“The biggest spoken word night in London for women” (Evening Standard) returns to Manchester! After shows at Edinburgh Fringe and the Royal Albert Hall, we’re back at monthly at legendary queer haven Tribeca.
Shortlisted for Best Spoken Word Night in the UK (Saboteur Awards), That’s What She Said showcases the best new writing and performance by women, featuring iconic and emerging authors with a mix of performance, poetry, storytelling, slam and more.
LINE-UP FOR THURSDAY 6th SEPT 2018
⭐ ROSIE GARLAND ⭐
Awardwinning ‘literary hero’ (The Skinny) Rosie is a novelist, poet and singer. Author of novels The Night Brother, Vixen and The Palace of Curiosities, and six solo poetry collections, most recently As in Judy (Flapjack Press). “One of the country’s finest performance poets” (Apples & Snakes). Winner of the DaDa Award for Performance Artist of the Year, the Diva Award for Solo Performer, and a Poetry Award from the People’s Café, New York.
⭐ SUZANNAH EVANS ⭐
Suzannah Evans lives in Sheffield and her pamphlet Confusion Species was a winner in the 2012 Poetry Business book and pamphlet competition, judged by Carol Ann Duffy. She has had poems published in The Rialto, The North, Magma and Poetry Review and her poem ‘Helpline’ has been ‘Poem of the Week’ on the Guardian website. Suzannah works as a teacher of creative writing and a poetry editor and her debut collection Near Future will be published in November 2018 by Nine Arches Press.
⭐ More feature performers still to be announced ⭐
PLUS OPEN MIC (Women and non-binary performers, please comment below or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your 5-min slot!)