Wilfred Owen Poetry Award The Wilfred Owen Association presents a biennial Poetry Award to honour a poet for a sustained body of work that includes memorable war poems. The Wilfred Owen Association is pleased and proud to announce that Owen Sheers has agreed to accept the Wilfred Owen Poetry Award for 2018. Previous recipients includeContinue reading “NEWS // WILFRED OWEN POETRY AWARD”
Here is a report on the event from Lesley Arrowsmith’s Life in Hay blog: FRIDAY, 25 MAY 2018 Friday at the Festival It’s been wet all day, but it does really feel like the Festival now … My first event, though, was not at the Festival site, but at The Poetry Bookshop, where OwenContinue reading “EVENT // THE POETRY BOOKSHOP”
Thanks to Fran Harvard for organising a visit to Hay from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre Club. The group enjoyed a late morning Q&A with John Retallack and Dan Krikler, an afternoon in Hay-on-Wye, and the first public performance of UNICORNS, ALMOST.
We are delighted that Ben Pickersgill is able to join the team and design the lighting for UNICORNS, ALMOST. Ben Pickersgill is a UK-based lighting designer working predominantly in theatre and opera. Companies he has worked with include Opera North, The Royal Ballet, English National Opera and The Royal Shakespeare Company. Opera credits include: Trouble in Tahiti (OperaContinue reading “INTRODUCING // LIGHTING DESIGNER BEN PICKERSGILL”