Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 2nd July has wonderful poet Ian Lilburne + open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ, on Zoom.
Ian Lilburne is a West Australian songwriter|singer and poet!
No stranger to the Perth Arts scene, Ian is best known for his work behind the scenes. Founding director of Perth’s Artrage Festival (1986-94), a former manifestation of FringeWorld, he has worked as a producer and artistic director over five decades. Other career highlights include artistic director|manager of the UWA centenary celebration LUMINOUSnight (2013), and the WA project manager|scriptwriter for Illuminart on the Albany ANZAC Departure projections (2014).
In recent years his focus has shifted to creative pursuits. A photographer and lifelong guitarist|songwriter-singer, he has released three albums of original music and formed a performance duo with soprano|sound-artist Sam Ray. Lilburne|Ray has performed at various venues in Perth, Fremantle and the Great Southern. In 2022 Ian was cast as the father (Da) in the Black Swan State Theatre-Darlinghurst Theatre Co production of the musical Once but had to withdraw for health reasons before it opened.
Ian has been writing poetry since his teens and has amassed a collection of more than one hundred and twenty poems. For him poetry and songwriting work as a team, each informing the other. He has recently started to air his poetry through the Perth Poetry Club at The Moon Cafe.
We are in for a great afternoon of poetry this Saturday afternoon 2pm - 4pm.
The venue is Moon Café, 323 William St, Northbridge and on ZOOM.
Gig details are: Perth Poetry Club is inviting you to a scheduled Hybrid Live and Zoom meeting from Moon Cafe.
this Saturday, 2nd July 2022 2:00pm to 4:00pm Perth Aus WST (GMT+8hrs).
Ian Lilburne + open-mike.
Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84254037443
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The next few weeks we have the following features:
2-Jul-22 Ian Lilburne + open-mike
9-Jul-22 Kevin Gillam + Cello + open-mike
16-Jul-22 Joni Boyd + open-mike
23-Jul-22 Rose van Son + open-mike
30-Jul-22 Skylar J Wynter + open-mike …
All with open-mike, not to be missed …