Word Central

  • DATE

    25 April 2023

  • TIME

    6:00 pm to 7:45 pm

  • AGES

    All ages welcome




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

Open Mic Poetry and Spoken Word hosted by Tony Curry
Presented by Manchester Libraries and Flapjack Press
A free event every month at Manchester Central Library, St Peter’s Square, Manchester M2 5PD

Tuesday 25th April, 6.00pm – 7.45pm (doors open 5.30pm)
With special guest Louise Fazackerley

Book your open mic slot from noon on Tues 11th April via mail@flapjackpress.co.uk

With work rooted in word-witchery and the working class, April’s guest Louise Fazackerley explores the synergy between poetry and movement in a way that makes the ugly beautiful and the mundane fantastical. Her published collections include The Lolitas and The Uniform Factory (Verve Poetry Press), Bird St. (The Secret Writers Club), and The Pleasure Dome (Burning Eye).

NB Open mic slots are 3 minutes per performer and allocated on a ‘first come first served’ basis from the stated booking time
If they are already filled you will be offered a place on the reserve list