Tag Archives: Poetry Festival
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Stratford’s First Black Cleopatra

To mark National Poetry Day, I’m pleased to post ‘Stratford’s First Black Cleopatra’, a poem by Native American poet, Jessica Mehta. Jessica was the Poet in Residence with the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust as part of the Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival in June. Her residency was a collaboration with the Hosking Houses Trust. Her poem was inspired […]

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Amnesty International at The Shakespeare Centre

Actors Mariah Gale, Richard Griffiths, Greg Hicks, and Jane Lapotaire were waiting in the wings. I entered a full Queen Elizabeth Hall to welcome people to the Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival and last night’s programme, Candles in the Wind (devised by Roger Pringle). By supporting it, we were using our liberty to help other people gain […]

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