Whats On

Saturday 20th January, Tony Curtis!

This Saturday, it’s Tony Curtis as our feature on 20th January 2018 at Perth Poetry Club.

Tony Curtis was born in Dublin in 1955.  An award-winning poet, Tony has published ten warmly received collections.  His most recent title are 'Folk' (Arc Publications, 2011) 'Pony' with drawings and painting by David Lilburn (Occasional Press, 2013) and 'Approximately in the Key of C' (Arc Publications, 2015).

He has been awarded the Irish National Poetry Prize and the Varuna House Exchange Fellowship to Australia.

Banquet/Brunch/Lunch on Sunday 7th Jan 2018 !

A Good Way to Start 2018 - No Poetry but Lunch

the Annual Helen JaNice (the Lovely)
"NO POETRY" Banquet/Brunch/Lunch (formerly Yum Cha?!!?)
will occur this Sunday 7th Jan 2018
at the Red Chilli Sichuan Restaurant
Unit 1, 191 James St, Northbridge
Meet at 1130am

Please RSVP Helen 0431 035 540 or Neil 0422 148 956

held in conjunction with/as a Fundraiser for V.H.M. (Viable Human Mob)

Love to See YOU there
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A full poetry programme for January and February will be available next week

Saturday 16th of December, Mega Open-Mike Event!

This Saturday, it’s the last gig for 2017 as a Mega Open-Mike Event where everyone is a feature, 16th December 2017 at Perth Poetry Club.  

Perth Poetry Club holds Mega Open-Mikes quarterly as an opportunity for every open-miker to be a feature with 5 minutes (maximum) of performance time. 

Best to prepare your performance.  Try something different, experimental.  Edit and refresh your poems.  Hone your performance skills.  Past events have been memorable for the quality of the poetry and performances. 

Saturday 2nd of December, J.P. and Melissa Clements!

This Saturday, it’s J.P. and Melissa Clements as our features on 2nd December 2017 at Perth Poetry Club.

J.P. has an eclectic background, having practised social work for 27 years, a probation officer for the first 8.  She has tried hard not to fall into the abyss ever since.  Her performing career includes: cabaret dancer, dance teacher, travelled as a dancer in production shows, pantomime actress and choreographer.  JP is also an educator, having run ‘poetry is fun’ workshops in a school.

CHRiku! (Christmas Haiku) Competition - closes 9 December!

OPENS:  SATURDAY 25 NOVEMBER 2017 @ “The Moon”    CLOSES:  4PM SATURDAY 9 DECEMBER 2017 @  “The Moon”

JUDGING FINISHES :  11.01pm THURSDAY 14 DECEMBER 2017  -   NOT  @ “ The Moon”

                          THE  WINNER’S  CASH PRIZE OF $50  PRESENTED:   SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER 2017  @ “The Moon”                 

Saturday 25th of November, Jenny Blackford and Larraine Duncan!

This Saturday, it’s Jenny Blackford and Larraine Duncan as our features on 25th November 2017 at Perth Poetry Club.

Jenny Blackford writes poems and stories for people of all ages.  Her poems have appeared in Australian and international anthologies and journals including Westerly, Australian Poetry Journal, The Pedestal Magazine, Strange Horizons and Going Down Swinging.

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