Morecambe Poetry Festival

16.09.22

A weekend of poetics from some of the biggest names in the poetry world on stage at Johnny’s and the adjacent Morecambe Winter Gardens.

About the event...

A weekend of poetics from some of the biggest names in the poetry world on stage at Johnny’s and the adjacent Morecambe Winter Gardens.

Join Dr John Cooper Clarke, Henry Normal and Lemn Sissay, Atilla the Stockbroker, Kate Fox and TS Eliot Prize winner Joelle Taylor and more in this celebration of words and poetic talent from across the UK, bringing together poets and publishers from mainstream to back-room indies and everything in between.

Prepare yourselves for a 3-day extravaganza, including the Morecambe Poetry Marathon, where you can experience 24 hours non-stop poetry from Saturday to Sunday morning.

“We’re having open stage sessions where any one can get up, members of the public, other poets, anyone” said organiser Matt Panesh, “Poetry is the most accessible of the written artforms, that’s why I love it, anyone can do it!”

A celebration of spoken words and poetic talent from across the UK.

Get your tickets: https://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Lancaster/Morecambe-Winter-Gardens/Morecambe-Poetry-Festival-2022/36083812/

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