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Join us in the cafe of the Tweed Regional Gallery for great food, and awesome spoken-word in a stunning location! This month we feature visiting Sydney-based writer, producer and poet, Miriam Hechtman.

Plus the mic is open for YOU to share an original spoken-word piece. Bring along 1 item (2-3 minutes long is best) and sign up to the open mic list from 6pm.

If you’re dining with us, please book your table at gallerybybacaro.com

Please note that this is a very popular event and Covid restrictions apply. You’re very welcome to attend without booking, and we’ll do our best to seat you where available.

A $10 donation is suggested to support this event.

About our feature:

Miriam Hechtman is an Australian writer, creative producer and poet. She is the founder and creative director of POETICA, a live poetry and music initiative and is also co-presenter and producer of WORDSMITH – the poetry podcast. She is also editor and founder of The Alphabet of Women to be published by Ginninderra Press 2021. Her column Both Sides Now is published monthly at Plus61JMedia. For several years, Miriam partnered with award winning UK photographer Harry Borden on the book Survivor – A Portrait of the Survivors of the Holocaust (Hachette/Octopus). An avid traveller, currently she is based in Sydney with her husband and two daughters.