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June, 2016

  • 17 June

    Soul DJ, Tony Jazz, saves trailer filming!

    Whilst filming trailers on a cold January morning in Wards pub, Harrow, we learned one of our POETS Day actors was unable to attend. So ,without any preparation, our hero Tony Jazz stepped up and shot the piece for us, in one take. Tony played Michael, contractor Lee’s best friend and Foreman …

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  • 14 June

    An Outside Loo Sir?

    The POETS Day construction team have begun creating our pub stage set. My old vegetable garden is now a temporary building site as we prepare for our opening performance night on 31st August this year. They said it was somewhere for my peas. Cheeky devils! To find out more about POETS Day – including information about …

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  • 3 June

    POETS DAY CAST ENJOY READ THROUGH AND TEA.

    Unlike our main protagonist, Lee, our cast like to focus on the important things and settle down to embrace their POETS Day scripts…with a cuppa tea. Champagne corks are sure to fly at the after show party in September though! Come and see the fruits of their labour at POETS Day from 31st August …

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May, 2016

  • 27 May

    Shirley the Barmaid ponders about men

    Always tending bar but she’d rather be treated tender. Unfortunately, the men Shirley  serves are already spoken for. Stuck working in Harrow’s Rising Moon pub lovelorn Shirley is almost ready to bend her morals to find Mr. Right…what could go wrong? Shirley is our busiest character in POETS Day as she pours pints, clears glasses and wipes up …

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  • 19 May

    Archie chats with the Mayor of Harrow

    Rising star Archie Brookes visited the Worshipful The Mayor of Harrow, Cllr Krishna Suresh, last week to explain his upcoming play POETS Day. The Mayor is a keen supporter of the Arts and firmly supports charities within his community.  POETS Day is a cautionary tale that centres on what can go wrong …

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  • 19 May

    Mayor of Harrow enjoys POETS Day chat

    Author Mark Brookes visited the Worshipful The Mayor of Harrow, Cllr Krishna Suresh, last week to talk about his upcoming play POETS Day. The Mayor is a keen supporter of the Arts and firmly supports charities within his community.   Author Mark Brookes was accompanied by his son Archie, who stars …

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  • 2 May

    Radio Harrow extends POETS Day chat.

    Due to heightened interest in our POETS Day   live interview, with Ben Felton on his  Freedom Friday radio show, our chat grew from 20 mins to 1 hour.  You can hear the whole interview by clicking here!   Great fun was had by all involved and we at POETS Day, and our sole charity …

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April, 2016

  • 29 April

    Radio Harrow to interview POETS Day…today!

    Primetime radio presenter Ben Felton will chat with Mark and Archie Brookes about their new theatre drama POETS Day this Friday. Listen on  radioharrow.org  this afternoon between 5-6pm. This is our second radio interview this week and we are very appreciative of the growing media interest in our gritty new …

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  • 28 April

    POETS Day -On Air- with Tony Jazz

    Radio star Tony Jazz hosted a special soulradiouk.com programme to promote POETS Day last Saturday with it’s author Mark Brookes and his actor son Archie. Listen by clicking here! As ever Tony was the perfect host and played their favourite tunes during a laugh filled 2 hour interview about the gritty play, its characters, motivation …

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  • 21 April

    POETS Day interview on SoulRadioUK this Saturday

    With an audience that peaks at over 3 million a week, DJ Tony Jazz has one of the most popular and mellow programmes on SoulRadioUK every Saturday. This weekend, he will be interspersing the golden tunes with an extended interview with POETS Day author, Mark Brookes and co-star/son Archie. From …

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