Weds 9 Sept at 6-8.30pm
Vanessa Vie, Michael Horovitz, Alexander de Cadenet
Carlyle’s House, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea
A poetry soirée with wine and conversation will be hosted by Dan Cockrill, with poetry greats including Michael Horovitz, Patience Agbabi, Francesca Beard, Steven Berkoff, Malika Booker, Eleanor Bron, Pete Brown, John Cooper Clarke, Salena Godden, John Hegley, Adam Horovitz, Libby Houston, Cecilia Knapp, Elvis McGonagall, Kei Miller, poets from Jack White’s Third Man Books and the William Blake Klezmatrix Band featuring Vanessa Vie, Gwyneth Herbert, Annie Whitehead and Peter Lemer.
Thurs 8 Oct at 7.30pm til late
National Poetry Day
100 Club, 100 Oxford St, W1
Michael Horovitz will be presenting our annual Poetry Olympics/Jazz Poetry SuperJam, whose line-up so far features: the New Departures All Stars (including Ian Smith, Martin Davison & Mark Huggett); the William Blake Klezmatrix band (with Jennifer Maidman, Peter Lemer & my anglo-saxophone); Niall McDevitt, Vanessa Vie, John Hegley and Annie Whitehead’s massed World Music band, alongside others tbc.
Advance tickets for this gig are available @ £7.50 + a 10% booking charge here. If any are left on the night they will be available, first come first served, at the door @ £10.