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Holland Park Press author reading Great Western Studios65 Alfred RoadLondon W2 5EU Free entry 7pm – 10pm Rosie Garland reads her award-winning fiction & poetry, alongside fellow Holland Park Press author, Arnold Jansen op de Haar. The gallery in the Great Western Studios, 65 Alfred Road W2 5EU, is our…
The Quiet Compere presents A Matter of Life, Death and Poetry Copa 66 Regent Street Cheltenham GL50 1HA 8-10pm (doors 7.30pm) Tickets: £5/4 The Quiet Compere introduces them with little fanfare, so that the poems (and not the poets' track records) tell you all you need to know. This festival…
The University of Bolton presents: Literature Live: Rosie Garland Octagon Theatre,Howell Croft SouthBolton BL1 1SB 7.30pm £5 (£2, £3 conc) A prestigious collection of writers and poets read from their own work in this ever popular programme of events. An eclectic writer and performer, ranging from singing in cult gothic…
SHE GRRROWLS showcases a range of talented women and includes poetry, comedy and a musical finale. Come along and take part in the all-inclusive OPEN MIC section, which is themed. Every third Monday of the month. The Gallery Cafe21 Old Ford RoadBethnal GreenLondon E2 9PJ 7:30pm - 10:30pm £5 on…
Punk poetry bites back in Salford Eagle Inn,18 Collier Street,City of SalfordM3 7DW 7.30pm £3 on the door Join us for another night of "clever, witty and thought-provoking entertainment" at Evidently! Boasting the fabulous talents of Rosie Garland and hosted by Salford's own Kieren King. Not to be missed! Also…
Saturday 22nd February Time: 7.30 till late Venue: Todmorden Town HallBridge StreetTodmordenWest Yorkshire, OL14 5AQ International Women's Event Tickets on the door, sliding scale Evening entertainment with DJ Lady Heidi, Tasha Rocks and Rosie Lugosi! Click to go to Facebook event page
ELOP, winner of the Stonewall Community Group of the Year Award 2012, will be hosting a fantastic fundraising evening of fine comedy, great entertainment and LGBT celebration. Award-winning stand-up British comedian Shazia Mirza will be compering and opening up the night of entertainment with side-splitting performance, including Rosie Lugosi, Jen…
Shindig Spoken word night with Open Mic Nelsons Wine Bar,Crown StHebden BridgeWest Yorkshire HX7 8EH Tue 18th February 8pm for 8:30 Free Entry Special Guest! Rosie Garland Support- Ian Whiteley Guest then open mic. 4 minute slots. Every Third Tue of the month. Compere Winston Plowes 07986 222678
ALL OUT Radio Show of the year on ALLFM ALL OUT the LGBT radio show on ALLFM 96.9 AND ONLINE 11am – 1pm Saturday 15th February - Guest Rosie Garland South Manchester's leading community radio station broadcasting across South Manchester for over 10 years. We're on air every other Saturday…
Incite! Poetry has become the LGBT poetry event in London! It meets on the second Wednesday of the month from now on. Trudy Howson (award winning poet and actor) is the new volunteer facilitator – why not come along to what has become a truly exciting poetry evening? The Phoenix…
THE QUIET COMPERE TOUR OF THE NORTH - FIRST STOP - MANCHESTER Three Minute Theatre,Affleck's Arcade35-39, Oldham StreetManchester, M1 1JG FRI 31ST JAN, 2014 Doors at 7:00pm Sarah L Dixon, The Quiet Compere introduces her ten poets, ten minutes format at the delightful 3 Minute Theatre. Book for this stunning…
Guest lecturer in creative writing Focus on editing and rewriting with a focus on fiction. Plus Q&A. Aimed at students on the Creative Writing BA – but others are invited. Thursday 30th January, 2-4pm Creative Writing DepartmentStaffordshire UniversityCollege Rd,Stoke-on-Trent,Staffordshire ST4 2DE
Ariadne's Thread Poetry Competition - Prize Giving Ceremony The Old Ship - upstairs room –21st January, 7:30 PM3 King Street,Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1ND Free Entrance. The Poetry Competition Prize Giving Ceremony will be held during the launch of issue 9 of Ariadne's Thread Literary Magazine. The prize winning poets include…
Rosie Lugosi is cracking her delectably flexible whip at The Alternative & Burlesque Fair at Sound Control in Manchester this Saturday! With the astonishing Marnie Scarlett at Sound Control, 1 New Wakefield Street, Manchester M1 5NP 11am - 5pm £5 0n door
The March Violets – Made Glorious Tour Brudenell Social Club33 Queen's RdLeeds LS6 1NY Doors: 18.30 Tickets: £15 Saturday 23rd November Double headline, Very Special Guests Chameleons Vox + Witch Hunt + Free Aftershow Yes indeed. Tickets on sale now To buy tickets - click this link
The March Violets – Made Glorious Tour Friday 22nd November O2 Academy2 IslingtonN1 Centre16 Parkfield St,Islington,London N1 0PS Doors: 18.30 Tickets (advance): £15 Special Guests: The Last Cry and TBC Tickets on sale now To buy tickets - click this link
