Upcoming Events

Introducing our first WORD! at Attenborough Arts:

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, CĂ­rculo 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.