October 2017: Taoist and Zen inspired poems – Readings and Workshops

SUNDAY 15 OCTOBER THE SQUARE TOWER 7.30 – 10PM Doors 7pm £5 | £4 THE POETRY OF SUCHNESS An evening of Taoist and Zen inspired poems of selflessness, emptiness and enlightenment hosted by GEORGE MARSH. With Taoist and Zen inspired music. TWO POETRY WORKSHOPS with GEORGE MARSH 8 places THURSDAY 12 OCTOBER 2 pm £10 Venue tbc Taoist inspired yin-yang writing workshop. Build the circadian rhythms … Continue reading October 2017: Taoist and Zen inspired poems – Readings and Workshops

Sunday 21st May 2017: Ferry Tales

SUNDAY 21 MAY THE SQUARE TOWER 7.30 – 10PM Doors 7pm £4 FERRY TALES Ferry Tales is a group of poets, musicians, writers and a photographer in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight who are running events, exhibitions and workshops for local people on the theme of arrivals and departures in their lives. Poets ROBYN BOLAM  and LYDIA FULLEYLOVE  will be joining MAGGIE SAWKINS and other Portsmouth … Continue reading Sunday 21st May 2017: Ferry Tales

Sunday 16th October 2016: Poetry on the Spot with Bob Hill and Paul Canon Harris

SUNDAY 16 OCTOBER THE SQUARE TOWER 7.30 – 10pm Doors 7pm £4 Bournemouth’s premiere spoken word game POETRY ON THE SPOT comes to Portsmouth with Bob Hill and Paul Canon Harris  sharing their words and setting each other spoken word improv challenges with silly prompts revealed onstage. Expect untranslatable words, bus driving monkeys, boyfriends who look like Hitler and well crafted poems written ‘on the spot’. https://www.facebook.com/POTSImprov/ Continue reading Sunday 16th October 2016: Poetry on the Spot with Bob Hill and Paul Canon Harris

Past Events: Sunday 15th May 2016: Diving into the Wreck (Festival of the Mind)

SUNDAY 15th May 2016 HAMPSHIRE FESTIVAL OF THE MIND ‘DIVING INTO THE WRECK’ Music with LES KAZOOS D’AMOUR and MARTIN HEYS VENUE: The Square Tower, PO1 2JE Doors 7:30pm 8pm – 10pm £4 A group production evoking the secret world of serious addiction: its craziness, nastiness, predictable routines, and dark humour. Written and performed by former addicts, with the artistic support of director Mark C … Continue reading Past Events: Sunday 15th May 2016: Diving into the Wreck (Festival of the Mind)