Live Canon's 154: A Poetry Marathon
What : Special Events
When : Sunday 24 April,10.30-17.30
Where : NAL Centre Room
SPECIAL EVENT: Join the Live Canon ensemble for a unique, marathon poetry performance.
To celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, on his 452nd birthday, Live Canon commissioned 154 contemporary poets to each pen a poem in response to one of Shakespeare's 154 sonnets.
In this remarkable six hour marathon, the Live Canon ensemble will launch the publication of the poems with a performance of all 154 sonnets and all 154 responses, in the beautiful surroundings of the V&A's National Art Library.
Drop in or stay all day for a Shakespeare birthday blowout.
This event is part of the V&A Performance Festival 2016.
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