Friday, May 22, 2009

BIRMINGHAM: 'Rhymes' @ The Custard Factory

Thursday, 28th May, 2009, 7.30pm, £5 on the door
The Custard Factory Theatre

Birmingham's new platform for the best in Performance Poetry talent. For our first event, we have not one, but three former Birmingham Poet Laureates, as well as upcoming talent, live music, audience participation and a top quality raffle! Some snippets about this months poets:

Spoz takes everyday scenarios, beats them with a blunt instrument and flushes them down the bog of spoken word.

Charlie Jordan is a radio DJ and poet in residence at WBA .She's the same height as Michelle Obama, but hasn't yet patted the Queen....

Emma Purshouse is a quick-witted, sharp, bouncy, poignant and funny performance poet and slam winner.

Dreadlockalien is one of the hardest working artists in the West Midlands. His urban hip dub flo verse pushes the boundaries of live literature.

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