Tickets: FREE
Belgrade Theatre B2 Stage Belgrade Square, Coventry CV1 1GS
Sat 25 Sep 2021 to Sun 26 Sep 2021
Book tickets

BBC CSL: THE VERB RECORDINGS – SATURDAY 25th AND SUNDAY 26th SEPTEMBER

Sat 25 Sep 2021 to Sun 26 Sep 2021
Belgrade Theatre B2 Stage
Belgrade Square, Coventry CV1 1GS
Duration: 60 minutes
FREE

*You will be transferred to an external ticketing website.

Guideline Audience Age Range: 14+

BBC Contains Strong Language 2021 is a partnership between the BBC, Coventry City of Culture Trust, Writing West Midlands and Nine Arches Press, and is supported by Arts Council England, the British Council, Creative Lives and Jerwood Arts.

Radio 3's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance live at the Contains Strong Language festival.

Saturday 25th September, 2021
21:30 – 22:30

Ian McMillan presents Radio 3’s late night language lock-in, celebrating Coventry haunts and Coventry sounds, including the ‘lost’ river that ghosts through the city. Performers include the ecologist and poet David Morley, and some of Coventry’s most compelling poetic voices including John Bernard and Olga Dermott-Bond.

Sunday 26th September, 2021
10:00 – 11:00

Enjoy a morning of the best words in the best order with Radio 3’s language cabaret, presented by Ian McMillan, with a line-up of poets whose work speaks powerfully to our times, including Theresa Lola, Romalyn Ante, and Andrea Mbarushimana, with music from LYR (featuring vocal performance from the Poet Laureate Simon Armitage, and music from Richard Walters and Patrick Pearson).

 

Access information

The venue is fully wheelchair accessible and there is a hearing loop installed on site.