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The Sofa Slam: January 2019

  • The White House 884 Green Lane Dagenham, England, RM8 1BX United Kingdom (map)

The Sofa Slam is kicking off the year right this January, featuring Terry Bickell Gboyega Odubanjo, and Damian Gomes.

The Sofa Slam is Barking & Dagenham's first ever poetry slam. Hosted at the White House in Dagenham, the Sofa Slam follows slam tradition; bringing poetry to the people, into the home.

Come along on Saturday January 26th at 7pm to enjoy an evening of outstanding free poetry, or sign up to win a prize in the slam.

Is your new year's resolution to try a new skill? Or maybe it's to build on a skill you already have.The January Sofa Slam will be accompanied by a free poetry workshop 3:30-6:00pm for beginners and accomplished pros alike. This month's workshop will be focused on different approaches to writing and generating ideas.

For any queries, and to sign up for the slam or workshop, contact us at

Earlier Event: January 26
Getting Started.. and Starting Again
Later Event: January 30
Open House