Events

Tuesday

Machines for Belonging »

An all-day poetry workshop at Kingsbarns Distillery with John Burnside

Tue 1 March | 10:30 - 16:00 | £30.00/£25.00 | Kingsbarns Distillery, by Kingsbarns - the Wemyss Room

Is British Culture a Myth? »

On the eve of StAnza, the AHRC hosts a debate on culture

Tue 1 March | 18:00 - 20:00 | Free but ticketed | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Wednesday

Earthly Bodies »

A half-day poetry workshop at MUSA with Thomas Lynch

Wed 2 March | 14:00 - 16:30 | £7.00 | MUSA (Museum of the University of St Andrews), The Scores

Poetry Theatre »

Poetic Interventions

Wed 2 March | 17:30 - 18:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

Festival & Exhibitions Launch »

Our special guest launches the festival with a taster of poetry and music

Wed 2 March | 18:30 - 19:10 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

Sea Threads / Sea Treeds »

A Shetlandic sea chronicle: Tommy Smith’s Karma and Christine De Luca perform new commissions of music and verse

Wed 2 March | 19:30 - 21:00 | £9.50/£7.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

The Inklight Poets »

Student poetry showcase

Wed 2 March | 21:45 - 23:30 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Café Bar

Thursday

Poetry Walk: A Window on Poetry »

Encounter verse around town: led by Colin Will

Thu 3 March | 10:00 - 11:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Theatre Garden

Inspire Session »

A brief session to prompt your own creativity

Thu 3 March | 10:30 - 11:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Festival Desk

The Old Monkey: Poetry and Animals »

A workshop to make your poems sit up and bark, led by Matthew Sweeney

Thu 3 March | 10:30 - 12:30 | £6.00 | Public Library, Church Square, Meeting Room

Border Crossings »

Reading: Walter Perrie, Pat Borthwick

Thu 3 March | 11:30 - 12:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Musings@MUSA »

A brief session to prompt your own creativity
(Drop-in anytime between 12:00 and 16:00 Thurs-Sat & 12.00 and 14.00 on Sunday)

Thu 3 March | 12:00 - 16:00 | FREE | MUSA (Museum of the University of St Andrews), The Scores

Meet the Artist »

Meet Rebecca Sharp, StAnza’s Poet-Perfumer in Residence

Thu 3 March | 13:00 - 13:45 | FREE | The Preservation Trust Museum, North Street

Poetry Café: Kevin Mclean & Katie Ailes »

Lunch and spoken word from the pick of the Scottish scene

Thu 3 March | 13:00 - 13:50 | £6.50/£5.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

Border Crossings »

Reading: Angus Martin, Matthew Griffiths

Thu 3 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Past & Present Special »

A rare encounter with treasures from the University of St Andrews Library’s
Special Collections

Thu 3 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | Free but ticketed | Napier Room, Martyrs Kirk, North Street

The StAnza Lecture: Body of Poetry »

Bodies and Poems, Bodies of Poets: the Idea of the Thing, the Thing Itself, thoughts on dead poets and living poems, with Thomas Lynch

Thu 3 March | 15:30 - 16:30 | £4.50/£3.50 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Meet the Artist: StreetLyrics »

Meet the photographer and poets behind the StreetLyrics project

Thu 3 March | 15:45 - 16:30 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

Five O’Clock Verses »

Reading: Brian Johnstone, Jo Bell

Thu 3 March | 17:00 - 18:00 | £6.00/£4.00 | Parliament Hall, South Street

Poetry Centre Stage »

A double bill of poetry for Thursday evening
20:00 Reading – Matthew Sweeney
21:00 Reading – Thomas Lynch

Thu 3 March | 20:00 - 22:00 | £9.50/£7.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Jazz Night at StAnza »

Jazz jam session with a spot for the occasional poem

Thu 3 March | 22:00 - 23:30 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Café Bar

Friday

Breakfast at the Poetry Café: City Lines »

Watch a live webcast of this event at www.st-andrews.ac.uk/livevideo/one

With Darran Anderson, Matthew Griffiths, Kevin Mclean and Harry Man

Fri 4 March | 10:00 - 11:00 | £4.50/£3.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

