Gimme Shelter x Book Slam

Gimme Shelter x Book Slam


We’ve partnered with Book Slam once again to bring you an intimate evening of live readings in the surroundings of the beautiful Priory Church of the Order of St John, Clerkenwell.

Performances on the night include cult author John Niven (Kill Your Friends), The Maccabees’ front man Orlando Weeks, who will exclusively read from his debut picture book ‘The Gritterman’, Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina, who will read from ‘Riot Days’ her account of her arrest, trial and imprisonment, author David Nicholls (One Day, Starter for Ten), performance poet, author and singer Laura Dockrill and comedian Rob Carter.

This one-off event is not to be missed. To be in with a chance to purchase tickets, simply enter the ballot below. You've got until 12pm on Thursday 7 September – so make sure you get in quick!

Pre Registration Is Closed


Tickets are extremely limited, priced at £15, and winners will be selected at random once the ballot has closed.

Full terms and conditions available on our website.

Age Restr. 18
Tags Gimme Shelter, Book Slam, Literature, London [‑] less