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Performance poetry workshops (3)

Rural Rhythms

Lancaster Litfest has recently received funding from Arts Council England for an exciting new project! This summer we are offering young people living in rural areas of Lancashire and Cumbria a unique opportunity: the chance to work with a professional performance poet. We can arrange an initial taster performance by the poet at your venue,…

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adverse camber

Coming Soon! Adverse Camber at The Dukes

The nights may be drawing in, but we have something to delight you and take away the sadness of the passing summer.  Litfest, in partnership with The Dukes, brings you Adverse Camber’s acclaimed tour of “Fire in the North Sky: Epic Tales from Finland”. Be transported by the songs, stories and adventures of Finland’s cultural…

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devil's purse

The Devil’s Purse – a spellbinding storytelling performance by Dominic Kelly, Bridget Marsden and Leif Ottosson

A spellbinding performance of storytelling and music. A labyrinth of stories. A world where nothing is as it seems.

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Mikael Öberg foto Jan Kjellin sml

The 37th Lancaster Literature Festival

The 37th Lancaster Literature Festival is sadly over; thanks to all who attended and supported it.

Spotlight

Spotlight Literary Cabaret

Usually the 3rd Friday of each month
Doors 7.00pm (Open Mic 7.15-7.45pm)
Music, poetry and comedy from diverse artists and writers

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