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Torriano Poetry readings 2016
Sundays at 7.30pm.
Poets from the floor welcome. Admission £5/£4 (according to pocket)
4th – Peter Ebsworth and Katherine Lockton, introduced by Lisa Kelly
11th ‘From Page to Stage’ poets John Bevan, Pamela Harrison, Belinda Singleton, Tim Waller introduced by Lisa Kelly
18th 3.00-8.30pm. Come All Ye, a seasonal festivity bring bottles, food, songs, stories, poems
22nd – Dempsey & Windle publishing Eddie Chauncy, Kyle McHale and Dónall Dempsey introduced by Janice Windle
29th – Torriano in Aldeburgh – Thistles and Andromeda
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 Rodriguez
19th – Murray Shelmerdine, Peter Phillips and Dan Kennedy
26th – Ruth Ingram’s launch of translations of Selected Poems by Hans Sahl introduced by Lisa Kelly
5th – Katherine Gallagher and Jane McLaughlin
12th – Sue Macintyre, Roddy Maude-Roxby and Lynne Hjelmgaard
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. September 24th; October 15th; November 19th. £19 /£15 per day. Book with Lisa by email: lisakellyuk[at]yahoo[dot]com
‘From Page to Stage Poets’ led by Lisa Kelly. A unique opportunity for up to six poets to develop a set of poems for performance on 11 December at the Torriano Meeting House at 7.30pm. Over five workshop sessions you will develop your poems and performance techniques leading up to your Sunday night reading at the Torriano. Tuesdays 11.30am – 2.30pm. November 8th; November 15th; November 22nd; November 29th; December 6th. £95. 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.
StoryNight is storytelling for adult audiences, hosted by Nell Phoenix. Monthly, second Wednesday. 7.30.
Wed 9th November.THE HAIR IN THE MILK told by Sef Townsend. £7
14th December JAPANESE BADGERS told by Sarah Rundle. £8
Coming this spring shows by:
- Socialist Party of Great Britain meet. For further details please contact:-Tel: 020 7609 0983 Email: email@example.com
- TORRIANO WORKING GROUP This meeting runs TMH, planning events and sharing the practical and logistic work between us. All welcome.