Brum Radio Poets

Join Rick Sanders every second Sunday at 11am for the best in local poetry. With Rick this month:

Mike Took is an independent creative with a portfolio career. He is a multi-optioned screenplay writer, poet, performer and founder of Scriptstuff Poetry. In 2019 he established, along with three other poets, the Four Poets of the Apocalypse, who performed at the Edinburgh Fringe in that year. Mike is also a character actor, singer and Voice Over Artist.

Michael Southan is a playwright and poet from Wolverhampton. In February this year he came second in Wolverhampton Literature Festival poetry slam. Michael is an Alumni of Birmingham REP’s Foundry scheme for emerging artists and Graeae Theatre Company’s Write To Play, a development programme for Deaf and Disabled playwrights; as well as a nine month attachment with BBC Writers rooms