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14 November 2010

SPOKED Event Report – November 2010

The event was a success!  The performers were on top form, the audience loved it. Everyone got paid.  Arts can work in Taunton without funding! We had an audience of 40 people from a wide range of the community turn up, which made for a fantastic atmosphere.  The 7 performers, myself included, felt charged by […]… Read more »
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18 June 2010

Taking the Mic – Exeter Phoenix

This week I performed my poetry to a crowd of poets.  Having previously only performed to general open mic audiences this event was my first poetry specific open mic.  I am pleased to say I really enjoyed the other performers and they really enjoyed me.  I read The Adventure a poem about having a night […]… Read more »
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30 May 2010

Poetry Stage 2010

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20 April 2010

Open Tales (open mic) at The Junction, Bristol

Last night I headed up to Stokes Croft in Bristol to a quirky little venue called the Junction.  Still open for business through it's ongoing renovation the ex-metal bar is now under the same ownership as city centre trendy-magnet, Mr Wolfs.  It's obvious the building is still in the early stages of a facelift but […]… Read more »
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