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📅 SO: To Speak Festival of Words

Various locations | 19th October 2017 - 28th October 2017
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SO: To Speak Festival of Words

19 - 28 October

City wide

Spoken Word and Poetry, Live Literature, Heritage, Theatre, Comedy, and Storytelling. 

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All through the Festival
Imagined Futures Exhibition >
 
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Thurs 19 Oct

Antigone / Maskers Studio Theatre >
 
In Conversation with Cheryl Butler / Southampton Central Library >
 
- Intercambio / The Art House >
 
- Lemn Sissay: Something Dark / NST >
 
- The Art House Book Club / The Art House >
 
- SO:Write Women Writing Workshop / The Art House >

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Fri 20 Oct

Antigone / Maskers Studio Theatre >   

- Three Monkeys / The Art House >

- Southampton Showboat: Whisper, Speak Shout! / The Stage Door >

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Sat 21 Oct

Antigone / Maskers Studio Theatre >   

- So: Write Women Writing Workshop / Southampton Central Library > 

- The Science Room / The Art House >

- Regency Tea Party / Cobbett Road Library >

- How can you and I ever be free in the 21st C? / Tower House >

- An Evening with Pam Ayres / NST >

- The Pendle Witch / The Art House >

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Sun 22 Oct

- Jane Austen and the Waterman: An Encounter in Southampton  / The Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel > 

- Forget Me Not / The Art House >

- Ride! / The Stage Door > 

- Writing from History Workshop / Tower House >

- The Sunday Scratch / The Stage Door > 

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Mon 23 Oct

- Mayflower Young Writers Workshop / The Mayflower Theatre >

- 451 / NST >

- Writers WLTM / The Docks Coffee House > 

- Taking the Floor at Ford / Mettricks Old Town >

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Tues 24 Oct

- Let's Draw Manga! / Southampton Central Library >

- Blood and Valour: A Legend in Comics / Waterstones WestQuay >

- Southampton to the New World / Southampton Central Library > 

- Entropics Experimental Poetry / Mettricks Old Town >

- Stand Up in the Basement / Mango No. 5 Basement bar and Nightspot > 

- Rory McLeod / The Art House >

- Write a Note / The Talking Heads >

- Magical Stuff: A fantasy Writing Workshop / Southampton Central Library > 

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Wed 25 Oct

- Hush Little baby with Joanna Barnard / Southampton Central Library > 

- The Fairytale Hairdresser - Abie Longstaff / Southampton Central Library >

- Cafe des Amis / The Art House > 

- Touch Network / Mettricks Old Town > 

- BSL with Tony / The Art House >

- The Original Girl On a Train / The Docks Coffee House >

- Use Your Words / BrewDog Southampton > 

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Thurs 26 Oct

- Southampton Libraries Favourite Book to Share Award 2017 - Launch Event / Shirley Library > 

- it's Halloween! / Bitterne Library >

- We Die Like Brothers: The Sinking of the SS Mendi / Southampton Central Library > 

- Penny Legg in Conversation / The Docks Coffee House >

- Haunted: The Travelling Talesman / The Art House >

- Jon Hart and Maneli Jamal /  The Art House >

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Fri 27 Oct

- Southampton Sight Writers Salon Workshop / Southampton Central Library >

- Dragons and Dinosaurs: Who says They Don't Exist? / Woolston Library > 

- Moving Voices / The Art House >

- Flash Fiction Showcase / Mettricks Old Town >

- Manford's Comedy Club / The Stage Door >

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Sat 28 Oct

- Story Hunt with Theatre Biscuit / Southampton Central Library >

- Writing Workshop with Hannah Silva / The Art House >

- Schlock! / The Stage Door >

- CSI Southampton / Southampton Central Library > 

- Write Flash Fiction / Southampton Central Library > 

- Words on Wheels > 

Click on the website link for more up to date information.

SO: To Speak: Southampton's Festival of Words was created by Southampton Festivals to celebrate and promote the talent and creativity in the city in theatre, literature and writing, Spoken Word, flash fiction and film. 

Website Address: http://www.sotospeakfestival.org/

Contact Email: sotospeak15@gmail.com

SO: To Speak Festival of Words

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