Events - Festival 2018

Poems Aloud: University Library Poetry Recitation Competition

Friday 9 March, 15:30 - 16:30
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street - Studio Theatre
FREE

Listen as judges choose the best recitation or performance of a published poem

Projects like Poetry Out Loud in the US and Poetry By Heart in the UK have brought home the power of poetry well delivered. St Andrews university library's own version, Poems Aloud, now returns for a fifth year in 2018. Come, listen and be impressed as students from the University of St Andrews compete in the finale of Poems Aloud for a cash prize for the best recitation or performance of a poem by a writer appearing at StAnza 2018.

St Andrews students interested in taking part should email libpoemsaloud@st-andrews.ac.uk.

Presented in partnership with the University of St Andrews Library

Venue

The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street – Studio Theatre

Location: At the top of Abbey Street off the east end of South Street. Also accessible from the Byre Close off South Street

Includes: Auditorium, Studio Theatre, Conference Room, foyers, Café Bar &...