WORDCUP2010: North East Final
The North East’s finest young poets take to the pitch in a poetical playoff to turn perceptions of poetry upside-down. Ten teams compete for a chance to represent their region at the National WORDCUP2010 Final.
When: 3 July 2010 6-9pm
Where: The Arc, Dovecot Street , Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LL
Booking: 01642 525199 / http://www.arconline.co.uk
WORDCUP2010 : Managers’ Match
Coaches from across the country show their teams how it’s done in this lyrical friendly, showcasing the best in UK performance poetry.
Poet coaches include: FRISKO, SPOZ, SHIRLEY MAY, DREADLOCK ALIEN, KHADIJAH IBRAHIM, MOLLY NAYLOR, ROSS SUTHERLAND, KENNY BARAKA, ROGER ROBINSON, ROSY CARRICK & SARAH-JANE ARBURY
Featuring guest slots from Young Identity, Leeds Young Authors, SLAMbassadors and the London Teenage Poetry SLAM.
When: Friday 9 July @ 8pm
Where: Contact, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6JA
WORD CUP 2010 : NATIONAL FINAL
England’s finest young premiership poets go head to head in a poetical play-off that will have you on the edge of your seat. Nine regions, nine teams, one cup. A celebration of spoken word.
When: Saturday 10 July @ 7pm
Where: Contact, Oxford Rd, Manchester M15 6JA
Booking: 0161 274 0600 / http://www.contact-theatre.org