Poetry Cafe Calendar

December 2010
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date time event
1 19:30 Oriental Cultural Forum
Poetry and music. £3/2
2 20:00 Tall Lighthouse
With Joe Duggan, Helen Mort, Tim Wells and Michael Wyndham. £5/3
3 20:00 Kat Francois' Intimates
Come and join us for a night of Slam Poetry with a different line up every month. Hosted by Kat Francois. £5/3
4 15:00 Zipang
Mesopotamian poetry workshop. Free admission. For more Info www.zipang.org.uk  
4 19:30 Spanish Poetry Night
Hosted by John Paul O'Neill
6 20:00 Exiled Writers Ink
Monthly gathering of writers exiled from their homeland with featured performances. Hosted by Jennifer Langer. £4/2
7 19:30 Poetry Unplugged
London's premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O'Sullivan. £4/3
8 20:00 Loose Muse
London's only regular event for women writers of all genres. Hosted by Agnes meadow. £5/3
9 20:00 Survivors Poetry
Poetry, music, variety floor spots and special guests. £ 3.50/2.50/1.50
10 20:00 Dodo Modern Poets
XMAS CRACKERS with Emile Sercombe, Jasmine Ann Cooray, Frances White and Patric Cunnane. £6/5
11 20:00 The Cellar
Launch of the "Sonnet Hack" pamphlet. Free admission. Hosted by Niall O'Sullivan.
13 19:30 Once Upon A Time, Twice Upon A Tale
Performance poetry with Leon Conrad. A celebratory evening of stories in verse and poetic storytelling of the highest quality.
14 19:30 Poetry Unplugged
London's premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O'Sullivan. £4/3
15 19:00 An Evening With The Gruntlers
Poetry, music and film with David Parry and guests, 7pm start.
Tickets £5/3
16 20:00 Literature Lounge
With the usual line up of eclectic poets and open mics. Hosted by Anjan Saha. £5/4
17 20:00 'Orbiting'
A Benefit for Clare Lewis' nest egg fund. With Richard Evans, Goldsmiths alumni Jon Stone and Kirsten Irving. Music by Tim Hoyte. £5 All money raised through this event will be donated to Clare Lewis' nest egg fund. See http://clare.chipin.com/clares-future.
20 20:00 Bloomsbury Voices
HOLLY, IVY AND DIRTY LITTLE CREEPERS. With Stephanie Gerra, Wendy Shutler and guest poet Tim Murdoch.  Songs by Steve Dagleish, Ben Richardson and Ivor Game. £6/4
21 19:30 Poetry Unplugged
London's premier open mic night. Come and sign up between 6 and 7pm to be in the line up. Hosted by Niall O'Sullivan. £4/3
22 11:00 X MAS Break
The Poetry Cafe will be c losed from the 22nd December 2010 to the 3rd January 2011. We'll be back on Tuesday 4th January 2011 for the first Poetry Unplugged of the year.