Events - Festival 2019

Poetry Centre Stage

Sunday 11 March, 17:00 - 17:45
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street - Auditorium

The final reading of the festival from a Queen’s Gold Medalist

For our final Centre Stage reading of StAnza 2018, we’re delighted to welcome Gillian Allnutt to the festival for the first time. For her sparse, musical poetry “of keeping faith”, as Sean O’Brien described it, Gillian Allnutt was been awarded the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry 2016, as well as receiving a Cholmondeley Award and being shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize twice. Her latest collection, wake, is due out in May 2018.

Participants: Gillian Allnutt
Gillian Allnutt: Phyllis Christopher


Auditorium – The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street

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 &...