This Saturday 7th September we have wonderful local poets, Lucy Czerwiec, Lucy Dougan, Kevin Gillam, Fran Graham, Mardi May, Carol Millner, Emily J Smith, Rashida Murphy, Zan Ross and Julie Watts reading their poems from The Sky Falls Down: An Anthology of Loss, at Perth Poetry Club. We have usual open-mike as well.
This Saturday 24th August we have the wonderful poet Jackson, launch of her latest book The emptied bridge, plus Chinese Poetry readings: Glen Phillips, Prof Yu Jinhong, Tara Zhang + Kathleen Xiang and open-mike at Perth Poetry Club.
Jackson was born in Cumbria, England. She has written poetry since childhood. Her work has appeared in many journals and anthologies, notably the Fremantle Press Anthology of Western Australian Poetry. In 2009 she instigated Perth Poetry Club.
This Saturday 10th August we have Young Poets Showcase (from Primo Lux) and open-mike at Perth Poetry Club, mc-ed by Veronica Lake.
Young Poets who graced the pages of Primo Lux will read their poetry at the Moon.
Primo Lux is an annual student poetry anthology featuring work from young poets in Years 10 to 12 across Western Australia. Its editor, and driving force, is Veronica Lake.
This Saturday 3rd August we have the wonderful poets Tony Walley + Soul Reserve and open-mike at Perth Poetry Club.
Tony Walley is a mature-aged Aboriginal man born in regional WA, and is part the Yued, Ballardong and Binjareb Noongar people of the southwest. His connection and relationship to his people, his culture, and to the land is extremely important to him; and this extends to family, spirituality, and the general health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people.
HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR PERFORMANCE - Microphone Technique Workshop with Ben Hoare, PPC sound engineer
On Sunday – 4th August 2019, 12:30pm to 1:30pm, at The Moon Café, 323 William Street, Northbridge.
Ben Hoare has been part of Perth Poetry Club for 8 years being PPC sound engineer.
Ben also has sung in choirs for 20 years and knows a thing or two about breathing, voice production and projection.
This Saturday 13th July we have three wonderful poets Jazmin Lj Tassell, Poetry Cluster, Shab Delrooz and open-mike at Perth Poetry Club.
Jazmin Lj Tassell Bio:
Jazmin writes poetry about the joy of life, including the tears.
She believes that poetry is a panacea for fears.
She loves the transformation
From pain to elation.
At the action of putting pen to paper,
Is this a magical (majical) creation?
After 20 years of spoken word
She’s bravely gone beyond