Poetry Meets Art – 18th Edition


"A single bracelet does not jingle" - Congolese proverb

We're back and ready to take the cause for a free Congo even higher...

Join us to see what and who we have in store for you!


Nebula Nebula
This truly soulful, creative and muti-talented artist, poet and singer will be gracing the stage again and working her magic! Nebula Nebula's artwork keeps on going from strength to strength as she effortlessly takes on the challenge of live art interpretation; literally transforming words into art that speaks to you! Be here to see what Nebula comes up with next...




JJ Bola
Make way for this Congo-born, London based poet who is not only a performer but also a writer and author as well. If you haven't read his book of poetry - 'Elevate' - then you better do so! JJ Bola, an activist for justice in Congo, uses his poetry to draw insight, expand minds and also teach audiences about the plight of the Congolese, as well as encourage action. This popular performer on the London scene and elsewhere is not to be missed!



Nairobi Thompson
If you haven't seen this wonderful performance poet then brace yourself! Nairobi Thompson is known more for her saucy pieces but, like the other side of the moon there's more than meets the eye.....Strong, insightful, fierce, witty, powerful and more...........Nairobi Thompon is I AM WOMAN!



James Massiah
DJ. Poet. Musician. Event curator. This extremely creative performer will be gracing the stage with his poetry that he uses to explore mortality, sex, religion and more! This matched with James Massiah's energetic performance style will keep you on the edge of your seats....!



Kevine Bayana Fuenta
Another Congo native will be here turning little splashes into waves! Kevine is an upcoming poet, was crowned Miss Congo 2013 and writes extremely powerful poetry used with Lingala (one of Congo's main languages), keeping a beautiful culture alive. Be prepared for the mic to heat up as Kevine pours out her passion and soul....




We now have Sid Mercutio added to the line-up as our resident DJ so get ready to show your moves. Sid Mercutio is a not only one of the DJs at London's only weekly soul lounge - Got Soul - but also a producer, singer and most importantly.....just released an EP 'Tiros' so click below to get listening!




Community Presentation

The Earth Centre - Traditional Kemetic School

There will be open mic and artists' materials so if you want to get a piece of the action then sign up!


As always there will be a delicious vegan banquet for only £3 per plate so get here early before it runs out!


10% of the door takings will go towards Panzi Hospital and continue to help the women and children lead better and empowered lives.



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