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Spoken Word Open Mic Looking for Performers

We are looking for people who would like to perform at our spoken word open mic event. Please spread the word to anyone you feel would be interested in taking part of coming along to the event.

Glossop Bookfest will be hosting its first spoken word open mic on Thursday 15th September 2022 at Glossop Labour Club: a great venue with a bar of course! Come down, support our opening night, be entertained and expect our contributors to be: frivolous, funny, flamboyant, fabulous, forthright and even philosophical.

Doors open 19.00. Open Mic event 19.30 – 21.30.

Compare: Andy Millican

16 x 5-minute slots available. First come first served. Reserve list to be compiled. Performers will be notified as soon as possible. Please indicate on application for a slot what type of spoken word you intend to perform, i.e. poetry, flash fiction, short story etc.

The Labour Club is less than five minutes walk from Glossop train station. Trains are every half hour to Manchester Piccadilly and the last train is 22.53.

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