Our popular performance poetry evenings are designed for anybody interested in writing, performing or listening to live poetry. Poets can perform in front of an enthusiastic and supportive crowd or just sit and listen - enjoying the vibrant atmosphere of the CUBE. There will also be delicious food and drink on the menu served throughout the evening.
Hosted by Les Baynton, Poetry Nights will take place on the following dates in the CUBE café|bar:
Thursday 2 March - Winter/Cold
"Winter cold, be bold, warm our hearts with your verse"
Thursday 6 April - Comic Verse
"It’s the month of April Fools, so of course..comic verse rules"
Thursday 4 May - Children/Children’s verse
"Childrens’ Verse always appeals, just remember how it feels"
Thursday 1 June - Books (Derby Book Festival)
"Favourite Books and Characters put into verse"
Thursday 6 July - Beer/Pubs (Derby Beer Festival)
"40th Summer Beer Festival this year - food and drink, lots of cheer!"