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PoetiCas featuring John Flaus

18 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

PoetiCas brings poetry to Castlemaine, on Sunday afternoons once a month, with an open section.

We Work This Shop: spoken word workshop

18 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

We Work This Shop is a special peer-reviewed feedback based workshop aimed at spoken word artists and...

Sporting Poets featuring Claire Gaskin, Adam Ford, and Chris Lynch

18 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Sporting Poets runs once a month on Sundays at 5pm for a 5:30pm start.

Girls to the Front: Poetry and Film Night Launch featuring Amy Bodossian

20 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Come along to the launch of Girls on Key’s monthly curated poetry and film night.

Poetryspective featuring Carmen Main and Awale Ahmed

20 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Poetryspective is a fortnightly poetry and spoken word event celebrating world poetry.

La Mama Poetica featuring Bella Li, Ross Donlon, Harry Reid and Rose Lucas

20 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

La Mama Poetica is an evening of some of the best spoken word and poetry to be found in Melbourne.

Passionate Tongues featuring Janine Booth (UK)

20 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by ‘the patron-saint of Melbourne poetry,’ poet and photographer Michael Reynolds, what began as a...

To The Ends Of The 'Verse

20 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

To the Ends of the ‘Verse is all open mic, all the time, hosted at the warm and cozy Open Studio in the...

Poetesis Open Mic Poetry

28 August 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Every second Wednesday, behind the bookshelf in Sooki Lounge’s secret downstairs ‘nook’, you will find a...