Brighton Festival 2019Public booking opens: Fri 24 Feb, 9am

Past Festivals

Past Event

Apples and Snakes

In Their Shoes: Poem Trail

Before you judge someone, walk a mile in their shoes...

Follow an interactive spoken word trail that explores concepts of empathy and otherness through personal stories. Apples and Snakes has commissioned five poets to each write about an important journey in their lives.

The five commissioned poets are: Sea Sharp, Helen Seymour, Issa Loyaan Farrah, Connor Byrne and Hong Dam.


Brighton Dome Foyer, Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1UE
Monday - 11am – 2pm
Tuesday – Sunday 11am – 4pm

Jubilee Square Library, Jubilee St, Brighton BN1 1GE
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 11am–5pm
Monday 10am–7pm
Tuesday 10am–7pm
Wednesday 10am–5pm
Thursday 10am–7pm
Friday 10am–5pm

New Writing South, 9 Jew St, Brighton BN1 1UT
Monday - Friday 9am–5pm

Brighthelm Centre, North Road, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1YD
Mondays to Fridays 8.30am to 4.30pm

Waterstones, 71-74 North St, Brighton BN1 1ZA
Saturday 9am–6pm
Sunday 11am–5pm
Monday 9am–7pm
Tuesday 9:30am–7pm
Wednesday - Friday 9am–7pm

Sun 7 - Sun 14 May