• B-Lit: Poetry & Open Mic for ages 14-19

  • Sat, 25-01-2020 at 18:30
  • Bread + Roses
    14 North Parade
    BD13HT City of Bradford
B-Lit: Poetry & Open Mic for ages 14-19 - Bread + Roses - Bradford

When? | Saturday 25th January, 6.30pm - 8.45pm.Where? | Bread + Roses Cafe, North Parade, Bradford.How? | This event is FREE. See below for information on how to book a performance slot.SPECIAL GUEST! Theresa Lola, the 2019/2020 Young People's Laureate for London, will join us to get this night of poetry off to a flying start.Our Poetry Open Mic Night returns to Bread + Roses on North Parade, offering a platform to young poets aged 14-19.This is a supportive and welcoming night of poetry for young people; book a slot in advance, or come along on the night and see how you feel. No previous experience is necessary, whether you are a regular on the Northern poetry scene or have never performed in public before, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop your work, try something new, or just have fun.Young people under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Parents, caregivers and friends are welcome to come along for support! The cafe will be open for refreshments.If you'd like to book a performance slot, please contact us at:festivalassistant@bradfordlitfest.co.uk01274 238525 (from 9.30am - 4.30pm, Monday - Friday)Pop in at Bread + Roses on North Parade to book in person.*Please note that slots are 5 minutes long. Depending on availability, you may book up to 2 consecutive slots per evening.This is a B-Lit event, supported by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation. With special thanks to the Bread + Roses team for facilitating the use or their fantastic community venue.