Together, Tyrone and Kayla will be bringing a wholesome and fun energy to the crowd, navigating the joys of life as well as tackling some serious conversations. The two will each be bringing their poetic stylings to the stage, exploring topics such as race, gender, family, friendship, love and grief through a variety of different lenses. Along with exhibiting their… intense friendship. Expect things to be extra, fun and thought provoking.

Tyrone Lewis, UK Poetry Slam Champion 2020, former Roundhouse Poetry Slam Champion and Author of his debut collection Blackish. Tyrone has worked across England with poetry in a variety of ways, including performing, teaching and peer mentoring. He was nominated as the editor’s choice for Best Spoken Word Performer for the 2018 Saboteur Awards and was a semi-finalist in the 2020 World Cup Of Poetry.

Kayla Martell Feldman is a writer and director for the page, stage, and screen, currently based in London, writing mostly with a focus on themes of identity, family history, mental illness, and womanhood.

Please note, that spaces are limited. This event will be taking place in the Albany Garden so please dress warm with layers. Doors officially open at 6pm.

We are constantly monitoring the government’s COVID-19 guidelines. Should the situation change, the event will be postponed and bookers will be notified in regards to their options.

Supported by the Garfield Weston Foundation through the Weston Culture Fund