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Newcastle Poetry Festival 2019: Northern Stage


Calling all poetry-lovers! Don’t miss this year’s four-day international festival at Northern Stage, celebrating the finest poetry from around the world by some of the art’s most acclaimed practitioners.

Featuring readings, lectures, discussions, workshops, and multi-genre performances.

Our main programme features many of the past year’s most lauded poets, including Hannah Sullivan(winner of the T S Eliot Prize), Phoebe Power (winner of the Forward Prize for Best First Collection), Toby Martinez de las Rivas (shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best Collection), Deryn Rees-Jones (Poetry Book Society Recommendation), and Liz Berry (winner of the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem).

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From £8


Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays 1st May - 4th May 2019

Venue Details
Northern Stage (formerly Newcastle Playhouse) is the largest producing theatre company in the North East of England, and is regarded one of the top-ten UK producing theatres. From fresh revivals of classic plays, to laugh-out-loud comedy, bold conte...


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Barras Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne

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