May 26


05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Event Category:

Birmingham, Spoken Word

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The Electric Cinema, Birmingham

47-49 Station Street

Birmingham, United Kingdom, B5 4DY

Polari returns to Birmingham as part of The Polari Prize Tour, funded by Arts Council England.

Curated and hosted by Paul Burston with readings from Burston (‘The Closer I Get’), Frances Gapper (‘In The Wild Wood’), VG Lee (‘Oh You Pretty Thing’), Alex Reeve (‘The House on Half Moon Street’) and Alexis Gregory, performing an extract from his critically acclaimed play, ‘Riot Act’.

£8 (including booking fee) from Eventbrite –

Bookstall kindly supplied by Foyles.

There’ll also be a free creative writing workshop earlier in the day at the LGBT Centre where one person will be offered the chance to read at Polari.