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Event 41 Poetry Pie: Roger McGough and LiTTLe MACHiNe

Saturday 3 March, 12pm-1pm   Al Ras 1, InterContinental

Have a slice of Poetry Pie with Roger McGough and LiTTLe MACHiNe!

Roger McGough’s poems for children are full of witty wordplay and clever rhymes, and when he teams up with stars of musical poetry LiTTLe MACHiNe the poems come to life! From food and animals to school and ghouls, these rib-tickler rhymes will leave you thinking long after … and humming too!

A morning of fun and laughter to be savoured.

Taaleem Prize winners will be given free tickets to this session.

Language: English with Arabic translation

Age Group: 6+

Poetry Pie: Roger McGough and LiTTLe MACHiNe

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Event 16 Roger McGough and LiTTLe MACHiNe

Friday 2 March, 6pm-7.30pm   Al Ras 1, InterContinental

Poetry as you have never heard it before!

Roger McGough, the ‘Patron Saint of Poetry’ whose dry wit has inspired generations of poetry lovers, joins forces with LiTTLe MACHiNe, the inventive trio of poets and folk-rock musicians Walter Wray, Steve Halliwell and Chris Hardy, whose shows at festivals around the world have been described as ‘must-see’ events. Their selection of classic and modern poems set to music is guaranteed to surprise and entertain!

This session is held in loving memory of Sir Maurice Flanagan, the businessman, poet, and patron of the arts without whom the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature would never have happened.

Language: English

Roger McGough and LiTTLe MACHiNe

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