MENNA ELFYN – POET
5 – 6pm at Little Blue Deli
Menna Elis an award winning poet and has published thirteen collections of poetry, children’s novels, libretti for UK and US composers as well as plays for television and radio. Merch Perygl ( Danger’s Daughter),was published by Gomer Press in 2011, and her bilingual volume Murmur, Bloodaxe Books, in autumn 2012. This volume was selected as Poetry Book Society Recommended Translation, the first ever book in Welsh/ English to be chosen. Her work has been translated into eighteen languages for which she received an International Foreign Poetry Prize in 2009. She is also Professor of Poetry at University of Wales, Trinity Saint David and recently made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. She is a regular columnist with the national newspaper of Wales since 1994.
Tickets £7.50 (with refreshments)
WICKED SHOWCASE & SMALL TALK double bill!
at Barry Island Sports & Social Club – Doors 7 pm, ‘Small Talk; 7.30pm & ‘Wicked’ 8pm.
Small talk screening at 7.30 pm and Wicked at 8pm
Small Talk is a short film about the things we value in the modern world against the things that we should value. Sam the egocentric young businessman finds himself in a soul-searching situation after he encounters Tommy, a mysterious young boy who claims that his parents are superheroes. Features Brochan and Duncan from PUKKA!
Join the Wicked workshop pupils and teachers for a wicked performance showcasing the week long workshop.
*Or golden ticket entry