SPORK! LGBTQ+ Edition
Come As You Are Festival
Sat 16 Nov 2019
Spork! presents a Come As You Are special, featuring 3 fantastic headliners; Rhys Slade Jones, Kimwei McCarthy & Jaime Lock + support. A huge sporkful of silly spoken-word, powerful poetry, story-telling & songs. Expect a rowdy, rousing, raucous hour exploring gender, queerness & cake.
Spork! is a regular night of poetry, comedy & spoken-word hosted by Chris White & Charice Bhardwaj.
Rhys is a queer, Welsh theatre-maker, drag queen, comedian & recent recipient of the Pleasance Common Award.
Recently taking the mantle of Grand Bard of Exeter, Kimwei is a storyteller, songwriter & poet who you might’ve seen at festivals across the UK or perched magnificently atop Extinction Rebellions pink boat this Summer.
Jaime is a queer writer & poet from Cornwall whos written for projects like The Rebellious Sounds Archive, been published in 2 creative writing anthologies & was the winner of UEAs 2017 Slam.
Get ready to celebrate and interrogate issues regarding gender and identity, from cis to trans and binary to beyond as Come As You Are Festival returns for a celebration of trans, non-binary, gender queer and LGBT theatre. Presented in association with Camden Peoples Theatre.