Poetry sets, shows, compares, hosts poetry evenings and seminars

//Sets and Shows - Tony is Available to book for sets 10 minutes up to one hour duration.

Previous performances include:

  • Mostly Spoken, Cumberland Arms Newcastle;
  • Poerty Jam, Durham- World Poetry Day;
  • Literary Salon, Newcastle,
  • Telling Tales, Newcastle;
  • World with Words, Newcastle;
  • The Stanza, North Shields;
  • Bang Said the Gun, Durham Gala;
  • King Ink with Jess Green, Sunderland;
  • A.W.A.S.(Artists and Poets for Peace), Sunderland Minster;
  • Lindisfarne Festival 2016,
  • Unity Words, Wakefield;
  • Stand Up and Spit, Leeds;
  • Crossing the Tyne Festival, Newcastle Keep;
  • Stanley Fringe Festival;
  • Great Northern Slam;
  • Centre of Britain Slam;
  • Runner up "Say Owt” Slam, York 2017;
  • Milk the Cow, Alphabetti, Newcaslte
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//Published In...

Nothern Writes Poetry Competition inspired by the work of “The Pitman Poet” Tommy Armstrong.​

Tony’s poem “Turning the Tide” was published in NW Anthology

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Spark FM – JAzz Poetry Live Lounge with David Wares

Spark FM – Arty Parti with Jay Antony Sykes

coming up…​

16th October 11-12 noon

Spark FM – Arty Parti with Jay Antony Sykes