Open Mic stories & poems at The Dixon!

Fancy performing your poems?  Or sharing a short story, monologue, piece of prose?

In collaboration with Full Circle Theatre Company, The Palace Writers’ Group and The Palace Theatre Club, we are hosting an open-mic evening of words.  It’ll be on bookTues, 4th Feb, 7pm for doors until 10pm, at the Dixon Studio, Palace Theatre, Westcliff on Sea.  Please make sure you arrive on time in order to sign up on the night, or if you’d prefer to book your performance spot in advance then just email

This is a FREE event because we like to give you things for free sometimes, especially so soon into the New Year.  Stage time is limited to between 5 and 8 minutes so that we have time to fit everybody in!  We want to hear all of you! This event is all part of Southend Playwriting Festival which includes work from writers all over the globe, different plays will be performed every night from 4 – 7 February.  To read more about it and book your tickets, just click here

We will try our best to accommodate everyone at our open-mic event so it’s important to keep to timings.  The Sundown Poets will be performing a couple of our poems/stories too.  We look forward to hearing yours!