Events list


Torriano Poetry readings 2018

Sundays at 7.30pm.

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


 9th – Angela France and Josephine Corcoran, introduced by Maggie Butt
16th – Roddy Maude-Roxby and Barbara Cumbers
23rd – Nick Garrard, Fiona Moore, Kathy Pimlott and others read from Magma the Film Issue, hosted by co-editor Cheryl Moskowitz
EXTRA Friday 28th 7.30pm. Launch of new book: Sovereign Invalid by Alan Cunningham
30th – Ros Kane and Nic Golding


 7th – Neil Elder and Alan Price
14th – Bob Walton and Lynne Hjelmgaard, introduced by Pauline Sewards
21st – Jeremy Langrish and Nancy Charley, introduced by Maggie Butt
28th – Leah Fritz,  William Oxley and Susan Sciama


4th – Edwina Gleeson and ME Muir, introduced by Angela Kirby
EXTRA Friday 9th An evening of poetry and more with Debby Klein & Joe Cullen
11th – Sara Boyes, Barbara Zanditon and Katherine Gallagher
18th – Nora Hughes, Jo Pestel and Jo Roach
EXTRA Friday 23, 6pm,
Free entry. Steven Fowler hosts Babelsprech Eurovision Poetry Featuring Livia Franchini, Kostya Tsolákis, Tatiana Faia, Stephen Watts, Olga Kolesnikova, Matt Martin, Kirsten Irving, Clover Peake, Peter Jaeger, Silje Ree, Juana Girasola, SJ Fowler, Calliope Michail and Russell Bennetts.  
25th – Prose Poem Poetics,
part of The Enemies Project with Steven Fowler, Linda Black, Andrew Wells, Alison Graham, Julia Rose Lewis, Gareth Evans, Ghazal Mosadeq, Susie Campbell, Adriana Diaz Enciso, Michael Zand, Mischa Foster Poole, Fabian Peake, Robert Vas Dias and Chrissy Williams


 2nd – Wayne Hill and Phillip Pollecoff
9th – Jude Rosen and Lynn Foote
16th – TORRIANO LOCALS: Geri Dogmetchi, Marianne Burton, SJ Fowler, Timothy Ades, Linda Black, Pascal O’Loughlin


Voices and textures from the Mountain

26, 27 and 28 October, 6pm daily. Painter Alex Brew and singer Pilar Awa. Sounds, songs and pictures inspired by the Pyrenees. There will be a one hour Focusing & Art workshop at 6pm on Friday 26th before the performance.
Suggested donation £5.


Poetry workshops led by regular Torriano host and Hearing Eye poet Lisa Kelly. Saturdays 15 September, 27 October, 24 November and 15 December 2018 1-5pm. £19 /£15 per day. Book with Lisa by email: lisakellyuk[at]yahoo[dot]com More info

Storytelling with archetypes

Storytelling course with Torriano Storynight host, Nell Phoenix. Tuesdays
2nd Oct – 4th Dec 7.30 -9.30pm. Fee: £260. 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.
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


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


October: Matyas Selmeczy Silhouettes
November: Gianna Lapini Dogs
December: Agnes Hay New work
January: Howard Fritz Unseen paintings


  • Socialist Party of Great Britain meet. For further details please contact:-Tel: 020 7609 0983 Email: nlb.spgb[replace with @sign]
  • TORRIANO WORKING GROUP  This meeting runs TMH, planning events and sharing the practical and logistic work between us. All users welcome. Sunday 9th September 4.30pm; Friday 5th October 6pm.


11 thoughts on “Events list

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  5. Lantern Carrier says:

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


  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.


  7. Leah Fritz says:

    I guess I like to talk!


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