A-Z of Spoken word


Electric Tales was born in Edinburgh and set up by Siân Bevan with a lot of help from the lovely Susan Morrison and the good folk of the Scottish ... Read more


Illicit Ink is a group of writers and performers that runs awesome spoken word shows. Every month they gather to champion the strange, the beautifu... Read more

Inky Fingers is a series of events in Edinburgh for people who love words. They believe in throwing words wide open: they want everyone to be able ... Read more


Curated by Michael Pedersen and Kevin Williamson Neu! Reekie! is a delicious feast of spoken word, music, animation and film fusion.

Every e... Read more


Rally & Broad is a lively Edinburgh cabaret bringing you the best in spoken word, live literature, new music and other spiced treats.

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The Shore poets are an informal but durable collective who have been providing a platform for new poets to read alongside more established names on... Read more


Writers’ Bloc is a committed and accomplished Edinburgh spoken word performance group.

Comrades include published and prize-winning no... Read more