Wednesday, January 12, 2011


Wednesday, January 26th, 2011, doors 7pm, start 7.30pm, £4/£3 open mic
Chives café/bar,
The Horsebridge Arts and Community Centre,
Horsebridge Road,
Booking: 01227 281174 /
Info: or /

Join us once a month for articulate artistry expressive eloquence and spoken word splendour as we journey through the wit and wisdom of local and national exponents of live poetry.


Zena Edwards
Zena Edwards is an internationally acclaimed performer who uses song, movement and global influences as a jump-off for her deep, rich and insightful poetry. She has performed at Festivals worldwide supported by The British Council as well as working in schools and colleges inspiring young writers. She was recently Resident Poet at the Poetry Cafe in Covent Garden, and shortlisted for the first Arts Foundation Award for Performance Poetry. She has produced two CDs: Healing Pool and Mine 4 Life.

Justin Coe
Justin Coe is a performance poet with appeal for both children and adults, on a mission to reconnect poetry with people and people with poetry.A regular and popular performer in schools and on the UK's spoken word cabaret scene, Justin has also been seen entertaining in nurseries, nursing homes, piers, pubs, comedy clubs, buses, steam trains and street corners. He was Poet in residence at The Gulbenkian Theatre in Canterbury in 2010.

Plus Open Mic – win a guest slot at next month’s Tongue Tide!
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Hosted by Dan Simpson

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thanks for listing Tongue Tide! It's going to be a great launch to the series :).