Events list

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Torriano Poetry readings 2018

Sundays at 7.30pm.

Poets from the floor welcome. Admission £5/£4 (according to pocket)

2019

January

20th – London launch of Muriel Spark anthology
EXTRA Friday 25. Book launch The Death of a Clown, Tom Bland, Bad Betty Press
27th – Long Poem Magazine celebration hosted by Linda Black. Issue 20  marks ten years  of Long Poem Magazine. To celebrate this, poets Mark Waldron, Annie Freud, Jemma Borg, Joan Michelson, Siddhartha Bose and Maitreyabandhu read poems published in the magazine.

February

3rd – Paul Lyalls and Tom McColl
10th – Donald Gardner and Maggie Sawkins
17th – Kate Potts, Alison Winch and Cath Drake
24th – Joan Michelson and Michelle Penn

March

3rd – Survivors Poetry
10th – Bedford poets: Steve Kendall and Sarah Davies – introduced by Ian McEwen
17th – Robert Seatter and Wendy French
24th – Organised by Lisa Kelly (tbc)
31st – Peter Daniels, Barbara Marsh and Anna Robinson introduced by Peter Daniels

Events

The Women’s Vote Centenary
POSTERS, TEA, THEATRE AND TALK

4 plays & readings on the suffrage struggle
Sat 16 February noon – 6pm
The New Factory of the Eccentric Actor and
Sunrise Theatre group will be performing plays written over a century ago: “How Women Won the Vote” by Cicely Hamilton and Christopher St John, “Before Sunrise” by Bessie Hatton, “Votes for Men” by Mary Cholmondeley , “The Maid and the Magistrate” by Graham Moffet and “An English woman’s home” by Henry Arncliffe-Sennett.

Drop in at any time during the afternoon or come for the whole day. There will be tea, cake & discussion on present struggles for political voice

Workshops

The Women’s Vote Centenary
POSTERS, TEA, THEATRE AND TALK

Poster making workshop
9 February 1-6pm
In celebration of the spectacular suffrage placard processions we will be learning how to make linocuts and stencils to create posters for the theatrical performances at Torriano Meeting House.

Free, all abilities and ages welcome

Poetry workshops led by regular Torriano host and Hearing Eye poet Lisa Kelly. Saturdays Saturdays 26th January; 23 February and 30 March 2019
1-5pm. £20 /£15 per day. Book with Lisa by email: lisakellyuk[at]yahoo[dot]com More info

Performance

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.
24 September, 29 October, 26 November

Story Night
StoryNight is storytelling for adult audiences, hosted by Nell Phoenix. Monthly, second Wednesday. 7.30. 12th September, 10th October, 14th November, 12th December

Films

Hungarian films Saturdays from 2pm to 6pm.
17 November 2018: Long Twilight, 1997

Exhibitions

January: Howard Fritz Unseen paintings

 Meetings

  • 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 users welcome.

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11 thoughts on “Events list

  1. […] Torriano Meeting House, 99 Torriano Avenue, Kentish Town, London NW5 2RX […]

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  2. […] Bruce Carson, Catharine Scholnick, Jenni Christian, Chris Burroughes and Jack Wilkes perform at Torriano Poets (7.30pm, £5 / […]

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  3. […] Stasiak and Christopher Williams are at Torriano Poets, introduced by Lisa Kelly (7.30pm, £5 / […]

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  4. […] Burgess, Anita Pati, Richard Scott and Fran Lock are the performers at Torriano Poets (7.30pm, £5 / […]

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  5. Lantern Carrier says:

    Would like to read Poetry tomorrow night. Any space for Open mic?

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  6. Leah Fritz says:

    On 19 March, Nancy Mattson, Frances White, Jane Duran and I will be reading our poetry at the Torriano Meeting House, the usual time. Hope you can come.

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  7. Leah Fritz says:

    I guess I like to talk!

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