Find the Right Words
About This Show
Find The Right Words is a poetry and rap night in Leicester which each month features two of the most exciting performers from around the UK.
There are also 10 open mic spots to local acts and the challenge for an audience member to write and perform a poem based on suggestions from the audience.
On this monthly podcast Jess Green introduces a selection of poems from the open mic spots and highlights from the headliners.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 4 Buddy Wakefield
For the (current) end of season finale, a slightly different format for Find the Right Words with Buddy Wakefield headlining the whole second half.
On his previous visits to Leicester (he's been taught how to say it properly) Buddy say it the nights ended up being ...weird. How would this one turn out?
Having ditched his job and possessions to to head out performing across the United States, Buddy has gone on to be World Slam Champion and tour the world, as well as releasing books and records. You're in for a treat as he shares some new work and poignantly blisters through some of his repertoire.
This episode also features the speed poem challenge by Clare Abbott, 2 open mic performances that include a surprise phone call, and a poem from host Jess Green.
Theme Songs "Singing in the Rain instrumental" and "Mocking Bird instrumental" by David Mumford.
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Modified to use as theme song