Top performance poet and playwright Kate Tempest is to headline the Lyric Lounge at The Core at Corby Cube tomorrow.
Kate will be supported by up-and-coming young local musician Caitlin King in the evening of entertainment which includes internationally renowned artists, live literature performances, music, film, open mic sessions and workshops.
Poet, playwright, Radio 1 regular and winner of the prestigious 2013 Ted Hughes Poetry Award (for Brand New Ancients), Kate is due to take to the stage at 8pm to deliver a blistering 50-minute solo performance.
Earlier in the evening, from 6pm until 7pm, Kate will be leading a quick-fire workshop on performance techniques, which provides a chance to interact with one of the UK’s most successful female performance poets.
Places are limited and can be booked by calling 01536 470470.
There will also be a drop-in Visual Poetry Workshop between 4.30pm and 7.30pm.
From 6pm there will be a chance to see the film We Are Poets (12A).
Live performances start at 5.30pm with a 30-minute slot from The Core’s resident poetry collective The Stand.
Festival day passes cost £5. Ring 01536 470470.