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GOKxTTEOV Feast and Beats featuring Vista Rajan and Ela Fornalska

23 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

A blended night like no other. Your yearly fix of spoken word with live music backing.

Slamalamadingdong featuring Nour Abouzeid

25 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong is Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, being the only slam in Australia currently PSI-...

Melbourne Poets Union Multilingual Poetry Reading

25 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Melbourne Poets Union (MPU) is a self-funded not for profit organisation dedicated to the promotion of...

Poetry at Chrissy Hills featuring Christina Spry

25 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Poetry@Chrissy Hills originally began as a bi-monthly reading called ‘...

Lentils With a Side Of Poetry

26 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Lentil as Anything in Abbotsford are now hosting a monthly poetry open mic on the third Friday of each...

From Page To Stage: A spoken word poetry masterclass

27 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Western Edge Youth Arts presents a spoken word poetry masterclass with Sista Zai Zanda for emerging...

Dan Poets featuring HelChild

27 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 24th year.

Be Mused featuring Judith Rodriguez, Santo Cazzati, and Susannah Powell

27 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Be pleasantly challenged and inspired at ‘Be Mused’ – Poetry & Humanity at ‘The Resistance’ – Bar...

Sista Zai presents Afrikan High Tea featuring Anisa Nandaula.

28 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Every last Sunday of the month, Sista Zai creates space for #realtalk at Afrikan High Tea.