Story-Fest: Performing Writers Festival

6 days of live literary mayhem packed with poetry slams, performances, spoken-wordshops and talks

Supported by the City of Sydney

Story-Fest: Performing Writers Festival is an annual celebration of spoken word, poetry, storytelling, lyrics, monologues and stand-up. Join us for an action-packed festival of performances, workshops and talks culminating in the 2019 Australian Poetry Slam – National Final at Sydney Opera House!

See the full Story-Fest program at


Willow Grove
34 Phillip Street, Parramatta NSW 2150

City Recital Hall
2 Angel Pl, Sydney NSW 2000

The Barnet Long Room, Customs House
31 Alfred St, Sydney NSW 2000

Library Meeting Room, Customs House
Level 2, 31 Alfred St, Sydney NSW 2000

Sydney Opera House
Bennelong Point, Sydney NSW 2000

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Word Travels acknowledges that we share our stories on Indigenous land and pay our respects.

Story-Fest is brought to you with support from Create NSW, City of Sydney, Copyright Agency Cultural Fund and the Canadian Consulate.



Tuesday 15 October 2019 from 7pm to 10pm
Wednesday 16 October 2019 from 7pm to 10pm
Thursday 17 October 2019 from 6.30pm to 8pm
Friday 18 October 2019 from 7.30pm to 10pm
Saturday 19 October 2019 from 10am to 10pm
Sunday 20 October 2019 from 11.30am to 10pm


Prices range from: $0-$34

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