28th May 2016

Bruton Festival of Arts presents

Compered by Liv Torc who is an experienced and popular performer, compere and workshop leader. Winner of the last National Radio 4 Poetry Slam, second ever Bard of Exeter and resident poet at Exeter’s first Poetry Festival. She is co- host of The Hip Yak Poetry Shack, performs nationally and internationally and runs a successful spoken word stage at WOMAD festival. Her first published collection ‘Show Me Life’ is available by Burning Eye Books.

The poetry competition is open to everyone 16+, and you don’t need to be a poet. To enter create a poem with the theme of ‘Life’, be as comical, creative and honest as you like, then read or perform via the Spoken Word at the event. £5 per entry to enter the competition. Poetry will be judged and prizes awarded. Don’t be shy give poetry a try.

To apply contact Vice Chairman Bruton Festival of Arts, deadline 5pm on Friday 27 May 2016.

‘Liv Torc is a razor blade skating performance poet and comedian, who plunges the vast caverns and dormant volcanoes of the human condition, armed with a box of matches and a sense of lyrical wonder.’

There is no charge to this event however donations to Bruton Festival of Arts are welcome

clubroom bar open from 7pm; competition starts promptly at 7.30pm curated by Bryony J Brook for Bruton Festival of Arts