52 Ways of Writing a Poem »

A workshop with Jo Bell who created the acclaimed 52 poetry writing project

Fri 4 March | 10:30 - 12:45 | £6.00 | Public Library, Church Square, Meeting Room

Inspire Session »

A brief session to prompt your own creativity

Fri 4 March | 10:30 - 11:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Festival Desk

Border Crossings »

Reading: Ellen Phethean, Mary Noonan

Fri 4 March | 11:30 - 12:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Past & Present »

Anne Stokes on Sarah Kirsch
Brian Johnstone on Weldon Kees

Fri 4 March | 11:30 - 12:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Round Table »

Intimate Reading: Matthew Sweeney

Fri 4 March | 11:30 - 12:15 | £6.00/£4.00 | Fraser Gallery, South Street

Musings@MUSA »

A brief session to prompt your own creativity
(Drop-in anytime between 12:00 and 16:00 Thurs-Sat & 12.00 and 14.00 on Sunday)

Fri 4 March | 12:00 - 16:00 | FREE | MUSA (Museum of the University of St Andrews), The Scores

Meet the Artist »

Meet some of the participants from the Poetrytreat exhibition

Fri 4 March | 12:30 - 13:00 | FREE | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, FCA&C, Town Hall Foyer

Border Crossings »

Reading: Gale Burns, David Robakidze, George Nakhutsrishvili

Fri 4 March | 13:00 - 14:00 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Poetry Café: Kirsten Luckins »

Lunch and playful, physical poetry from a leading spoken word poet

Fri 4 March | 13:00 - 13:50 | £6.50/£5.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

To the Lighthouse and Music: Pre-performance talk »

A pre-event talk by Emma Sutton about musical influences on Virginia Woolf’s work

Fri 4 March | 14:00 - 15:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

Border Crossings »

Reading: Aase Berg, Valerie Laws

Fri 4 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Past & Present »

Alison Burns and others on Elizabeth Burns
Margaret Jull Costa on Sophia de Mello Breyner and Colin Rorrison

Fri 4 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Welcoming the Point of Poetry »

An event to celebrate our exhibition of the What's the point of poetry project

Fri 4 March | 14:15 - 14:45 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 4 Gallery

Poems Aloud: University Library Poetry Recitation Competition »

Listen as judges choose the best recitation or performance of a published poem

Fri 4 March | 15:30 - 16:30 | FREE | University of St Andrews Library

To the Lighthouse: Musical Inspirations and Responses »

A concert featuring compositions inspired by Virginia Woolf’s novel

Fri 4 March | 15:30 - 16:30 | £10.00/£8.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Round Table »

Intimate Reading: Lemn Sissay

Fri 4 March | 15:45 - 16:30 | £6/4 | The Albany Hotel, North Street

Meet the Artist »

Meet Rebecca Sharp, StAnza’s Poet-Perfumer in Residence

Fri 4 March | 16:00 - 16:45 | FREE | The Preservation Trust Museum, North Street

Five O’Clock Verses »

Anna Crowe, Michael Donhauser, Odile Kennel, Don Paterson in a special VERSschmuggel (verse smuggling) reading

Fri 4 March | 17:00 - 18:00 | £6.00/£4.00 | Parliament Hall, South Street

Quiet Open Mic »

An early evening open mic

Fri 4 March | 18:15 - 19:15 | FREE | Zest Juicing and Coffee Bar, South Street

Poetry Centre Stage »

A Double Bill of Poetry for Friday Evening
20:00 Reading/Performance  – Lemn Sissay
21:00 Reading – Don Paterson

Fri 4 March | 20:00 - 22:00 | £9.50/£7.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Risk A Verse »

Open Mic with MC Jim Carruth

Fri 4 March | 22:15 - 23:30 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Café Bar

East Shore 1 - a StAnza 2016 Postscript Event »

A collaborative group show by acclaimed Scottish poets, audio-visual and recording artists, linking the spoken word, music, photography and St Andrews.

