After a MASSIVE kick-off to 2019 with one of our biggest poetry open mics yet, Spoke & Bird is proud to have its February session with the incredible, immensely talented spoken word poet and author Will Beale.
William Beale is an Australian-ish spoken word artist, "a boy howling his way into the world," and the author/composer of They Call Us Loud. His most recent collection, WAKEUPCITY, is centred on repression and growing up in Singapore. Organiser of the Malaysia National Poetry Slam, he was the recipient of Canada's Banff Centre for Arts & Creativity's 2017 Spoken Word masterclass, studying under Buddy Wakefield and Tanya Evanson. He represented Victoria in the Australian Poetry Slam 2016, performing in the Sydney Opera House, Singapore's Esplanade, George Town Literary Festival, Singapore Writers Festival, Ubud Writers Festival, White Night and more. As a convener and artistic producer, he is a Former Creative Producer of Slamalamadingdong (Melbourne) and Co-founder of If Walls Could Talk (Malaysia).
To register for the open mic, click on the event link provided below.
VENUE: The Merry Lion Comedy Cafe & Bar
ADDRESS: 8b Circular Road, #03-01, Singapore 049364
EVENT WEBSITE: Facebook
DATE AND TIME
27 Feb 2019, 7pm–11pm. $5.