Literature, Performance

Word Central with David Viney at Manchester Central Library

Word Central with David Viney
Manchester Central Library
30th August 2022

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Word Central is a free poetry event every month at Manchester Central Library.

Special guest for August is David Viney, a multiple poetry slam winner, playwright, workshop facilitator and youth worker from Stretford. He has been poet laureate for Kendal Calling festival, written for and performed on BBC radio, written and performed two shows at Salford’s Lowry Theatre as part of Working Verse Collective, and in 2019 was commissioned to write and perform at the opening and closing ceremonies of the World Taekwondo Championships. His second solo collection, In Orbit, Back Soon, is out now.

Book your open mic slot via mail@flapjackpress.co.uk

NB Open mic slots are 3 minutes per performer

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

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