The March Violets Edinburgh Bannermans Rock & Whisky Bar212 Cowgate,Edinburgh EH1 1NQ Date - Sunday 17th November Doors: 8pm-1am Special Guests: Dead Eyes Opened, + TBC. Tickets on Sale Now: £12 To buy tickets - click this link
Violets and DV8 present Friday 15th November Spanky Van Dyke's17 Goldsmith StNottingham NG1 5JT Doors: 7pm – 2am Tickets: £13 Special Guests: Simon York (from Luxury Stranger), Jordan Reyne, Witch Hunt. Batronic Aftershow till 2am with DJ Heathen and DJ GlitterHawk Tickets from Spanky's and Music Exchange soon, and here…
Polari Literary Salon Tickets - £5 13 November 2013, 7:45pm Purcell Room,Southbank CentreBelvedere RoadLondonSE1 8XX Southbank Centre is a short walk away from Covent Garden and Westminster and minutes from the Waterloo, Charing Cross and Embankment London Underground and British Rail stations. Charlotte Mendelson introduces her new novel Almost English.…
RFTK Promotions presents Sunday 10th November Newcastle TrilliansPrincess Square,Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8DE Special Guests: Berlin Black, Anxiety Of Love. Tickets on sale now: https://shop.ticketscript.com/channel/web2/get-dates/rid/VZ7SR44K/eid/181255/language/en/format/html This will be the first show from The March Violets in Newcastle for around 30 years! A very rare treat to see a great band.…
Grotesque Promotions and Ascension Magazine present Corallo Rock Club Friday 8th November Corallo di ScandianoVialle della Rocca 4/EScandiano (Reggio Emilia),Italy Tickets coming soon Chianti coming soon UNICA DATA IN ITALIA! Era il 1982 quando Andrew Eldritch dei Sisters Of Mercy licenziava sul mercato il primo singolo dei March Violets per…
DV8 Fest presents Sunday 3rd November The ColiseumVictoria Place,Whitby,North Yorkshire YO21 1EZ COST: £13 (advance) Special Guests: Partly Faithful, Luxury Stranger. Doors 18:30 – event over by 10:30 so we can all head on to Nostalgia. Tickets on sale https://shop.ticketscript.com/channel/web2/get-dates/rid/VZ7SR44K/eid/181235/language/en/format/html
Club Antichrist Halloween Party Friday 1st November Club Colosseum,1 Nine Elms Lane,Vauxhall, London SW8 5NQ Doors open at 8pm Happy Hours 8-11 Last entry 2.30am, club closes at 6am. Strict dress code: go for it. STRICT Dress code applies: Alternative, Goth, Industrialist, Cybergoth, Punk, Drag Queen, TV/TS, Theatrical, Bondage, PVC,…
The Dark Side of Peel Sunday October 27th Tough Life Boogie - John Peel week / Un-Peeled The ContinentalSouth Meadow Lane,Preston,Lancashire PR1 8JP Tel - 01772 499425 The March Violets with Special Guests: Flesh For Lulu, John Hyatt (Three Johns), The Inca Babies. That is correct. 3 Peel sessions between…
The March Violets at the Ted Hughes Festival Saturday October 26th The Trades Club Holme St Town Centre, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EE Doors open 8pm Tickets on sale now: Tickets £14/12 for Trades Club members https://shop.ticketscript.com/channel/web2/get-dates/rid/VZ7SR44K/eid/181253/language/en/format/html Supports TBC The March Violets have been at the forefront of the UK's post-punk…
Creatures of the Night Poetry Slam Fri 25 Oct - 8.30pm till late The White Lion Hotel,Bridge GateHebden BridgeWest YorkshireHX7 8EX FREE Highly esteemed poet and novelist Rosie Garland aka Rosie Lugosi is hosting the spookiest poetry slam ever in Hebden! The Creatures of the Night Poetry Slam Upstairs at…
The Palace of Curiosities Wednesday 16th October 7.30pm The Manchester MuseumThe University of ManchesterOxford RoadManchesterM13 9PL Tickets £6/£4 concessions Book on: 0843 208 0500 Join author Rosie Garland and Victorian sideshow performers for an evening of mystery and excitement in the atmospheric Living World gallery at Manchester Museum. Rosie will…
Manchester Cathedral Poetry Competition Tuesday 15th October 2.30 pm Free, booking advised Book on: 0843 208 0500 Venue - St Ann's Church,St Ann's SquareManchesterM2 7LF The winner of this year's international interfaith poetry competition will be announced at this celebratory event, featuring readings from the shortlisted poets and competition judge,…
London's Première Women's Writers Night When? 9th October 2013 Where? The Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, London WC2H 9BX (closest tube = Covent Garden) Time? 8.00 p.m. Door tax – £5.00 – £3.00 concessions With two brilliant features every month, and a warm atmosphere, why not come and sign up…
Amuse- Bouche An evening of poetic comedy. Steph Pike presents a spoken word night with a twist – featuring Rosie Garland as guest Location: The Kings Arms,11 Bloom Street,SalfordGreater Manchester M3 6AN Time: 8pm (show lasts approx. 2hrs) Price: £3 The first ever UK Women in Comedy Festival will be…