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What's On > Roundabout - Lemn Sissay

St George's Square

Venue details: Roundabout Theatre
Date: Saturday 20th October, 2018
Time: 20:00 - 21:30
Cost: £17.50/ £15 concessions
£5 tickets available for care leavers (please call box office)
Group discount: Buy 10+ and save 10%
Booking information: Box Office: 01582 878100
Book Online: Buy Tickets

Don’t Panic Projects Ltd presents

An evening of poetry and performance with renowned writer, performer and broadcaster Lemn Sissay MBE. 

Join us for an intimate performance from one of the nation’s leading voices in poetry, followed by a Q&A session.

Lemn has read poetry all over the world and was the first poet commissioned to write for the London Olympics.  His Landmark Poems can be found in public spaces from The Royal Festival Hall in London to The British Council Offices in Addis Ababa. He was official poet for The FA Cup 2015 and his Desert Island Discs was pick of the year for BBC Radio 4 2015. Lemn is Chancellor of The University of Manchester, Patron of The Letterbox Club, Canterbury’s Poet Laureate and Trustee of The Foundling Museum and Manchester International Festival.

Age guidance: 14+

Part of Roundabout - Click here for a full line up of Roundabout events

Roundabout is a unique, intimate pop-up theatre coming to St George's Square, Luton. Seated in-the-round and close to the action; Roundabout combines comfortable seating with cutting edge sound and lighting technology to create an unmissable theatrical experience. You can read more about Roundabout here.

 

Event website: www.lemnsissay.com