Fri 29 April | 18:00 - 21:00 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

Saturday

Breakfast at the Poetry Café: Body of Poetry »

Watch a live webcast of this event at  www.st-andrews.ac.uk/livevideo/one 

With Justin Stephenson, S.J. Fowler, Aase Berg, Clare Best, Andrew McMillan

Sat 5 March | 10:00 - 11:00 | £4.50/£3.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

Intraliteral: English to …. English? »

Poet and tutor Harry Man leads a workshop where poems are translated from English into English using an entirely new lexicon

Sat 5 March | 10:30 - 12:30 | £6.00 | Public Library, Church Square, Meeting Room

Meet the Artist »

Meet Lucy Jones, the artist behind the Building with Words exhibition

Sat 5 March | 11:00 - 12:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Café Bar

Border Crossings »

Reading: Tracey Herd, Martyn Crucefix

Sat 5 March | 11:30 - 12:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Undercroft, St John's House, South Street

Past & Present »

Alan Riach on The Birlinn of Clanranald
Sarah Holland-Batt on Jack Gilbert

Sat 5 March | 11:30 - 12:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Round Table »

Intimate reading: Pascale Petit

Sat 5 March | 11:30 - 12:15 | £6.00/£4.00 | The Green Room, St Leonards Quad, St Leonards School, South Street

Musings@MUSA »

A brief session to prompt your own creativity
(Drop-in anytime between 12:00 and 16:00 Thurs-Sat & 12.00 and 14.00 on Sunday)

Sat 5 March | 12:00 - 16:00 | FREE | MUSA (Museum of the University of St Andrews), The Scores

Poetry Market »

Presses big and small, pamphlets, magazines, curated by Alan Gay

Sat 5 March | 12:00 - 16:00 | FREE | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Poetry Theatre »

Poetic Interventions

Sat 5 March | 12:00 - 14:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

New Writers' Showcase »

Reading: Em Strang, Lindsay Macgregor, Sam Tongue, Bridget Khursheed

Sat 5 March | 13:00 - 14:00 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Poetry Café: Jemima Foxtrot in Melody »

Lunch plus a funny and bittersweet spoken word show

Sat 5 March | 13:00 - 13:50 | £6.50/£5.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

The StAnza Camarade »

A Collaboration Workshop and Performance with S.J. Fowler

Sat 5 March | 13:00 - 16:00 | FREE | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Upstairs Foyer

Meet the Artist »

Meet Lucy Jones, the artist behind the Building with Words exhibition

Sat 5 March | 14:00 - 15:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Café Bar

Border Crossings »

Reading: Sarah Holland-Batt, Donna Stonecipher

Sat 5 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Undercroft, St John's House, South Street

Meet the Artist »

Meet the poet behind the HashtagPoetry# installation

Sat 5 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

Past & Present »

Martyn Crucefix on The Daodejing
Pascale Petit on Tomas Tranströmer

Sat 5 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Beginning to See the Light »

Read, recited and screened poems on the theme of light, commissioned and classic

Sat 5 March | 15:30 - 16:30 | £7.00/£5.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

In Conversation: Jane Yolen »

The acclaimed US poet and children’s writer in conversation

Sat 5 March | 15:30 - 16:30 | £7.00/£5.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Inspire Session »

A brief session to prompt your own creativity

Sat 5 March | 15:30 - 16:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Festival Desk

Meet the Artist »

Meet the visual artists from the exhibition A Potter, a Painter and a Poet

Sat 5 March | 15:45 - 16:45 | FREE | The Preservation Trust Museum, North Street

Round Table »

Intimate Reading: Jo Shapcott

Sat 5 March | 15:45 - 16:30 | £6.00/£4.00 | The Green Room, St Leonards Quad, St Leonards School, South Street

The StAnza Camarade Performance »

Poetry Collaboration Workshop Performance with S.J. Fowler

Sat 5 March | 15:55 - 16:10 | FREE | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Five O’Clock Verses »

Reading: Andrew McMillanFiona Benson

Sat 5 March | 17:00 - 18:00 | £6.00/£4.00 | Parliament Hall, South Street

Book Launch: The Emma Press Anthology of Age »

The Scottish launch of a new anthology of poems about age

Sat 5 March | 18:15 - 18:45 | FREE | J & G Innes Ltd, Booksellers, South Street

Poetry Theatre »

Poetic Interventions

Sat 5 March | 18:15 - 19:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

Collective Poetry Reading »

Watch a live webcast of this event at www.st-andrews.ac.uk/livevideo/one 

S.J. Fowler and Jemima Foxtrot lead a mass reading from a new anthology of poems for refugees. Come and join in.

