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Cast of new play, Ode to Leeds, to perform poetic war of words at Trinity Shopping Centre

On Saturday 3 June at 2.10pm, the talented young cast of West Yorkshire Playhouse’s upcoming production of Ode to Leeds will perform at Trinity Shopping Centre.

Rapper and Guinness World Record holding human beat boxer Testament will also give an exclusive performance at the event, which will celebrate the spoken word movement in West Yorkshire, ahead of Ode to Leeds’ opening night in one week’s time, on Saturday 10 June.

Ode to Leeds is a new play by Leeds writer Zodwa Nyoni, inspired by the true story of the spoken word group Leeds Young Authors, who fought their own way to an international poetry slam competition in New York in 2011, making national news.

Starting at 2.10pm on Saturday 3 June, the cast of Ode to Leeds, will perform poems from the play.

Sat 3 June, 2.10pm
Trinity Shopping Centre, Apple Store

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