Rainbow Fish Speakeasy

Date: April 15, 2021

Time: 19:30 - 21:30

Location: Online

Performances | Poetry

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A spoken word night for the broken, the beautiful and all their friends.

Hosted by Liv Torc of 'Haiflu' fame, this lovely event includes a headline set from me, a perfromance from Liv, a collaborative audience poem, and open mic spots. Possibly the friendliest night in the South West!

FlushFest Cabaret

Date: May 1, 2021

Time: 19.30 - 21:00

Location: Online

Performances | Poetry | Spoken word theatre

Dry Season

Spoken word performance as part of a Menopause Cabaret!

Created by the Menopause Cafe, FlushFest is the world's first Menopause Festival! I'll be presenting extracts of my show Dry Season in the evening cabaret, alongside a bevy of amazing poets, speakers, musicians and singer-songwriters.

Sonnet Youth

Date: March 18, 2021

Location: Online via Patreon

Performances | Poetry

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Sonnet Youth + Raise the Bar join forces for a night of spoken word awesomeness

Poetry, comedy, hip hop and a feature set by yours truly- this night has it all!

Tickets are via Patreon- for only £5 + VAT you can sign up to the GUEST STAR tier via their Patreon below to watch the stream. This price gives you access to 2 shows per month!

SpitFire

Date: April 1, 2021

Time: 20:00 - 21:30

Location: Online via Zoom

Performances | Poetry

SpitFire Insta 2021

Spoken word. Older womxn. No holds barred.

Join your lovely host (me) for another night of incredible intergenerational spoken word poetry featuring internationally recognised headliner and former World Poetry Slam Champion, Kat François, with brilliant support from Lucy English, Brenda Read-Brown and Shaguft K Iqbal. Sit back in the comfort of your own home and celebrate the talent, voices and diverse experiences of older women.

SpitFire is part of my Dry Season project and is funded and supported by Arts Council England

Spork! Xmas Special ft. Craft-D & Kat Lyons

Date: December 18, 2020

Time: 19.00

Location: Exeter Phoenix

Performances | Poetry

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The last Spork! of 2020!

Come down for a post-lockdown, pre-xmas pint and one final dollop of delicious spoken-word. Featuring headline sets from myself and chart-topping Craft-D (of Letter to Corbyn fame), support from 2 amazing local artists & live music from the Exeter Railway Band.

This will be a socially distanced seated event in the auditorium. For any additional info, please contact Spork! or The Phoenix.

TICKETS: £8.50 (plus £1.50 booking fee)

SpitFire

Date: December 10, 2020

Time: 19.30 - 21.00

Location: Online

Performances | Poetry

SpitFire Insta

Spoken word. Older womxn. No holds barred.

Join your lovely host (me) for a night of incredible spoken word poetry featuring internationally recognised headliners Joelle Taylor and Zena Edwards, with brilliant support from Melanie Branton and Tina Sederholm. Sit back in the comfort of your own home and celebrate the talent, voices and diverse experiences of older womxn. SpitFire is part of my Dry Season project and is funded and supported by Arts Council England

Tonic: Tonic’s 2nd Birthday

Date: May 5, 2020

Performances | Poetry

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Spoken word poetry

Join me in celebrating the 2nd birthday of one of Bristol's friendliest spoken word events. Now coming straight from my sofa to yours!

Saboteur Awards Festival

Date: May 16, 2020

Location: Online

Performances | Poetry

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Online version of the annual festival celebrating and showcasing the best of the UK spoken word scene.

A special pre-recorded spoken word set specially curated for this event. I'll be sharing extracts from my show Dry Season as well as other thematically linked poems.

CANCELLED BY THE RONA: Calm Down, Dear: Dry Season

Date: May 27, 2020

Time: 21:00-22:00

Location: Camden People's Theatre, 58-60 Hampstead Rd, London NW1 2PY

Performances | Spoken word theatre

Dry Season

Spoken word theatre show

Premiere of the full-length version of the show, presented as part of the Camden People's Theatre's festival of feminist performance.

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Start date: March 6, 2020

End date: March 7, 2020

Time: 18:00-20:00

Location: Arnos Vale Cemetary, Bath Road, Bristol BS4 3EW

LGBT | Performances | Poetry

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Spoken word performance

Join me, other performers and social historians and graveyard guides Sheldon and Sacha as we explore the hidden and forgotten stories of the LGBTQ people buried in Arnos Vale Cemetery.