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Hit the Ode is a unique performance poetry night bringing world-class spoken word artists to the heart of Birmingham.

In this SHOUT Festival special we welcome poet, comedian and activist Jackie Hagan; poet, scholar and fiction writer Keith Jarrett and award winning poet and performer Jay Hulme with very special guest host spoken word artist and cabaret star Dean Atta.

Wish to share your own work on stage? Sign up on the night from 7pm – 7.30pm to enter your name into the open mic lucky dip draw – 10 slots up for grabs, maximum 3 minutes each, selected at random – what have you got to lose?

SHOUT Festival

 

 

This performance is presented in partnership with SHOUT Festival of Queer Arts and Culture.

Media Partner
I Choose Birmingham

 

 

Price

£5 in advance, £8 on the door

Prices and discounts subject to change, postage from £1.50.

Running Time

Approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes, with one interval

Age guidance

14+

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Discounts & Concessions

There are no concessions available for this performance.

Food & Drink

Coffee Bar

Our Coffee Bar is open all day for Quarter Horse barista coffee and a quick and tasty bite to eat.

Our Bars

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our Foyer Bars, conveniently positioned for both Stalls and Circle levels.

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