Verse Matters is a feminist bi-monthly spoken word event which usually takes place on the 1st Thursday of the month. Each event has a mix of experienced and new performers and we are proud to prioritise crafting a diverse line up. We give space to narratives that are seldom heard elsewhere.
Verse Matters was founded in July 2015 by Rachel Bower and is a supportive space for poetry, spoken word, storytelling, music and comedy, showcasing the work of talented people in a friendly, safe environment.
This is set to be a full of powerful feminism and strength really powerful event. Featured sets from: Fran Lock (London), Sarah Dixon (Huddersfield), Dan Webber (East Midlands), Khadijah Ibrahiim (Leeds) and music from Lily Gaskell (Sheffield).
Open mic slots confirmed by Camille McCawley and Carly Mountain. More TBC.
Thursday 3rd May 2018, Theatre Delicatessen, 202 Eyre Street, S1 4QZ
Featured sets from: Rachel Bower (Sheffield), Fay Kesby (Leeds) and Fiona Helsing (Sheffield)