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.

 

(2019 was a blast! 2020 will be even better! Full line-up announcement Nov 2019

AND OUR COMPETITION IS LIVE FROM JULY 1ST!)

 

 

  

VERVE Poetry Festival

20 – 23 February 2020

A four day festival of world class poetry and spoken word, with readings, performances, and workshops taking place in the heart of Birmingham.

2019 was a blast! Next year is going to be even better! Full line-up announcement Nov 2019!

Competition Now Closed!

Theme: Diversity • Judge: Andrew McMillan

01/07/2019 – 31/08/2019

Let's Be Friends!

Introducing our new friendship scheme!

Verve Poetry Festival 2019

Thanks for joining us! See you next year!

VERVE

Poetry Festival
20 – 23 Feb 2020
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**FESTIVAL NEWS HQ**

 

Our 2019 COMPETITION runs from 01.07.19 – 31.08.19 and will be judged by no other than Andrew McMillan. Follow the Competition button above to hear more.

We are currently programming next year’s festival which will be as wonderful and eclectic as ever! Dates are 20-23 Feb 2020 and the venue remains our lovely new home at The Old Rep, Birmingham.

Our line-up announcement and ticket launch will, as usual, be slap bang in the middle of November! Watch this space for news of this, our friendship scheme and much, much more! 🙂

2019 Festival Sponsors