Thursday 20th June: Forked - Poetry & Spoken Word

Thursday 20th June: Forked - Poetry & Spoken Word
8pm, £5 advance, £7 on the door
Tickets available here

Celebrate the start of summer at Forked with poetry, music and circus. Join us for an evening of holiday-themed performances and sunny celebrations.

Featuring:

Singing My Mother’s Song
By Rebecca Tantony and Dominie Hooper

A poetic and musical journey which explores geography and belonging, the roles of men and women within family narrative, ancestry and healing.

Rebbeca Tantony ‘mesmerising’ – The Guardian. Rebecca has read her work on BBC Radio Four. She’s the author of collections Talk You Round Till Dusk (Burning Eye, 2015) and All The Journeys I Never Took (Burning Eye, 2017).

Dominie Hooper is a singer, cellist and theatre musician. Dominie uses sound, words and movement to create her work.

Funded by Arts Council England

Stop NOT being silly!
Jackie Clementines will be bringing circus skills and thrills. Expect a combination of high impact circus and hilarious audience interaction from Jackie’s silliness manifesto show.

Rosin’s Brother
Laugh out loud poetry (and props!) from the Plymouth star