MEN OF LETTERS RETURNS TO THE FINE ‘N FREAKY FORTITUDE VALLEY
Get ready for the SEVENTH ANNUAL MAN-VISIT!
WOMEN OF LETTERS are inviting you to local hotspot The Zoo to celebrate a glorious selection of the country’s finest and most wonderful all-male talent. These chaps will go where no man has gone before (or at least since last year) – into the celebration of the lost art of letter writing.
On Sunday, November 5, the Women of Letters team will bring together for the first time on stage a line up of gents yet unmatched. The fine fellows will each be penning and reading a letter to ‘The Woman Who Changed My Life’.
Musician, music teacher and former radio presenter, Eddie Ayres
Author and journalist, specialising in surf culture, Tim Baker
Film and television producer, director and creator of the TV show, Cleverman, Ryan Griffen
Film, television and theatre actor, Victor Parascos
Playwright, theatre-maker, writer and podcaster, David Burton
The 2017 Oodgeroo Noonuccal Poetry Prize winning poet, Sachem Parkin-Owens
Academic, social campaigner, and former parliamentarian, Andrew Bartlett
Comedian, writer, radio presenter, creator of his alter-ego, Flacco, Paul Livingston
Songwriter and musician, Danny Widdicombe
Freelance journalist, author and co-honcho of Pig City Records, Andrew Stafford
There’ll be the usual wine and letter writing combo that we’ve come to love, all held in the beautiful surrounds of The Zoo. Stamps and envelopes will be provided, and in the spirit of participation attendees are encouraged to pen short notes. All funds raised go – as ever – to our friends at Edgar’s Mission.
When: Sunday 5 November @ 3pm
Where: The Zoo, 71 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley
Tickets: Adults $23.50 (plus booking fee)