Programme

We present a wide range of writers performing a variety of styles – poetry, drama, prose – in an atmosphere that is very friendly. We invite both new work and professional polish. There are open mic opportunities at every meeting.

11th December 2023 Liz Berry and Kostya Tsolakis

This event will take place on Zoom. It will begin at 7.30pm. Please book tickets and an open mic slot through the Eventbrite link which will appear on our Hoe Page around ten days before the date. Liz Berry is an award-winning poet and author of the critically...

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11th March 2024: The Cafe Writers Competition Winners

This event will begin at 7.30pm and take place through Zoom. The Competition Winners will read poems and judge Martin Figura will talk about the process of choosing the winners.  Please book tickets through the Eventbrite link which will appear on our Home Page around...

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Recent events

11th September Jacqueline Saphra and Michelle Diaz

This event will take place on Zoom. It will begin at 7.30pm. Please book tickets and an open mic slot through the Eventbrite link which will appear on our Home Page around ten days before the date. Jacqueline Saphra is a poet, playwright and activist. She is the...

In Person Event on 9th October: Helen Ivory and Joanna Guthrie

This event will be held at the Maddermarket in Norwich [Entrance St John's Alley, NR2 1DR]. Doors will be open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. We are suggesting a donation of £3 for those who attend. The venue includes a bar. It will be possible to sign up for an Open Mic...

13th November 2023 Paul Stephenson and Jill Abram

This event will take place on Zoom. It will begin at 7.30pm. Please book tickets and an open mic slot through the Eventbrite link which will appear on our Home Page around ten days before the date. Paul Stephenson studied modern languages and linguistics. He has...