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Saturday 10th February, Mega Open-mike event! at The Moon, on Zoom!

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Perth Poetry Club has its first 2024 quarterly Mega-Open mike event this Saturday 10th February, 2pm-4pm, at The Moon Café and on Zoom.

Perth Poetry Club holds Mega Open-mike events 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 20th January, Aaron Tuckey & Jill Taylor Neal + open-mike, at The Moon, on Zoom!

Perth Poetry Club has wonderful poets Aaron Tuckey (Sweden) & Jill Taylor Neal + open-mike, this Saturday 20th January, 2pm-4pm, Perth (Boorloo) time.

Born into a musical family, Aaron Tuckey holds degrees in political science and sustainability science, and half a degree in classical music composition. He has been writing poetry for 10 years in parallel to his career in climate and sustainability within academia and the public sector.

Saturday, 13th January, Jake Dennis & Noël Florence + Open-mike, at The Moon & on Zoom!

Perth Poetry Club has wonderful poets Jake Dennis & Noël Florence + open-mike, this Saturday 13th January, 2pm-4pm, Perth (Boorloo) time.

Jake Dennis @PoetOfJazz is a Burmese-Australian entertainer (singer, poet, actor) based in Boorloo/Perth published last year in The Crow, Cuttlefish, Into the Wetlands, Mekong Review, and SUSPECT NY.

Sunday lunch, 7th Jan 12noon, Viet Hoa restaurant, no poetry, just food - Moon Poetry is back from next week

Join us for

Sunday lunch, 12noon at Viet Hoa restaurant,
349 William St Northbridge - no poetry, just food, BYO

RSVP by Email: perthpoetryclub@gmail.com
or txt Elio on 0417 345 863 to book a spot

You can turn up on the day but it would help if you txt Elio beforehand

Saturday 30th December, Open mike event, Zoom only!

Perth Poetry Club has a Zoom only open-mike this Saturday 30th December, 2pm-4pm, Perth (Boorloo) time.

Our Guest MC is Glen Hunting. Come armed with your poems and those of others.

Join us to celebrate poetry via Zoom.

Saturday, 30th December 2023, 2pm to 4pm Perth Aus WST (GMT+8hrs).
Open-mike, Zoom only
Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84254037443

A great space to be on a Saturday afternoon 2pm-4pm WST, on Zoom.

In weeks to come, we have:

Saturday 23rd December, Open-mike Poetry, Zoom Only!

Perth Poetry Club has a Zoom only open-mike this Saturday 23rdth December, 2pm-4pm, Perth (Boorloo) time.

Elio will be zooming from Brisbane (Meanjin) but will keep to Perth time (WST, GMT+8hrs).
Come armed with your poems and those of others. Join us to celebrate poetry via Zoom.

Saturday, 23rd December 2023, 2pm to 4pm Perth Aus WST (GMT+8hrs).
Open-mike, Zoom only
Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84254037443

Saturday 16th December, Launch of Andrew Burke's Historic Present + open-mike!

Perth Poetry Club has the launch of Andrew Burke’s collection Historic Present and Memorial Celebration + open-mike this Saturday 16th December, 2pm-4pm, at The Moon Café.

Andrew Burke was the first feature at Perth Poetry Club on 28th March 2009, nearly 15years ago. He helped kick-start the club, give it some immediate gravitas. Andrew died in May this year, and his posthumous poetry collection Historic Present will be launched at the Club this Saturday.

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