Thom Boulton, Plymouth Poet Laureate
Nick Ingram, Writer and Compere
To kick-off the Plymouth Festival of Words, WonderZoo present an evening of spoken word and a fusion of poetry, acapella, and contemporary and interactive poetry with Plymouth Poet Laureate, Thom Boulton and Simon Travers. The evening will include writers Laura Quigley and Jacki Juno as well as spoken word performer, Robert Garnham – all compered by Nick Ingram.
Taking place in the historic China House, a venue known for its literary events, the evening will also see the three Plymouth Young City Laureate candidates take on Plymouth’s history in their poetry and short story readings, followed by the announcement of the winner of new City Laureate for 2017.
Date: Wednesday 3
Venue: China House, Sutton Wharf, Plymouth, PL4 0DW
Ticket information: £3, tickets available on the door only