Bright Smoke

Join some of the country’s top poets and performers and present your own writing at our free monthly poetry night, Bright Smoke.

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Susie's Cafe Bar, The Other Place
Stratford-upon-Avon
Free, no booking required

Join some of the country’s top poets and performers for our free monthly Thursday night poetry event. Live and entertaining, creative and raw, Bright Smoke is an opportunity to take to the stage and share your own work.

Bright Smoke is brought to you in collaboration with Apples & Snakes and performers’ work is unedited, and may contain strong language and adult themes. 

The event starts at 7.30pm in Susie’s Cafe Bar, located on the ground floor foyer of The Other Place.

Open mic slots will be allocated on the night and you can sign up on the door.

Bright Smoke returns for it's next season on 9 April 2020 with a fresh line up of highly-acclaimed poets from across the nation.