VERVE Poetry Festival | 20 - 23 Feb 2020

A four day festival of world class poetry and spoken word, with readings, performances,

and workshops taking place in the heart of Birmingham.


Check out our 2019 line-up


Poetry Festival
14 – 17 Feb 2019
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Tickets for Saturday can now be purchased on the door at the Old Rep Theatre. Tickets for Sunday will be available online until Saturday at midnight. They will then be available on the door.


All workshops are taking place at the Old Rep Theatre, please report to the Hinckley Street Foyer and one of our lovely volunteers will show you to your workshops.

2019 Festival Sponsors