Every year Humber Mouth commissions new work, new writing to be debuted during the festival. Lexi, Or Electra Retold is one of those pieces. Performed by Grace Savage singer/songwriter and champion beatboxer, written by Laura Turner and directed by Jake Smith, with original music Grace Savage. Lexi was a work in progress show, presented at The […]
Sara Pascoe comedian and now author, has a novel approach to defeat interviewers, she begins interviewing them. In Hull last night to promote her debut title Animal she is greeted by another packed library – Humber Mouth sure knows how to put on a show – in the chair is MC Dave Windass.
It is a welcome return for Laura Barnett and Katheryn Williams as they jointly promote Laura’s latest novel Greatest Hits. The book by the bestselling author of The Versions of Us, is accompanied by an album of songs, written and performed by award-winning, multi-album selling Katheryn Williams, that inspire and inform the main character’s journey.
Humber Mouth had the pleasure and privilege of hosting Melvyn Bragg, one of the country’s most eminent broadcasters and parliamentarians. Over the past two decades as presenter of BBC Radio 4’s In Our Time, Melvyn has introduced me to the vagaries of astrophysics, the murky world of ancient Greek politics and, as alluded to by […]
Monica Ali arrived in Hull posing the intriguing question Whose Story Is This? Introduced by Steve Dearden, the award-winning author of Brick Lane, addressed the Humber Mouth audience inside Hull Central Library on the second night of the annual literature festival.
Oscar Fingal O’ Flahertie Wills Wilde not a Sunday name but the name used by Judge Sir Alfred Wills to pass sentence. In this case, two years hard labour spent inside Reading Gaol, 1895/97.