TORRIANO MEETING HOUSE IS ENTIRELY USER FUNDED, DONATIONS WELCOME
Torriano Poetry readings 2017
Sundays at 7.30pm.
Poets from the floor welcome. Admission £5/£4 (according to pocket)
1st – Wanda Barford and Scott Elder, introduced by Dempsey & Windle
8th – Fawzia Kane and Sonia Jerama
15th – Bruce Barnes / Kosuke Shirasu
22nd – Mel Pryor and Stuart McKenzie, introduced by Lisa Kelly
29th – Imruh Bakari and Nairobi Thompson – introduced by Milverton Wallace
5th – Stephen Watts
12th – Dónall Dempsey and Alexandra Davis, introduced by Janice Windle
19th – Katherine Gallagher, Maggie Butt, Ruth Smith and Anne Stewart, (Grey Hen poets) introduced by Joy Howard
26th – Jeremy Reed
3rd – Magma Poetry magazine the Deaf Issue edited by Lisa Kelly
10th Jessica Pujol Duran and Jon Clay, introduced by Chris Gutkind
17th – 4.30pm – 8pm Come all ye, bring poems and food and drink to share
21st – John Hegley
28th – tbc
4th – Launch of Metamorphic – contemporary responses to Ovid’s Metamorphosis. Readers including: Philip Gross, Steven Matthews, Anne Caldwell, John O’Donoghue, Jane Yeh, George Szirtes and Maggie Butt
11th – Launch of Pauline Sewards’ first collection This is the Band
18th – Donald Gardner and Jehane Markham
Poetry workshops led by regular Torriano host and Hearing Eye poet Lisa Kelly. Saturdays 1-5pm. 27th May, 24 June, 15th July 1-5pm . £19 /£15 per day. Book with Lisa by email: lisakellyuk[at]yahoo[dot]com
“Libres” Songs from the Spanish Revolution
Pilar Lopez brings stories, songs and images from 1930s and makes connections with contemporary currents striving for peace & liberty.
7pm Friday 17 November. Donations welcome. For more info
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. 30 October, 27 November, 18 December
StoryNight is storytelling for adult audiences, hosted by Nell Phoenix. Monthly, second Wednesday. 7.30.
Coming shows by:
October/November: Russian Revolution
December: Agnes Hay
- 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 This meeting runs TMH, planning events and sharing the practical and logistic work between us. All welcome.