With elaborate set designs, dozens of props (including a giant aubergine), video projection, puppetry, live music, song, dance and a cast of approximately 37 performers on stage each night, Wild Swans is an ambitious theatre production to say the least.
"As the patron saint of multicultural and multilingual England, St George seems perfect," declared Fr Rana Khan in his sermon at the St George in Southwark Festival service.
100,000 bookmarks printed with the text of poems will be dropped by helicopter onto Jubilee Gardens on the South Bank this summer to launch the world's largest ever gathering of poets.
Plans to turn a vacant high-rise office building on the South Bank into one of the biggest advertisement hoardings London has ever seen have been rejected by Southwark Council.
Sunday recap: Poetry Parnassus, giant skyscraper advert vetoed and more http://t.co/quoTARow
Bill Clinton is coming to Waterloo next month http://t.co/3LJjdhPp
Just published - Helicopter to drop 100,000 poems on South Bank to launch Poetry Parnassus http://t.co/DekGM4tC
Just published - King's Reach Tower: "harmful and unsympathetic" giant adverts vetoed by council http://t.co/YQleM4f0
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