April Special Guest
John Osborne is a writer who has:
written for Radio 4,
had poetry published in The Spectator and The Guardian,
sold out Edinburgh with the hit show John Peel’s Shed,
regularly performed at festivals such as Latitude and Glastonbury,
had his poems played on Radio 1, Radio 3 and 6Music.
His first full poetry collection ‘Most people aren’t that happy, anyway” was published earlier this year.
1st Apr - Hysteria, Dalstan 578 Kingsland Road, E8 4AH
2nd Apr – The Birdcage, Bristol
3rd Apr – Komedia, Brighton
8th Apr – The Old Fire Station, Oxford
9th Apr – The Fountain, Cambridge
14th Apr – Green Note, Camden
Hammer & Tongue National Slam Final
Oxford Team Champions 2013
John Osborne – The Continuity Announcer Stole My Wife
Sabrina Mahfouz – No More Page 3 Campaign Poem
Adam Kammerling National Champion 2012
May Special Guest
Sabrina Mahfouz is:
an Associate Artist at the Bush Theatre; Poet in Residence at Cape Farewell,
a Global Shaper with the World Economic Forum,
and a Writer at Liberty for the civil rights charity, Liberty.
Her first collection of plays and poems will be published by Bloomsbury imprint, Methuen in Spring 2014.
Her show ‘With a Little Bit of Luck’ will be at the Bush Theatre in July; her National Theatre Connections play, A Shop Selling Speech will be at the National Theatre in July and her spoken word play, CHEF, at the Underbelly, Edinburgh in August
May 6th Hysteria, Dalstan 578 Kingsland Road, E8 4AH
May 7th - The Birdcage, Bristol
May 12th - Green Note, Camden
May 13th The Old Fire Station, Oxford
May 14th The Fountain, Cambridge
**** Sep 4th Komedia, Brighton *** NB later in year