Friday 11th. 7.30pm. Henshaws Arts & Crafts. £12.00
(Supported by Jemima Foxtrot)
Hollie is a UK poet who straddles the boundaries between the literary, poetic and pop scenes.
She was UK slam poetry champion in 2009 and the first poet ever to record and perform at Abbey Road Studios, London in 2013.
She has garnered titles like “chick of the week” (MTV) “internet sensation” (Best Daily) and “really really amazing” (Davina McCall.)
Her poem “Embarrassed” was enjoyed and tweeted to fans by renowned singer Pink. Her album Venus was released in October 2014, recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London.
Hollie has performed in venues as diverse as Glastonbury Festival, the Royal Albert Hall, Ronnie Scotts Jazz bar and had poems appear on Radio 4, XFM, MTV, Channel 4 and BBC 2. She has had poems use in The Economist, Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, the Dove campaign for Real Beauty and Channel 4 Random Acts.