Carol Ann Duffy and Friends - 3 evenings of Poetry and Music

When : 12th April 2010 - 7:30pm
Where : Royal Exchange Theatre
Price : £9.50

In association with the Royal Exchange Theatre, the Manchester Writing School at MMU presents three special evenings of poetry and music hosted by Manchester’s well-loved Poet Laureate. Carol Ann will be reading from her own work and presenting some of the country’s very best new emerging talent – among them students and graduates of the Manchester Writing School. Each evening will also feature a guest appearance from a poet of national stature.

Monday 12th April: Jackie Kay
with Rachel Mann, David Tait and Clive McWilliam

Monday 19th April: Gillian Clarke
with Caroline Hawkridge, Gavin Hudson and David Tait

Monday 17th May: Don Paterson
with David Borrott, Kim Moore and David Tait

Start time: 7.30pm

Venue: The Studio, Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann’s Square, Manchester, M2 7DH.

Tickets: £9.50/£6.50/£4.75 (price includes £1 book token for use at the special Blackwell’s bookstall on the night). Book online at or contact the box office: + 44 (0) 161 833 9833

Sponsored by the Midland Hotel, Manchester
Hotel Reservations: 0845 074 0060

To find out more about the Manchester Writing School at MMU, including our MA Creative Writing programme, go to: or contact James Draper on; +44 (0) 161 247 1787


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