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Poetry Society Young Poets Takeover: Feat Dale Booton, Aliyah Begum & Tom Rowe, plus young person’s open mic!
February 19th @ 11:00 amFree
11:00am – 12:10am
The Poetry Society’s Young Poets Takeovers are a space for up-and-coming young poets and performers to meet and share their work on stage. This Takeover will be hosted by Dale Booton, and feature sets from former Birmingham Young Poet Laureate Aliyah Begum and award-winning young poet Tom Rowe.
If you’re aged 25 or younger, we want to hear from you, too! Bring one poem and arrive from 10:30am to sign up for our open mic. We welcome all styles of poetry, and writers at all stages in their development. It’s first come, first served and open mic slots are popular, so arrive promptly to get your name on the list.
And join the community! We invite you to stay on afterwards for free refreshments and a chance to meet other young poetry lovers. some of their incredible poetry. You will be witnessing some of the poets of the future!