Tag Archives: Peter Hayhoe

Bang Said The Gun! 23/02/2012

- reviewed by Koel Mukherjee – @ The Roebuck THE HYPE – It’s hard not to turn up to Bang Said The Gun! with a heaving sack full of expectations. A hugely popular night, run by a medley of awesome London poets, Bang! regularly garners glowing reviews and has been featured on Channel  4 and Sky.…

Word Wrestling Federation Presents: Page Match 2

@ The Camden Roundhouse, 25/02/201 – reviewed by James Webster – The Concept: An odd mix?  Performance poetry and professional wrestling seems like an odd mix. On the one hand there’s the machismo, violence and soap-opera of pro wrestling and on the other the more reflective, cerebral and verbal poetry. But in organising this event Dan…

Bang Said the Gun @ The Roebuck 03/11/11

-Reviewed by James Webster- I had pretty high expectations for Bang Said the Gun. I’d heard nothing but good about the event and the Bang team had only just won the ‘Page Match’ championship belt and I’m happy to say it exceeded even my high expectations. What’s so special about it? Well, as host Dan Cockrill…

Poetry Jam @ The Tea Box 13/05/11

-Reviewed by James Webster and Dana Bubulj- The Night The Tea Box is a charming, genteel and tea-filled place during the day, but at night it dons a mask and cape and transforms into a vibrant local arts venue. With tea. Last month I commented that while a great night, the Jam@TheBox lacked polish, not so…

Sage and Time 23/03/11 (The Charterhouse Bar)

-Reviewed by James Webster- The Night Sage and Time is quickly becoming my favourite poetry event in London. Run every fourth Wednesday of the month at the Charterhouse bar in the Barbican, it’s organised by the incomparable Anna LeDoesPoetry and features some truly accomplished poets. The format is fun and not too heavy, mixing the…