Word Central

  • DATE

    27 September 2022

  • TIME

    6:00 pm to 7:45 pm

  • AGES

    All ages welcome




    Manchester Central Library
    St Peter's Square, Manchester, M2 5PD

Word Central Open Mic Poetry and Spoken Word.
A free event every month at Manchester Central Library.

Presented by Manchester Libraries and Flapjack Press.
Tues 27th September, 6.00pm – 7.45pm (doors open 5.30pm).
Hosted by Tony Curry with special guest Cherry B.

Cherry B (AKA Bev Warner) was brought up in Harlow, Essex, and has performed her politically charged poetry and songs to audiences the length and breadth of the UK, often supporting Dr John Cooper Clarke. A qualified Psychotherapist with her own private practice, she champions the use of poetry as a means of emotional expression, creating empathy and engendering universal insight to enable people to feel supported and understood. Job Lot of Rhymes, a collection of poetry and lyrics spanning three decades her work, was published by Flapjack Press in 2021.

Book your open mic slot from noon on Mon 19th September via mail@flapjackpress.co.uk.
N.B. Open mic slots are 3 minutes per performer.

Performance slots are allocated on a ‘first come first served’ basis from the stated booking time.

If they are already filled you will be offered a space on the reserve list.