Sonnet Youth is a spoken word house party. A literary rave. A poetic piss up — bringing together poets, authors, rappers, comedians and musicians for a night of no holds barred performances.
Curated and hosted by Kevin P. Gilday — Writer & Spoken Word Artist and Cat Hepburn — Writer & Spoken Word Artist, our May show marks two years of Sonnet Youth! We'll be celebrating with an array of incredible acts:
— Multiple slam winner and prince of London poetry, Tyrone Lewis — Spoken Word, will be our headliner.
— Legendary writer and performer Colin McGuire will be sharing work from his newly published pamphlet.
— Feminist hip hop crew, The Honey Farm are bringing their party-starting beats and rhymes.
— Award w...inning theatre-maker Kieran Hurley will be joining us to share some work in progress.
-The Institute for L!ghter Living!™ have dispatched their top representative, Kat Kjellström Corbet, to dispense life changing advice to some lucky audience members.
— The drag poet and rock 'n roll diva that is Anna Secret Poet will be joining us for a special performance.
— As a special birthday treat we'll have Lovejoy (MPC) providing the tunes before and after the show, so stick around and help us toast two years of Sonnet Youth!
£5 (on the door)
Sonnet Youth is supported by Creative Scotland.