Launched in 2018, Pier Poets is a new monthly open-mic poetry night for Brighton offering the chance to gain experience of performing to an audience, and to test out new works-in-progress. One of the founding members Alex Christie speaks here about the inspiration and launch of Pier Poets:
“I applied for a course with Dean Atta’s Writers’ Place Poets after completing New Writing South’s course Writing for the Stage with Evelynn Sharpe at Theatre Royal Brighton.
The Writers’ Place, 9 Jew Street, Brighton BN1 1UT
£3 (includes complimentary glass of wine)