Sat 5 March | 18:55 - 19:05 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

Imprisoned Poets' Reading »

Short readings from the work of an imprisoned poet, presented by Scottish PEN

Sat 5 March | 19:10 - 19:40 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

Poetry Centre Stage »

A Double Bill of Poetry for Saturday Evening
20:00 Performance – Nora Gomringer with Philipp Scholz
21:00 Reading – Jo Shapcott

Sat 5 March | 20:00 - 22:00 | £9.50/£7.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

The StAnza Slam »

With MC Scott Tyrrell

Sat 5 March | 22:15 - 23:59 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Sunday

Breakfast at the Poetry Café: Translation or VERSschmuggeling »

Watch a live webcast of this event at  www.st-andrews.ac.uk/livevideo/one 

Poets and translators discuss the art of moving poetry between languages, with Aurelie Maurin, Odile Kennel, Nora Gomringer, Daniela Seel, Claudia Daventry

Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 11:00 | £4.50/£3.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

The StAnza Masterclass »

Led by Sean O’Brien

Sun 6 March | 11:15 - 12:45 | £5.00/£4.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Supper Room

Border Crossings »

Reading: Meg Bateman, Clare Best

Sun 6 March | 11:30 - 12:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Undercroft, St John's House, South Street

Meet the Artist: Finders Keepers »

Meet the poet and illustrator behind Finders Keepers

Sun 6 March | 12:00 - 13:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

Musings@MUSA »

A brief session to prompt your own creativity
(Drop-in anytime between 12:00 and 16:00 Thurs-Sat & 12.00 and 14.00 on Sunday)

Sun 6 March | 12:00 - 14:00 | FREE | MUSA (Museum of the University of St Andrews), The Scores

Poetry Theatre »

Poetic Interventions

Sun 6 March | 12:00 - 14:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

Sleepy Monsters, Creepy Monsters »

Poetical fun for children with Jane Yolen, "America's Hans Christian Andersen"

Sun 6 March | 12:00 - 13:00 | £3.00/£2.00/£5.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

London Laureates Showcase »

Showcase: Selina Nwulu, Zia Ahmed, Harriet Creelman

Sun 6 March | 13:00 - 14:00 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Poetry Café: Scott Tyrrell »

Enjoy an entertaining lunch with BBC Slam champion, Scott Tyrrell

Sun 6 March | 13:00 - 13:50 | £6.50/£5.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

Border Crossings »

Reading: James Arthur, Sharon Black

Sun 6 March | 14:15 - 15:15 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Undercroft, St John's House, South Street

PotterPainterPoet »

Premiére of new film by Sitar Rose about a poetry and art collaboration 

Sun 6 March | 14:15 - 15:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

A Celebration of Dark Horses »

Gerry Cambridge and guests celebrate the acclaimed poetry magazine

Sun 6 March | 15:30 - 16:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

The Complete Works »

A film about the Canadian avant-garde poet bpNichol

Sun 6 March | 15:30 - 16:45 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Round Table »

Intimate Reading: Sean O’Brien

Sun 6 March | 15:45 - 16:30 | £6.00/£4.00 | St Mary's Hall, St Mary’s Quad, South Street

Turning the Elements »

A performance for voice and clarinet of new settings for poetry by two contemporary Scottish poets

Sun 6 March | 17:00 - 18:00 | £6.00/£4.00 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Studio Theatre

Poetry Theatre »

Poetic Interventions

Sun 6 March | 18:15 - 19:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

Poetry Centre Stage »

A Double Bill of Poetry for Sunday Evening
20:00 Reading - Pascale Petit
21:00 Reading - Sean O’Brien

Sun 6 March | 20:00 - 22:00 | £9.50/£7.50 | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium

Festival Finale »

The festival ends with a musical send-off 

Sun 6 March | 22:00 - 23:30 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Café Bar

Exhibitions, Films & Installations

Building with Words »

The festival and its built environment re-imagined by Lucy Jones

Mon 1 February - Sat 19 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1

Finders Keepers »

Endangered species feature in poetry and illustrations by Harry Man and Sophie Gainsley

Wed 2 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

Grove »

