Poetry Brothel London -Miranda's Return-
- The Empire Bar
Thank the goddesses of the Orphic night, Poetry Brothel London is back. With the return of some of our favourite poets, singers and burlesque artists plus new performers of the London night who will join our house of sensory and literary desires. We return to one of our spiritual homes in the heart of East London which has opened a new subterranean space exclusively for our private readings and one to one intense immersive poetical experiences. New reading spaces, new artists, the return of Miranda, our long lost poet/madam who was hiding in the underground theatres of Rome.
LIVE music by The Coked Up Butterflies
Imagine beauty encapsulated in the literary expression of a powerful psyche. Imagine purchasing a portion of a poet's mental anatomy. Imagine being locked in a perfumed room with a spirit and a flesh of your own choosing, jaunting through the alleyways and corridors of an artist's consciousness. Imagine sexiness and poems dancing together like flames with the wind.
The Poetry Brothel is a unique and immersive poetry event that takes poetry away from classrooms, lecture halls and Ivory towers and places it in the lush, radiant and fiery interiors of a bordello. Based on the concept of the fin-de-siecle bordellos in New Orleans and Paris, many of which functioned as safe havens for fledgling, avant-garde artists, The Poetry Brothel presents a rotating cast of "poetry whores" each operating within a carefully constructed character. For a small fee, you can purchase a piece of the "whore's" poetical spirit and absorb yourself in the true nature of one-on-one poetry readings in back rooms and other secret and intimate spaces.
Poetry Brothel London -Miranda's return-
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|20:00 - 01:00||£15.00|
The Empire Bar, Hackney Empire, 291 Mare Street, London, E8 1EJ
Hackney Central (Rail)
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