WORD! is the longest running poetry and spoken 
word night in the Midlands.

 Now based at Leicester's Attenborough Arts Centre, it takes place on the last Thursday of every month, between 7.30 and 9.30pm. The evening is composed of an open mic, followed by a booked act.








WORD!...with Paula Varjack

Thursday May 31st, 2018

7.30pm (performers 6.30pm) £4/£7

Some slots to perform will be available in advance, to book yours please email Lydia Towsey via secretagentartist@hotmail.com 



WORD! - the longest running spoken word night in the Midlands and Saboteur Awards Nominee - presents this gala night with Paula Varjack to celebrate and launch its relocation to Attenborough Arts Centre. Paula Varjack is a writer, filmmaker and performance maker. Her work explores identity, the unsaid, and making the invisible visible. She has performed at numerous arts festivals and cultural spaces including: Glastonbury Festival, Berlin International Literature Festival, Vault Festival, Chelsea Theatre, The Victoria & Albert Museum, Richmix, Wilton's Music Hall, Battersea Arts Centre, The Southbank Centre, Círculo de Bellas Artes, Musicbox Lisbon, Es Balluard Museum of Contemporary Art, and The Photographer's Gallery. She is also the creator of the Anti-Slam a satirical take on Poetry Slams where the lowest score wins. To perform on the open mic, sign up in the bar from 6pm. 


SIGN UP FOR A WORKSHOP WITH Paula Varjack
4.30 - 6.30PM, Attenborough Arts Centre, Theatre Space.
Pay What you Feel. 

To book your space email Lydia Towsey via secretagentartist@hotmail.com