22nd September - 30th September 2018

Poetry for the People Big Night Out - Linton Kwesi Johnson + guests

Poetry for the People Big Night Out - Linton Kwesi Johnson + guests

Join A Firm Of Poets for a glittering night of arguably the finest spoken word artists in the country – featuring national treasure and creator of ‘dub poetry’, Linton Kwesi Johnson- Jamaican poet, journalist and author and widely considered to be the father of reggae dub poetry, a blend of reggae music and spoken verse.

Special guests include John Hegley, Kate Fox, Becky Cherriman, Zodwa Nyoni, Laura Potts and more - plus a DJ set. This is a real celebration of words that may change how you feel about poetry, forever!


£2 off if you book for the Poetry For The People Big Night Out and Words For Wellbeing Cabaret in the same transaction. Two nights out, one great price!

  • DETAILS
  • 23rd September 2017
    19:00 - 22:00
    St Austin's Church, Wakefield WF1 3QN View Map
    £12 full / £10 concs

  • Linton Kwesi Johnson

A real celebration of words that may change how you feel about poetry, forever!

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