Poet and the City present Blake and the Apocalypse at the Burgess Foundation

Sarah-Clare Conlon, Literature Editor

Blake and the Apocalypse at International Anthony Burgess Foundation (IABF), Manchester 22 February 2017 Tickets from £08.00 — Book now

Join poet and playwright Nick Flynn, musician Novella (aka Sarah Lipstate) and film-maker Gabriel Martinez as Poet in the City presents this special cross-arts collaboration celebrating William Blake’s unfinished masterpiece Vala, or The Four Zoas. This performance of words, music and film will tell the tale of sin, passion and love, tracking the plight and flight of mankind.

Blake and the Apocalypse at International Anthony Burgess Foundation (IABF), Manchester 22 February 2017 Tickets from £08.00 Book now

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