Poetry-loving cabaret night Pen:Chant returns this December with a line-up of local, national and international comedy, spoken word and music performance. London poet laureate Laurie Bolger, famous for creating London’s leading stand-up poetry radio show Round @ Laurie’s, will be hosting this night at Gullivers. The line-up also features an hour-long extravaganza from Mancunian seven-piece groove folk band Bethlehem Casuals (pictured), plus a festive edition of the classic open mic section, party games and Secret Santa.

Thu 8 Dec, Gullivers, 109 Oldham Street Manchester, M4 1LW, Tel: 0161 819 2970, 7.30pm, £8, www.facebook.com

Thu 8 Dec
Tom Frodsham
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Mon 5 Dec 2016