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Hansel & Gretel On Stage

I’m pleased to at long last announce my collaboration with producer Kate Romano of Goldfield Productions on a new adaptation for the stage of Hansel & Gretel… 788 more words

Collaborations With Poets

Lent 30...

“Let me put it this way”
Simon Armitage
For Kay, Josephine and Rosalind

Let me put it this way:
if you came to lay

your sleeping head… 44 more words


Discovering People: Simon Armitage

Thursday 22 March, 7.00pm

This spring we welcome multi-award-winning poet Simon Armitage to the Society in conversation with Martine Croxall.

Simon Armitage was born in Marsden, West Yorkshire and is an award-winning poet and lyricist who also writes extensively for theatre, television and radio. 154 more words

Shortlands Poetry Circle

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight at MoMA Mach

The Temptations. 2017. Screenprint. Edition of 75.

Please join us for the official opening by

Simon Armitage


Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: 14 prints on the theme of a poem… 93 more words

Sir Gawain And The Green Knight

A visual and literary appreciation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, by Simon Armitage....

 Most people, even if they haven’t read/tried to read, the ancient British poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, will at least know the opening scene. 1,106 more words

Book Reviews

That Awkward Second Album

Well, I’m a published  poet …..thanks to Valley Press …..I’ve had the launch….and I’m  only 16,893  in the Amazon poetry charts…not that I check them every morning…perish the thought.   263 more words

Poetry, Comment, Discussion- Come On In !

Armed to the teeth: Vive la Revolution

I am intending to avoid politicising this week’s tragedy. So I will just say this; I have long believed in the power of youth and I will continue to champion the voice of the ‘uneducated’, the ‘naive’, the ‘inexperienced’, the ‘immature’, the ‘childish’ and the youth, until it is the last thing I do on this planet. 659 more words