Crosswords Open Mic

Friendly spoken word open mic nights taking place in the Cock & Hoop Pub, with plenty of open mic slots and a featured poet each month.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019
7:30PM - 10:30PM
Cock and Hoop Pub
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About this event

Crosswords is a fab little Nottingham-based spoken word open mic night with plenty of open mic slots and a featured poet every month! In March, we're really excited to welcome Amy Kinsman as our guest poet!

Amy Kinsman (they/them) is a poet from Manchester. As well as being founding editor of Riggwelter Press and associate editor of Three Drops From A Cauldron, they are also the former host of Gorilla Poetry. Their debut pamphlet & was joint-winner of the Indigo Dreams Pamphlet Prize 2017.

Arrive at the Cock and Hoop from 7:30pm on Wednesday 13th March to put your name in the hat for a short open mic slot. We like poetry, prose, storytelling, a cappella singing, and monologues! Or you can just come along to listen – everyone's welcome! Entry is £2 per person and refreshments are available.

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Crosswords Spoken Word

Crosswords is an idiosyncratic little-spoken word open mic night that takes place every second Wednesday of the month in the caves underneath the Malt Cross on St James’ Street.

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