Special poetry evening

Pocklington Arts Centre
Pocklington Arts Centre
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The Friends of Pocklington Arts Centre are set to host an evening of poetry with a difference.

The event, on 21 March at the Arts Centre, will showcase of some of the finest up-and-coming poets Yorkshire has to offer, tag-teaming to present live, engaging and relevant performance poetry.

It will be an intimate evening of acoustic performance poetry and the Friends are particularly keen to engage the local community in this event.

They are offering the chance for budding poets to take part in a competition to perform one of their poems.

To take part, email your poem to debsengland1959@gmail.com by 14 March or leave at the Arts Centre box office (marked FAO: Debs England). Please include your name, age and contact details. The lucky winner will be invited to perform their poem on the night.

Tickets cost £4 and are available from the Arts Centre box office on (01759) 301547. The event will start at 7.30 and finish at 10pm.