CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
The poetry scene of the late 1960s was a diverse and dynamic territory. In the spirit of 1968, traditional hierarchies were rejected with a thriving underground movement of publishers, venues and happenings across the UK. Poets Allen Fisher, Tom Pickard and Iain Sinclair recapture the spirit at this special reading. Allen Fisher was a central figure in the British Poetry Revival and is also a painter, performer and editor of the magazine Spanner. Tom Pickardâs poetry is inspired by Basil Bunting and the Black Mountain poets yet also reflects his Northumbrian roots. Iain Sinclair was a central figure in the avant-garde poetry scene, publishing work with his Albion Village Press.
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