The Name / For A Drowned Love

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The Name / For A Drowned Love
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The Name / For A Drowned Love says
/In these depths,
all is felt through skin
through smooth tips of fingers,
of lips,
of tongues,
the rest gently melts away.../

For lovers of page poetry, spoken word and theatre
For you who have loved or been loved
For you who know how sweet and awful that is,
'The Name / For a Drowned Love' is a perfect excuse to go to The Bearded Lady and drown your post-breakup sorrow!

FIRST SHOW: Tuesday 10th of May 8pm: $12
SECOND SHOW: Tuesday 17th May 8pm: $12

Tickets ONLY available HERE:

Written and performed by poets India Nicholls and Simon Kindt as part of Anywhere Festival, this show examines two separate yet parallel narratives, performed to an evocative soundscape created by audio engineer Sam Steensen.

Audience members will also receive a chapbook copy of the poems performed in the show, included in the ticket price and published by Pressure Gauge Press, featuring gorgeous photographic art by Kimi Liddell.

There will also be two beautiful opening acts of spoken word poetry. One will be sweet love poems performed by Brisbane based poet Olivia Roney !

The other performance will be an exploration of femininity and the horror genre by Thing One and Thing Two.


Simon Kindt is a writer and performer and has previously published several verse novels, such as the post-apocalyptic ‘No Revelation’ and ‘wreck / age’ in collaboration with Bill Moran. His poetry can be found at

India Nicholls has appeared in poetic theatre shows such as ‘The Ghosts We Share’, directed Scott Wings, has featured at Ruckus Slam 's event Raw Poet Roar and has performed her poetry as part of Underground Productions Playground Arts Festival. Her poetry can be found at

Come enjoy some beautiful words and beautifully cheap beer with us!
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