza Group introduced by Mary Duggan
20th – Joan Michelson and Martyn Crucefix
27th – Leah Fritz. Launch of new publication, Gone
3rd – Edmund Prestwich and Ian Pople
10th – Readers from the ‘Work’ issue of Magma Graham Buchan, Mark Coverdale, Fran Lock, Caroline M Davies, Claire Booker, Terence Dooley introduced by the editors Benedict Newbery and Pauline Sewards
17th – Mary Dickins and Alison Campbell, introduced by Katherine Gallagher
24th – Caroline Carver, Anne Stewart and Peter Phillips, introduced by Katherine Gallagher.
8th – Jenny Mitchell, Wendy French and Dan Bennett
15th – Joe Carrick Varty introduced by Lisa Kelly
The Poetry Laboratory. Workshop with poet and tutor Sue Burge. Saturday, 16 November 2019. 2-5 pm. £28. To book contact Sue Burge on firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01263 663024. Further details on www.sueburge.uk
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.
Monday 28 Oct, 25 Nov,30 Dec 7.45 -11pm
A musical event.
Friday 29 November
Dorten Yonder playing songs by Maggie Eiseman-Renyard, traditional songs & dance tunes.
Also original songs from Alan Franks
and Charlotte Moore.
StoryNight is storytelling for adult audiences, hosted by Nell Phoenix. Monthly, second Wednesday. 7.30. 13 Nov, 11 Dec. £8
November: Michael Wedgwood ‘Nine Paintings’.
Sunday 24 Nov, 2-4pm. Open afternoon to meet the artist, see the pictures, have a drink.
December: Agnes Hay, ‘New Works’
- Socialist Party of Great Britain meet. For further details please contact:-Tel: 020 7609 0983 Email: nlb.spgb[replace with @sign]gmail.com
TORRIANO WORKING GROUP
Friday 6 Dec 6.30pm. For planning events and sharing work. This meeting runs TMH, planning events and sharing the practical and logistic work between us. All participants welcome.