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her Voices brings you a ★★★★★ (“This is spoken word at its best... Don't miss this.” - ThreeWeeks) show of open-hearted open mic, feature sets from spoken word stars, and different special guests every day, all with a sumptuous cabaret vibe as part of PBH’s Free Fringe Spoken Word Section, dedicated to the words and voices less heard, hosted by PBH Spoken Word Co-Director Fay Roberts.

Nominated for Best Spoken Word Show of the Year 2013-14, you don’t want to miss this “Slick, confident yet intimate” show

4-26 August, 15:10-16:10 every day except Wednesdays,
The Banshee Labyrinth (venue 156)
29, Niddry Street, Edinburgh

Back once again for 2018!

Every packed show will showcase a whirlwind of wit, verve, passion and panache – so if you want to laugh, sigh, groan, or dance with delight, we’ve got something for everyone. (And if you get inspired to get up and join us, there will be open mic spots just for you – get in touch to book in advance, or sign up on the door...)

With an array of magnificent women and their special guests bringing you some of the best of spoken word on the scene today, we urge you to come and hear some wonderful words from the other side of the door...

Who Are We?

Fay Roberts, Tina Sederholm, Sophia BlackwellSerin Thomasin,  are all experienced performers and event organisers who have taken part in spoken word events across the UK and beyond.

Find out more on the Cast Members page.

We are currently in the process of booking our special guests for this year.  Previous years’ line-ups included Viv Gee, Catherine Brogan, Dean Atta, Kate Fox, Shane Koyczan, Vanessa Kisuule, and Hollie McNish, with more to be announced...

Find out more on the Guests page.

We'll be updating this with all details of the shows to come, including how to find out more and how to get involved.  In the meantime, however, you can check us out and get in touch in a variety of places:

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