Saturday 25th June, Gabby Everall (WA) and Claire Baker (NSW) + open-mike!, at the Moon, on Zoom
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 25th June has wonderful poets Gabrielle Everall (WA) and Claire Baker (NSW) + open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ, on Zoom.
Gabrielle (Gabby) Everall has a PhD in Creative Writing. The second edition of her book Dona Juanita and the love of boys was published with Buon-Cattivi Press. John Kinsella included Dona Juanita and the love of boys as one of the best poetry books for 2020 in Australian Book Review.
Saturday, 18th June, Mar Bucknell and Fifty Words for Sand, at the Moon on Zoom!
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 18th June has wonderful poet Mar Bucknell and the launch of a fantastic book:
Fifty Words for Sand: a history of live poetry in Western Australia 1829-2021, by Mar Bucknell, published by Eleutheria,
introduced by Peter Jeffery & Bluey Von Steiger plus Open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ, on Zoom.
Mar Bucknell is a minimalist. Poet.
Saturday 11th June, Scott-Patrick Mitchell + Paul Kohn (SA) + open-mike! at the Moon on Zoom
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 11th June has wonderful poets
Scott-Patrick Mitchell (SPM) + SPM Q&A + Paul Kohn (SA) + limited open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ, on Zoom.
This is part of the “Love to Read Local” week, sponsored by WritingWA and Copyright Agency Cultural Fund, produced by PPC on behalf of WA Poets Inc.
Saturday 4th June, Gabriela Antonini + open-mike, at the Moon & Zoom!
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 4th June has wonderful poet Gabriela Antonini + open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ, on Zoom.
Gabriela Antonini is a Slovakia-born writer, reader, artist, poet, kickboxer who has too many hobbies and spills her coffee on herself daily. She drinks too much water, cares too much about too many people, and never stops studying.
Saturday 28th May, Lana Moon + open-mike, at the Moon Cafe
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 28th May has wonderful poet Lana Moon + open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ.
Lana Moon (she/her) is a non-binary trans poet and parent based in Perth who mostly speaks about whatever is tugging at her heartstrings at any given moment; with a focus on mental health, addiction, love, loss and everything in between. She is emerging from an extended hermit cycle to feature at Perth Poetry Club for the second time.
Please join us to celebrate poetry this Saturday afternoon 2pm - 4pm.
Saturday 21st May, Virginia O'Keefe, Jonathan Mustard + open-mike at the Moon Cafe!
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 21st May has wonderful poets Virginia O’Keefe & Jonathan Mustard + open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ.
Virginia O’Keefe writes in a relatively traditional style. Last year she won the Creatrix Prize for Poetry and The Poetry D'Amour Prize 2021. She has also won the Creative Connections Prize and been twice short listed for the Tom Collins. Her work is published on-line in Creatrix, and various Perth based anthologies.
Saturday 14th May, Namu + open-mike! at the Moon Cafe
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 14th May has wonderful poet Namu + open-mike, at THE MOON CAFÉ.
Note that Kevin Gillam has had to cancel, but the gig goes on with poet, Namu + open-mike
Namu finds it difficult to talk about herself so thought it might be easier to present you with a list of fun facts about her..
Saturday 7th May, Caroline Reid (SA) & William Morgan + open-mike, from the Moon and Zoom!
Saturday 30th April, it's Mega open-mike! at the Moon, on Zoom
hi All, our planned feature Peter Burges has laryngitis, so has had to cancel.
As replacement we are moving our June Mega Open-mike forward to April
Perth Poetry Club this Saturday 30th April has its quarterly Mega Open-mike event, via ZOOM and at THE MOON CAFÉ.
This is 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.