World Jam Global Poetry and Music from Nottingham

Sunday 28th April 2019

7:00pm - 12:00am

- Serving full Middle Eastern Meze menu

World Jam, Nottingham’s Global Poetry and Music collective invite you to join them to celebrate the launch of their multi-lingual poetry anthology, as part of Nottingham Poetry Festival 2019 at Peggy’s Skylight.

Travel the globe with poetry in diverse languages and authentic World Music.

“This anthology is something very special, pulling together contributions from twenty writers working in a variety of different languages. It embodies the welcoming, collaborative spirit of the World Jam collective, and of the city of Nottingham. At a time when the future of international collaboration seems uncertain at best, this collection is sorely needed, and it is wonderful to see so many writers coming together to build a better world with words. The poems in this collection are hopeful, but they don’t shy away from some of the more difficult aspects of modern culture. An uplifting read and thoroughly recommended.”

Leanne Moden - Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature

Travel the globe with poetry in diverse languages and authentic World Music from Arnica and Muha bands.

About Arnica: Combining elements of music, dance, costume, poetry and traditional art, Arnica celebrates the cultural diversity of the Persian diaspora and contemporary Britain. Arnica- Rubiayat fuses Middle Eastern and European folk music.

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About Muha: MUHA are an intriguing example of the results that arise from meetings of musical minds across porous national borders' Songlines

MUHA offers a new tradition in contemporary Eastern European music, influenced by the multicultural society in the UK. Combining the melodic beauty of Eastern European folklore, North Indian Kathak rhythms and original lyrics they mesmerise with a musical feast rooted in the Slavonic tradition but cultured from the world.

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World Jam Global Poetry and Music from Nottingham

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  • All seating is allocated by our Maitre d', who will make every attempt to accommodate your first choice. This is not always possible, and for busy events your party may even be split between tables. Please email bookings@peggysskylight.co.uk
  • We respectfully ask that you consider fellow listeners and artists by silencing mobile phones and keeping noise to a minimum during performances

SEATED TICKET

  • These are the premium seats, each one having clear sight lines to the stage
  • You can request to be seated in Dizzy (raked theatre), Duke (side wall), Monk or Bird (bar stools), Billie (front of stage) or Mingus (near piano) and we will do our best to allocate you to your chosen seats on a first come, first served basis. (Though we can guarantee that you will have a table, we cannot guarantee exactly where, as we do our best to fulfill all customers requirements)
  • Each of these seats is at a table or bar where you can order food and drink with table service
  • You can also request to be seated in an area near the window (Ella or Satchmo). Please note, some tables have restricted view

STANDARD, SEATED IF AVAILABLE TICKET

  • Standard tickets are realeased once seated tickets have sold out
  • These are for any of the table seating not occupied by "seated" ticketholders, or for standing in the bar area behind the seated auditorium. We politely ask that you stand within this area so as not to obscure the view of the seated audience

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  • We are able to cater for bookings of up to 22 people in the area 'Ella' and up to 12 in 'Satchmo'
  • We can also arrange for a standing buffet for more people on request
    Please email bookings@peggysskylight.co.uk to discuss your enquiry

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We have an accessible toilet on the ground floor

ADVANCE TICKETS/ON THE DOOR

  • Advance ticket sales finish at 18:30 on the day of the concert
  • There are often tickets available on the door, but we would advise purchasing online as events can sell out well in advance

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