Category Archives: Live performance

New Writings – New Voices

This cool event will take place this Thursday at the Poetry Café, but it’s certainly not just poetry; there’ll be performance art, prose readings and maybe a bit of drama as well. Door charge is £4 (£3 for Poetry Society … Continue reading

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Join the Dark Side in Time for Halloween

My weekend trip to Paris funded by a poetry competition award is coming up! I’m hoping for a chance to read poetry at Spoken Word Paris and Shakespeare&Co. as well as visit Père Lachaise Cemetery for Oscar Wilde, Marcel Proust … Continue reading

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Fairytales for Adults with Inner Children

I followed my own advice from a few weeks ago and continued my exploration of the art of storytelling by attending a show organised by the Crick Crack Club. Daniel Morden told traditional gypsy fairytales, having added some bits of … Continue reading

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A Band of Gypsies on the Road

On Wednesday evening I read again at the brilliant Spoken Word London in Dalston. I gave a go for a couple of poems in preparation for my set at Gypsy in the Field, which was where I spent last weekend. … Continue reading

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Lights Out, July Edition

Here’s some evidence from yesterday’s Until the Light Goes Out (Photos by Michael Clift): Amy Neilson Smith Sarah Rayner Unfortunately we didn’t catch our feature acts on the pictures – but there may have been some recordings. We’re in the … Continue reading

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Last Night at the Torriano

Yesterday we went down for poetry and music at the Torriano Bar in Kentish Town. Great stuff. Sean Keung, who’s been promised a feature gig later this year (More of Sean at waikeungpoetry.wordpress.com) Cathy Flower played the piano for us!  … Continue reading

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Burlesque!

Last night at The Flying Dutchman I had, once more, a chance to overdo the eyeliner and wear a frilly dress and a cool little hat, as I performed some poetry (which was later described by the organiser Leslie as … Continue reading

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