Previous Rose and Alan Features
Rose and Alan featured at “The Garage” in Newtown Connecticut Connecticut’s longest running weekly Open Mic - Wednesday Night Poetry.
Alan also featured at the Second Monday Barnes and Noble, Stamford Connecticut, in April 2011.
Rose and Alan, supported by Andy Brown and Mary Callan read at Take Ten at the Cumberland Arms in Newcastle hosted by Poetry Jack who performed at the recent York Poetry Slam.
Rose performed with Voice of an Angel, Paul Martin, and Hot Fudge in a show of magic, music, poetry and soul at Clement’s Hall in Nunthorpe Road
Rose with Tanya Nightingale performed their show She’s The Cultured One at the Three Sisters as part of the Edinburgh Free Fringe. Details are posted on the She’s the Cultured One web page. This show, a 35 minute duologue, was enjoyed by everyone who came to see it, is available on request.
Rose was the guest host for an evening of Poetry and Writing on the theme of Observations at the Leeds Combined Arts Poetry Evening at the Headingly Enterprise and Arts Centre, Bennett Road, Headingly, LS6 3HN. Further information about the LCA can be found on www.leedscombinedarts.org.uk/lca/index.shtml
Rose featured at the Launch Night for Laid Bare at the Studio, Hartlepool, on the 30th March 2012. Rose featured with Ten, Skylark Song, Mark Tindle, Chris Robinson, and John Carter.
Rose and Alan featured at the Southpaw at the Chillingham in Newcastle in May 2012.
Rose and Alan, along with John Gilham and Pauline Kirk featured in Reading The Ground at the Lund Gallery near Easingwold along with paintings by Debbie Loane and Martin Huxter in June 2012.
Rose and Alan headlined the Stairwell Books Open Mic Event at the Ilkley Moor Vaults in Stockeld Road and later performed at the Fighting Cock Press event Four Fighting Cocks at the Ilkley Playhouse .
Rose, with other Spoken Word and Exhibitionist poets performed as part of the Quiet Compere Tour hosted by Sarah L. Dixon at the City Screen Basement Bar in February 2014
In May of 2014 Alan and Rose, along with Tanya Nightingale and Helen Burke, were invited to develop a poetic reflection on the life and poetry of John Keats which was performed at the Keats-Shelley House in Rome.
At the Galtres music festival in August 2014 Rose featured at the Snapping Turtle, later winning the Galtres poetry Slam. Rose and Alan both hosted the Snapping Turtle open Mike. For more information about the Galtres Parklands Festival click on the inverted cow.
Also in August Rose was guest host for the Harrogate Poems, Prose and Pints at the Tap and Spile.
And again, at the Golden Ball, this September Rose won the 2014 slam.