Tag Archives: slam

Review: Hammer & Tongue Oxford 13/11/12

- reviewed by James Webster – Hammer & Tongue’s new season continues … Have I mentioned that I really like Hammer & Tongue? I’m sure I have. I must’ve done. Anyway, if I haven’t (or you haven’t seen my previous effusive reviews of Hammer & Tongue events) then I really do. One of the things…

Review: Hammer & Tongue Brighton, 04/10/12

- reviewed by Michaela Ridgway – @ Brighton’s Komedia “Poets are liars” – Plato (via James Burt) Standing in the lengthening queue outside Brighton’s Komedia, I’m asked by the couple behind me if this is the right place for hammer & tong. Australian slang for putting your all into something, ‘to go at it hammer…

Poetry Olympics: Word Games 17/07/12

- Reviewed by Dana Bubulj – @ Theatre Delicatessen It was rather difficult to miss the looming [Redacted] over London this season. What better way to respond to this is by appropriating it for poetry? In a pop up Theatre Delicatessen, housed innocuously in an old BBC building, Cat Brogan hosted an alternate [Redacted], with…

Review: Hammer & Tongue Oxford Slam Final 12/06/2012

- reviewed by Neil Anderson – Sabotage recently previewed the Hammer & Tongue Oxford final, and to follow up from that, Neil Anderson reviews the final itself! Oxford’s Skylight Crisis cafe was packed to an extent I’d never before witnessed for the 2012 Oxford Hammer and Tongue final. This was the second Hammer and Tongue…