a semaphore-exploding mind-flow 
open mic poetry & spoken word hosted by Tony Curry

Next event: 
Wednesday 6th September at 
Manchester Central Library 
St Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD 
6pm - 8pm [doors open 5.30pm]
Free entry

With special guest poet Dominic Berry
Glastonbury Festival poet in residence 2017 and Saboteur Awards' Best Spoken Word Performer 2017

The open mic slots are already filled - to get your name on the reserve list email mail@flapjackpress.co.uk 
[NB Open mic slots are 4 minutes maximum

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In association with Flapjack Press and Manchester Library and Information Service

Upcoming events:
Wed 6th September with special guest Dominic Berry 
No event in October 
Wed 1st November with special guest Mark Mace Smith
Thurs 7th December, special guest tbc 

Previous events and guest poets:
August 2017 with Joy France
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017 (Withington Library Special) with Ciarán Hodgers
May 2017 with Geneviève L. Walsh
April 2017 with Dave Morgan & The Green Door Ensemble
March 2017 with Cathy Crabb
February 2017 with Rebecca Audra Smith & Anna Percy
January 2017 with Gerry Potter
December 2016 with Dave Viney
November 2016 with Dr Dermot Glennon
October 2016 with Sarah Miller & Melanie Rees
September 2016 with Marvin Cheeseman
August 2016 with Laura Taylor
July 2016 with Steph Pike

Joy France Paul Neads Tony Curry Ciarán Hodgers Geneviève L. Walsh Dave Morgan The_Green_Door_Ensemble Cathy Crabb Rebecca Audra Smith Anna Percy Gerry Potter Dave Viney Dr Dermot Glennon Sarah Miller Melanie Rees Marvin Cheeseman Laura Taylor Steph Pike Tony Curry

[Left to right: Joy France; Paul Neads (guest host, Aug 2017); Tony Curry (host); Ciarán Hodgers; Geneviève L. Walsh; Dave Morgan; Dave Morgan & The Green Door Ensemble; Cathy Crabb; Becca Audra Smith; Anna Percy; Gerry Potter; Dave Viney; Dermot Glennon; Sarah Miller; Melanie Rees; Marvin Cheeseman; Laura Taylor; Steph Pike; Tony Curry (again!).]

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