ROSA FERNANDEZ – Find The Right Words regular and House of Verse housemate, Rosa has lyricised her way from Derby to South London and back again. Having recently arrived in Leicester, Rosa brings her rib-tickling rhymes and vocal lines to Upstairs At The Western. Rosa has taken her top-line melody skills around the UK for at least a decade, from Glastonbury to Bestival, from writing poems comes lyrics and a few actual jokes! She can often be found wearing a hat, being heartily socialist and thinking about biscuits.
CHARLES WHEELER – A Leicester open mic scene stalwart, Charles’ poetry explores and confronts the sensory, social and political experience of being Autistic under neurotypical capitalism. He’ll be performing pieces from his new combined NaPoWriMo + Autism Awareness Month zine, Small Talk for Hands, which will be available to purchase at the show..
Veg’An Love pop-up kitchen selling delicious pies and pizza available from 6.00pm – Pay on the night or pre-order with your online tickets (Info)
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