The program for Unspoken Words Festival 2018 is now live! Highlights include: Opening Night performances at the Red Rattler, Marrickville (Fri 7 Sept), featuring Ali Cobby Eckermann, Pola Fanous, Scott-Patrick Mitchell, Jacqui Malins & Julia Horvath, Arielle Cottingham and Bill Moran. Hosted by Mel Ree. AUSLAN interpreted. #changethenarrative discussion at New Moon, Lewisham (Sat 8 … Continue reading Program + launch party + final artists
Ali Cobby Eckermann, Jesse Oliver, Kirli Saunders, Winnie Dunn, Scott-Patrick Mitchell, Arielle Cottingham, Bill Moran and more! View our artists for the 2018 Unspoken Words Festival. Festival event listing. Crowdfunder: all donations of $20 and over receive a ticket to a gig of your choosing from our program.
We're excited to share with you the news that Unspoken Words Festival 2018 will run 7- 17 September 2018 at various venues around the inner west! We bring you workshops, discussions and performances made by storytellers, for storytellers. 2018's producers (Emma Rose Smith, Gabrielle Journey Jones, Vanessa Lee and Wil Roach) each contribute to the … Continue reading Festival dates and first round of artists
In the later months of 2017 we've been guest hosting Word in Hand and some events for Newtown Festival. In other news, we're getting ready for the 2018 festival. This means sorting out our creative committee, preparing to do an artists' callout, and planning for the program ahead. Good news: we've received some funding! The … Continue reading 2018 good news
Emma from Unspoken Words will be guest hosting Word in Hand next Tuesday! Join us for: GABRIELLE JOURNEY JONES, MICHELLE O'HARA, TALYA RUBIN (Canada) and ALISON WHITTAKER. Come along from 7pm. Open mic, door prizes and monthly writing comp as usual. Event details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/888142231333512/ See you soon!
Here are the images from Unspoken Words 2018. Photographer: Mads Clove.
Thank you to everyone who made Unspoken Words happen. To the The Red Rattler Theatre for being our generous and loving hosts. This festival was the result of an artistic residency that I was given at the Red Rat in ealr 2017. To Red Room Poetry and Lunatica Arts & Culture for supporting the show. … Continue reading Closing words
We are looking forward to sharing this weekend's festival with you! Program Artists Tickets A downloadable PDF of the full program is available here. If you have a ticket already, you should have received (or will soon receive) a guide to the festival emailed to you! If you didn't receive it, here it is. If … Continue reading This weekend: Unspoken Words
Red Room Poetry has partnered with Unspoken Words to commission two new poems! Winnie Dunn and Ella Skilbeck-Porter will each write a new poetic work based on their experiences at the festival. They will then read the poems at Sunday night's performance session, Unfinished Business. Thanks to the Red Room for supporting the creation of … Continue reading Red Room Poetry partnership
Last Friday the 26th of May we went into 2SER radio (107.3FM) to talk about our favourite poetry, and what poems we'd give to someone to convert them to a poetry-reader. Danny Chifley hosted festival artists Robin M. Eames, Fayroze Lutta and Margarita Tenser along with artistic director Emma Rose Smith. You can listen to … Continue reading Unspoken Words on the radio