• Word Wise #37 Casey Bailey

  • Fri, 25-10-2019 at 19:30
  • Word Wise
    The Maypole Inn
    DE1 3PH Derby
Word Wise #37 Casey Bailey - Word Wise - Derby

Word Wise #37 will take place back at our old home The Maypole Inn, Derby. On Friday 25th October 2019. Word Wise is the concept of poet and performer Jamie Thrasivoulou Poet who will compere and run the evenings along with the wonderful Sophie Sparham Word Wise is a spoken word and poetry night uniting the best talent from around the UK and beyond, with Derby's finest performers. Word Wise was the winner of the Best Regular Spoken Word Night at the 2019 Saboteur Awards. This month's event sees one of Birmingham's finest Casey Bailey take to the stageCasey Bailey is a writer, performer and secondary school senior leader, born and raised in Nechells, Birmingham. In 2018 Casey’s debut collection Adjusted was published by Verve Poetry Press. In 2019, Casey was commissioned by the BBC to write the Ballad of the Peaky Blinders, to promote series 5 of the show.Open-Mic sign-up from 7:30There's only a limited number of slots available on the night, on a first come first served basis.Show Start 8:00 PMShow End 11:00PM16+£5 If You can afford/ £3 For Performers/If you can’t afford!PLEASE NOTE: THERE IS NO WORKSHOP THIS MONTH