Gigs

 

2013

25 November - Strange World Odd People (One-man Show)
as part of Who at Fifty Fringe Festival
Venue: Lass O’ Gowrie, Manchester
Start: 20:00 End: 21:00
Entry: £3

 

22 November – Fifty Years of Doctor Who Fans – Official Exhibition Launch Event (Compere and Guest Set)
Venue: National Media Museum, Bradford
Start: 19:30 
Entry: Free

 

21 November – Doctor Who Pub Quiz (Compere)
as part of Who at Fifty Fringe Festival
In association with the Manchester Library Service
Venue: Lass O’ Gowrie, Manchester
Start: 20:30 
Entry: £1 per person

 

19 November – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

18 October - Manky Poets (Guest Slot)
Venue: Chorlton Library, Manchester Road, Chorlton cum Hardy,  Manchester, M21 9PN
Start: 19:45 End: 21:30
Entry: £2/£1

 

15 October – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

17 September – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

15 August - Tongue in-Cheek (Guest Slot)
Venue: The Castle Hotel, 66 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LE
Start: 19:30
Entry: Free

 

14 August - Incite! at The Phoenix (Guest Slot)
Venue: 1 Phoenix Street, Camden Town, London, WC2H 8BU
Start: 19:00
Entry: Free
Click here for details

 

31 July - neo: Live (Guest Compere)
Venue: the gallery at st georges house
Start: 19:30
Entry: tbc

 

28 July - Strange World Odd People (One-man Show)
as part of Greater Manchester Fringe Festival
Venue: Lass O’ Gowrie, Manchester
Start: 21:00 End: 22:00
Entry: £3

 

25 July - Strange World Odd People (One-man Show)
as part of Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

Venue: Lass O’ Gowrie, Manchester
Start: 19:00 End: 20:00
Entry: £3

 

18 July - Sessions @Thomas Bar (Guest Slot)
Venue: Thomas Bar, Manchester Northern Quarter
Start: 20:00
Entry: Free

 

16 July – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

15 July - Poetry Massive (Guest Slot)
Venue: The Torriano Bar, 71-73 Torriano Avenue, London, NW5 2SG
Start: 19:30
Entry: Optional £3

 

13 July – Platform 1 (Guest Slot)
Venue: The Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9BX
Start: 19:30
Entry: £5/£4

 

9 July - An Audience with Dan Starkey  (Host and Interviewer)
Venue: Fab Cafe, 109 Portland Street, Manchester,  M1 6DN
Doors 17:00  Start: 18:30/19:00ish
Entry: Tickets are available in advance on 0161 212 2997 or from Fab Cafe, 109 Portland
St, Manchester M1 6DN and cost £3. All enquiries to be made at bookings@fabcafe.co.uk

An Audience with Dan Starkey

An Audience with Dan Starkey

7 July - Once More With Meaning (Guest Compere)
Venue: Bury Met
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3
Click here for details

 

18 June – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

2 June - Once More With Meaning (Guest Slot)
Venue: Bury Met
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3
Click here for details

 

21 May – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

16 May - Book launch of my collection “Strange World Odd Person”
Venue: Manchester City Library, Deansgate, Manchester
Start: 18:00
Entry: FREE, click here for tickets

 

18 April - Hidden Cabaret (Guest Slot)
Venue: 3 Minute Theature (3MT), Oldham Street, M1 1JG Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £5
See the Facebook event page here.

 

16 April – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

26 March – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

Evening 24 March -  MNG Fundraiser Party (Guest Slot)
Venue: The Gas Lamp, 50A Bridge Street, Manchester, M3 3BW
Entry: £2 on the door, £3 if you want to take part in the quiz, £5 for the quiz and a hot meal (Veggies catered forl!)

Daytime 24 March -  Vworp 5 Writercon – Doctor Who Pubcon (Interviewer)
Venue: Lass O’Gowrie, Manchester
Entry: £19/£15
Tickets available here.
See here for the latest guest info.

 

21 March -  Leeds Met Poetry Event (Guest Slot)
Venue: Stage 2, City campus, Leeds Metropolitan University
Entry: £3
Click here for the Facebook event page

 

18 March -  Freedom From Torture Fundraiser: An Evening of Poetry (Guest Slot)
Venue: Fuel Cafe Bar, 448 Wilmslow Road, Withington, Manchester
Entry: £4
Tickets available here.

 

8 March – K + C Productions presents Our Voices 2013 (Guest Slot) Venue: Eden Bar & Restaurant, 3 Brazil Street, Manchester, M1 3PJ Entry: £6 on door /£5.50 in advance from Eden

Sparkle (Manchester) is proud to support an amazing evening of poetry, comedy and acoustic sets. Jackie Hagan our compere will be presenting this plethora of talent!

Dominic Berry, Sarah Miller, Rod Tame, Joy France, Steph Pike, Lee Middlehurst, Cathy Bryant, Gillian Simpson, George de Michael, Felix McNulty, Keke Thompson, Liz Anderson, Wangari , The Four Kinnels. Late diisco.

In support of “LGBT Youth North West” and “Manchester Rape Crisis”.

 

19 February – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

2 February – Working Verse Collective present Writer’s Retweet (Acting) Venue: The Lowry, Salford Quays Entry: £8/£5 Click here for more information and to buy tickets

The writer’s retreat was supposed to be a relaxing experience but someone didn’t read the script.  When the Twitter army get hold of a secret it’s only a matter of time before everyone knows. … Directed by Dominic Berry with a cameo from Rod Tame as you’ve never seen him before.

 

30 January – Lead Poet’s Society Quarterly Poetry (Guest Slot)
Start: 19:30
Venue: The Lead Station, Chorlton, Greater Manchester

 

22 January – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
with guests Rylan Cavill, Sarah L. Dixon and Gerry Potter
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Start: 19:30
Entry: £3/£2

 

20 January - Roehampton Writing Society at Roehampton University (Workshop leader)
Workshop on learning and performing poetry.

 

If you want to ask me about any listed gigs or appearing elsewhere, please see the Contact Me page.

 

2012

4 August – Working Verse – Amateur Thematics (support slot, performing ‘Is Rod Tame a True Gay?’) Venue: The Lowry, Salford Quays
Entry: £5
Click here for more information and to buy tickets

18 August – Utter! Couples at Edinburgh Free Fringe (poetry guest set with Dominic Berry) Venue: Banshee Labyrinth (Venue 156), Banqueting Hall, 29-35 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LG
Start: 7.30pm
Entry: Free See www.utterspokenword.com

21 August – Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Entry: £3/£2

29 August – Leicester (poetry guest set with Dominic Berry)
Details: tbc

13 September – Bang Said The Gun: Manchester (Compere)
Venue: Old Nag’s Head, 19-20 jacksons row, M2 5WD Manchester
Doors: 7.30pm
Entry: £5/£3

18 September - Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Entry: £3/£2

16 October - Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Entry: £3/£2

4 November – Once More With Meaning (Poetry guest slot alongside Winston Plowes)
Venue: The Malt Bar, The Met, Bury
Entry: tbc
See the Once More With Meaning website

20 November - Write Out Loud Sale (Compere)
Venue: Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Greater Manchester
Entry: £3/£2

If you want to ask me about any listed gigs or appearing elsewhere, please see the Contact Me page.