Simon Armitage

Simon Armitage reading Ilkley

Simon Armitage

Friday, September 30, 2011 - 19:30

King's Hall, 22 Station Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8HE

About the event

Join Simon Armitage for the world premiere of In Memory of Water, the eagerly awaited Stanza Stones poems commissioned by Ilkley Literature Festival in association with imove, currently being carved into stones for seven moorland sites across the Pennine Watershed. The evening includes a celebration of Armitage’s work through dance, created and performed by Manasamitra, with visual imagery and readings from Seeing Stars and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Tickets: £10/8. For more information visit: or call: 01943 816714.

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