Nov 11 2010 Harrow Observer
FEATURING some of the most exciting poets and storytellers, this monthly night, Poets Get Paid, aims to capture the essence of the word.
Hosted by Oneness and Poets Get Paid, there will be an open mic session at the beginning of the night for any budding poets.
MTV award-winning director, performance artist and scriptwriter, TaN will be performing. Her recent works include theatre pieces Ostara and The Carnival.
She is now touring Europe promoting her hip-hop/dubreggae fusion album, Show Me The World.
what? Poets Get Paid
where? Harrow Arts Centre, Uxbridge Road, Hatch End when? Wednesday, November 17
cost? £8/£6 conc/free for anyone under 26
contact: www.harrowarts.co.uk or call the box office on 020 8416 8989
All wrapped up
BRENT will be breaking down barriers to the art world with the third Brent Affordable Art Show, just in time for the festive season.
Featuring work from emerging talent as well as established local artists, the Affordable Art Show will give visitors the opportunity to enjoy and purchase an eclectic array of artwork, from painting, sculpture, photography and prints.
what? Brent Affordable Art Show
where? The Gallery at Willesden Green, Willesden Green Centre, High Road
when? Tuesday, November 16 to December 17. Daily 11am to 7pm
Quiz night goes pop
THINK you know your Lennon from your Lennox? Then join in Trinity's Quizzie Rascal night.
Rounds include guess the lyrics, intros, pictures round, guess the album covers and general pop knowledge questions throughout the evening.
The winning team takes the pot of cash. Second prize is a round of beers.
what? Music quiz night
where? Trinity, Station Road, Harrow
when? Every Thursday from 8pm
cost? £1 per player, maximum of six on a team
Kings of cool for one night only
THE purveyors of cool are coming to Harrow with their sensational show, The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular, featuring the greatest music of the 20th century.
Wonderful memories of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis are delivered in true Las Vegas style.
Classics including, Come Fly with Me, Under My Skin, Mr Bo-jangles, Mack The Knife and many more favourites will be performed.
what? The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular
where? Harrow Arts Centre, Uxbridge Road, Hatch End
when? Saturday, November 13. 8pm
cost? £18/£16 conc
see: www.harrowarts.com or the box office on 020 8416 8989
Latin America's sultry salsa finds a new home in a Pinner pub
LEARN to dance the Latin American way with salsa classes at a Pinner pub.
Salsa Secrets events are run by Harrow Weald-based husband and wife team, Simon and Cynthia.
They provide lessons lasting an hour and 10 minutes at levels from beginner to advanced, followed by free-for-all social dancing where participants can practice the moves.
The whole evening costs just £7 and no partner is necessary. On Tuesdays, half an hour before the classes start, the teachers will show you how to dance rueda de casin', a popular group salsa dance.
what? Salsa classes
where? The Pinner Arms, Cannon Lane, Pinner
when? Every Sunday and Tuesday. Classes start at 8.20pm until late
cost? £7 for the classes and social dancing or £4 for the social dancing