The Poet Laureate Simon Armitage to perform at The Assembly House Norwich
Fri 9th Jul 2021 - 7pm
The Book Hive, Norwich is thrilled to present Poet Laureate Simon Armitage for a very special evening of verse in Norwich’s most beautiful venue.
Mr Armitage, who was appointed as Poet Laureate in 2019, will read his new and existing poetry, including work from New Cemetery, a book published by Norwich-based Propolis.
Henry Layte, owner of The Book Hive said: “We are overjoyed to welcome Simon back to Norwich, he is a supporter of our shop I, and can’t think of a grander setting to host this prestigious event than the beautiful Music Room at The Assembly House.
“The opportunity to gather with friends, for a wonderful night out is so exciting after the troubled times of late.”
Mr Armitage has published more than a dozen collections of poetry and is also a playwright, novelist, former probation officer, broadcaster, documentary film maker, band member and DJ. He was appointed Poet Laureate in 2019.
£12.95 per ticket
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