Worcestershire Poet Laureate

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‘Out of the Darkness’ by Leena Batchelor

Henry Sandon Hall, Royal Porcelain Works on 29th October, 7pm Former Worcestershire Poet Laureate and current Poet-in-Residence for The Commandery in  Worcester, is releasing a play asking humanity to take stock and consider their actions upon climate change and society […]

Worcestershire Lit Fest & Fringe

Cyber-Slap Lockdown Update

Cyber-Slap Lockdown Update – April 22nd 2020 In this past month Spoken Word, like all the performing arts, has been thrown into chaos. The lockdown was announced, and our entire scene, along with all our plans, simply disappeared overnight. We […]

Suz Winspear

April cyber-SLAP

As if 2020 wasn’t bad enough already, we now have Coronavirus to add to the misery! I had just written a cheerful upbeat piece for this month’s SlapMag, about how resilient the Spoken Word community was and how we intended […]