Big Poetry returns and – it’s Valentines Day! And what better way to spend the evening than a headline set from Tom Denbigh!
Also on the bill will be a hand picked assortment of some of the finest locally sourced poets and performers including Julie Mullen, Rose Cook, Shelley Szender and Ross Bryant. The evening will be hosted by Samantha Boarer and Robert Garnham. Seat reservations can be made at email@example.com. £6, Doors open at half seven, show starts at eight!
Come along to the Blue Walnut for another night of performance poetry. Celebrate the new year with some of the finest locally sourced poets and spoken word artists, culminating in a headline set from the sublime Rose Cook.
Rose Cook is a well-known South West poet, who co-founded the popular Devon poetry and performance forum One Night Stanza, as well as poetry performance group Dangerous Cardigans.
To open the new year in a special way, she will be bringing along her latest book Hearth to share poems from it, among others. Expect numinous poems, expect surprise, intimacy, humour, expect a grateful celebration of life.
“Rose Cook’s poetry is a secret dance, a graceful flight as her words lift from the page, light and tender and yet powerful enough to change the way we see the world. Her performances are spellbinding, intimate conversations, private transactions as if reaching right into the soul of the audience.” Robert Garnham
Entry fee £6
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Robert Garnham’s cool blog
Two Poems from Rose Cook:
Rose is one of the best loved poets in the South West. It is an honour to have her back at the Blue Walnut!
Also appearing will be
and your host ROBERT GARNHAM
Thursday 21st November
Blue Walnut Café, Torquay
7.30 (doors open)
8pm (show starts)
Still only £5!
If you would like to reserve a seat, then contact firstname.lastname@example.org