Special guests and student readers join Carol Ann for evenings of jazz, poetry and conversation.

The Manchester Writing School at Manchester Met invites you to our 15th series of poetry and music in the Royal Exchange Studio, hosted by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy. 

Following the unprecedented success of the past seasons, Carol Ann returns to host our hugely successful poetry readings. Joining Carol Ann are new writers from Manchester Met - including our House Poets John Fennelly and Mark Pajak - and a variety of special guests offering more evenings of jazz, poetry and conversation. 

Doors open at 7pm for music and drinks and the event starts at 7.30pm. 

Carol Ann's special guests: 

12th November – Owen Lowery: http://www.manchesterwritingschool.co.uk/events/carol-ann-duffy-friends-owen-lowery

10th December – Zaffar Kunial: http://www.manchesterwritingschool.co.uk/events/carol-ann-duffy-friends-zaffar-kunial

14th January – The Glass Aisle (Paul Henry & Brian Briggs): http://www.manchesterwritingschool.co.uk/events/carol-ann-duffy-friends-the-glass-aisle-paul-henry-brian-briggs

Tickets: £13/£11/£6. Book online at www.royalexchange.co.uk or call the box office on +44 (0) 161 833 9833.

Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann’s Square, Manchester M2 7DH

Carol Ann Duffy and Friends is presented by the Manchester Writing School at Manchester Metropolitan University and the Royal Exchange Theatre in partnership with Blackwell’s. Join the Manchester Writing School mailing list, contact writingschool@mmu.ac.uk, or follow us on Twitter @mcrwritingschl.

Source: https://bookings.royalexchange.co.uk/single/PSDetail.aspx?psn=16538