Part of Nottingham Poetry Festival. Linton's performances are gripping and true to a quote he gave in a 2008 interview: “Writing was a political act and poetry was a cultural weapon”.
Part of Nottingham Poetry Festival. Join Sandeep Parmar for a daytime masterclass on the role of the poetry critic.
Part of Nottingham Poetry Festival. Andrew McMillan’s debut collection, Physical, was the first poetry collection to win The Guardian First Book Award.
Part of Nottingham Poetry Festival. Caroline Bird is a poet and playwright. Her most recent poetry collection, In These Days of Prohibition, was shortlisted for the 2017 TS Eliot Prize and The Ted Hughes Award.
Part of Nottingham Poetry Festival. Come and see a performance from Bard of Barnsley, Ian McMillan, who hosts weekly hit radio show The Verb.
A family experience not to be missed - The Televison Workshop’s brilliant theatre production ‘Wendy and Peter Pan’. The much-loved story of Peter Pan is excitingly reimagined. There’s all the old favourites – but with a fresh twist.
This skiffle-and-blues band perform songs harking back to the days of early rock’n’roll. Featuring: Mike Hammond, Aly Hirji, Alex Hammond and Mark Kermode (and, yes, he is the same Mark Kermode who reviews films for the BBC!)
An inspiring ensemble bringing together disabled young musicians to create new music compositions in real time using laptops creating wonderfully immersive soundscapes and spectacular visuals. Featuring guest collaborator, Petebox.
Celebrate the launch of UKYA City Takeover. Featuring Three Body Trio (a deep electronic groove and the spontaneity of jazz) and TrueMendous (one of the UK’s most promising MCs and poets)
FILM SCREENING: We're delighted to bring Bjork's Hang player Manu Delago to Metronome for a special film screening of 'Parasol Peak' followed by a rare chance to see Manu perform live.
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