Menu

Wordsoup 7: Home @ New Continental

Posted on - 16th November, 2009 - 7:41pm | Author - | Posted in - Arts, Events

Wordsoup logoThe seventh edition of Preston’s live literature night is all stacked up and ready at the New Continental.

Advertisement

Wordsoup brings the best of the region’s writing talent to the stage and gets them reading stuff from their books but also writing stuff specially for the night itself and the chosen topic.

This month’s theme is ‘Home’, so hopefully we can expect tales of crackling fires, dinner parties and cosy front rooms. Or not. This is Wordsoup after all.

Mixing up this month’s literary broth are musician, writer, performer and presenter Mollie Baxter. The author of the Big Drift, Thomas Fletcher, will be dropping by and also local poet and author Mark Charlesworth.  Paul Sockett, an actor and performance poet is also on the bill.

Wordsoup isn’t just words though, there’s musical interludes as well. Kevin Wilkinson is charged with delivering some quivering high notes.

A big mention must go to the open mic slots, these are increasingly outshining some of the more established acts as the people of Preston share their literary masterpieces of the future.

It’s £3, kicks off at 8 PM on Tuesday 17th November 2009 at the New Continental.

Read reviews of past Wordsoup’s

Share
Preston in pictures PrestonSundaySunsetBollywood dancingRainbowRainbowSplash!269/366 - Happy runnerSunny sundayLancashire Encounter Procession of Light - 27 View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.