Semi-permanent text interventions by Thomas A. Clark

Wed 2 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Windows & panels

HashtagPoetry# »

For StAnza’s first ever festival exhibition on Instagram the experiments of Tristan Tzara and William Burroughs are updated to the era of the smartphone and Twitter by Clive Birnie

Wed 2 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

Lyrikline Listening Booth »

Listen to the voices of German poets

Wed 2 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street

Poetry Assembled »

A poetic response by three poets to the work of the Turner prize-winning architectural collective, Assemble

Wed 2 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

What’s the point of poetry? »

In image and text, views on culture and society from poets across Europe : a European Polyphony. On show  Eine Europäische Polyphonie. Ausgestellt 

Wed 2 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 4 Gallery

Within these City Walls (II) »

A digital installation of commissioned poems with an architectural connection

Wed 2 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

A Shed Load of Poetry »

The eclectic output from a Fife based small press

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

Cathedral Kirk 2.0 »

Poetry responds to the virtual reconstruction of St Andrews Cathedral

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

I Am Poetry »

Artwork and poetry from young people in schools in Fife splendidly on display in three venues, St Leonards Art Room and the Byre Theatre as well as at the Town Hall (see below for more details)

Thu 3 March - Sat 5 March | 10:00 - 17:00 | FREE | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens

Lyrik Lines »

German poetry on show at StAnza in this small cabinet exhibition

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 4 Gallery

Making Sense of Poetry »

Encounters with poetry via the senses

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

Poetry Graffiti »

Poetry on buildings and poetry about buildings, online and out and about in St Andrews and beyond

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

Poetry Loops »

Loop showings of films featuring poetry by Valerie Laws, Gabriele Tinti, Rita Bradd, Steve Pottinger, Gary Quinn and Elizabeth Burns, animation by Barney Quinton, visual design by Susan Aldworth, translation by Christine De Luca and artworks by Paul Tebble and Anne Gilchrist variously in films by Lotus Hannon, Dunstan Bruce, Kevin Cadwallender, Kyra Pollitt, Johanna Mesch, Sitar Rose and Robert Conticelli. Please note one of the films contains adult material and is recommended for 16+

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Conference Room

Poetry Tattoos »

A chance to use your whole being to quote poetry

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Festival Desk

Poetry treat »

Artistic barter with six Scottish poets creating a poem in response to craftworks gifted to them from FCA&C’s treat store

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 17:00 | FREE | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, FCA&C, Town Hall Foyer

StreetLyrics »

A digital installation of photos and poetry in three languages

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 1 & 2 Foyers

Virginia Woolf and St Andrews »

Unafraid of Virginia Woolf? This small exhibition reveals the writer's connections with St Andrews

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Level 2 Foyer

A Potter, a Painter and a Poet »

A collaboration between ceramicist Paul Tebble, artist Anne Gilchrist and the late Elizabeth Burns

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 11:00 - 17:00 | FREE | The Preservation Trust Museum, North Street, Upstairs gallery & garden

Poet-Perfumer in Residence »

Bespoke oil perfume blends and matching poetry in this installation from Rebecca Sharp

Thu 3 March - Sun 6 March | 11:00 - 17:00 | FREE | The Preservation Trust Museum, North Street, The Old Chemist’s Shop

Within these City Walls (I) »

Commissioned poems and artefacts with an architectural connection on display

Thu 3 March - Sat 5 March | 12:00 - 16:00 | FREE | MUSA (Museum of the University of St Andrews), The Scores

Incidental Comics »

A selection of Grant Snider’s delightful poetry comics all the way from the US to feature at StAnza

Thu 3 March - Sat 5 March | 13:00 - 17:00 | FREE | Public Library, Church Square, Meeting Room

The Hashtag Poet in Residence »

The poet behind HashtagPoetry# in residence around StAnza

Fri 4 March - Sun 6 March | 10:00 - 22:00 | FREE | Around the festival and around St Andrews

Within these City Walls (I) »

Commissioned poems and artefacts with an architectural connection on display

Sun 6 March | 12:00 - 14:00 | FREE | MUSA (Museum of the University of St Andrews), The Scores

A StAnza Postscript at Fairmont St Andrews »

A StAnza postscript event for later in 2016

Sun 31 July | 10:00 | FREE | Fairmont St Andrews