Sonnet Youth

Sonnet Youth is a literary rave bringing together poets, authors, rappers, comedians and musicians for a night of no holds barred performances.

Sonnet Youth

About Sonnet Youth

18th December 2019
8pm - 10pm
Gilded Balloon Basement
204 Rose Street, Edinburgh New Town EH2 4AZ
£5
Call 01316226552
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Sonnet Youth is a spoken word house party. A literary rave bringing together poets, authors, rappers, comedians and musicians for a night of no holds barred performances. Curated and hosted by Kevin P. Gilday and Cat Hepburn.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Sonnet Youth are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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