Nottingham Poetry Festival tickets

Nottingham Poetry Festival Tickets

Ian McMillan Metronome, Nottingham

Friday 26th April 2019

Caroline Bird Metronome, Nottingham

Sunday 28th April 2019

An Evening of Contemporary Iranian Poetry Waterstones Bookshop, Nottingham

Monday 29th April 2019

Lorraine Mariner Waterstones Bookshop, Nottingham

Tuesday 30th April 2019

Andrew McMillan Metronome, Nottingham

Wednesday 1st May 2019

Andrew Graves: God Save The Teen City Arts, Nottingham

Friday 3rd May 2019

Patience Agbabi Waterstones Bookshop, Nottingham

Saturday 4th May 2019

Linton Kwesi Johnson Metronome, Nottingham

Saturday 4th May 2019
Nottingham Poetry Festival Fan Reviews (16) 4.8
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Nottingham Poetry Festival - Elvis Mcgonnagal, Antenna, Nottingham - 27th April 2018

wonderful thought provoking funny evening. great venue great staff. even the drinks were well priced

Posted by po on 29/04/2018

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Nottingham Poetry Festival - Elvis Mcgonnagal, Antenna, Nottingham - 27th April 2018

One of the best nights we’ve had in ages at Antenna. We enjoyed three poets, very diverse and talented. The venue lent itself to the enjoyment, making it an intimate and relaxing setting. Bar service friendly and quick, all drinks fairly priced and good quality, especially special beer brewed for the event.
Well organised event, thanks for faultless evening.

Posted by Pedro on 28/04/2018

"Fantastic night"
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Nottingham Poetry Festival - Elvis Mcgonnagal, Antenna, Nottingham - 27th April 2018

What a treat. Three poets, two unknown to us, the third, Elvis, a big name on the circuit. Bridie Squires and her arresting urban approach to life, the universe, arse sparrows (don't ask) and bins; she filled the stage. Acid, arresting and lippy as her own description. Stephen Thomas outstanding, a true performance poet. The Alphabet Spaghetti AtoZ poetry collection terrific. Rush out and buy. His 'Steve Employment' 'experimental set cries out to go national. Elvis Mcgonnagal is at the top of his game; angry, tender, mega observational, angry again, dissecting the toxic political climate to a new level of contempt with a few Latin quips chucked in for good measure. Great night out and excellent venue. Hope to see all three again doing the Festival rounds where poetry tents are oft bursting at the seams. Bring on Nottm Poetry Fest 2019, it can only get better and better and better.

Posted by Anita-Lindah & Paul on 28/04/2018

"You're Awesome"
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Nottingham Poetry Festival - Elvis Mcgonnagal, Antenna, Nottingham - 27th April 2018

What a great night! The venue was perfect, relaxed and friendly. Settled ourselves down with a well deserved Friday night glass of wine and were treated to three very different but fab poetry performances. Bridie Squires kicked it all off and got us in the mood with her real 'Nottingham' gutsy poems. Stephen Thomas then took us on an hilarious journey through the alphabet; introduced us to Steve Employment's amazing new face to face concept and blew our minds with an Alexander McQueen inspired fusion of spoken word, film and music. As if that weren't enough we then had the cherry on the cake with Elvis McGonagall. We wept laughing as he shared his sharp eyed and even sharper tongued observations on everything from working behind a bar to Donald Trumps hair. Simply brilliant! Thank you Nottingham Poetry Festival.

Posted by Fiona on 28/04/2018

"A great evening"
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Nottingham Poetry Festival - Hollie McNish, The Old Cold Store ( Next to the Vat & Fiddle) , Nottingham - 25th April 2018

Very inspiring. Thank you to everyone concerned.

Posted anonymously on 26/04/2018

Nottingham's newest poetry festival showcasing the finest in local and national poetry.

The Nottingham Poetry Festival is back! The fourth instalment of our celebration of words runs between 26th April & 5th May 2019.

With over 50 events across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire featuring a plethora of local and national Poets, you're in for a treat.

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