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TOAST presents

Kate Fox

Wednesday 22 May, 4.30pm

Speak Easy, Festival Gardens

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Tickets: £7.50 - £10.00

Some of the UK’s best poets and performers will be coming to the Norfolk & Norwich Festival Speak Easy. TOAST is poetry, but not as you know it. Norfolk’s biggest poetry night, hosted by Lewis Buxton, is taking over a festival stage for three days of poetry, spoken word, story telling and performance. Funny, emotional and entertaining, TOAST redefines what poetry is and can be.

Kate Fox

Kate Fox is a stand up-poet, spoken word artist and broadcaster. She’s a regular contributor to Radio 3’s spoken word cabaret “The Verb”, has made two comedy series for Radio 4, been Poet in Residence for Glastonbury Festival and the Great North Run and completed a PhD in stand up comedy! She is the author of “Where There’s Muck There’s Bras: True Stories of the North of England’s Women” published by Harper North, and various poetry collections. She is also a neurodivergent advocate whose latest show “Bigger on the Inside” explores neurodiversity through the lens of Doctor Who… 

Important information

Venue: Speak Easy , Festival Gardens

Age guidance: 14+ (discussion of adult themes and language) 

Duration: 1hr

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Tickets: £10.00

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Under 18: £7.50

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22 May

04:30 pm

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