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Participants: Ghostboy (David Stavanger)

 Ghostboy (David Stavanger)

Ghostboy (David Stavanger) is one of Australia’s most innovative and enigmatic performance poets. A live hybrid of spoken weird theatre, neo-cabaret and dark comedy, Ghostboy won the Performance Poetry World Cup down under in 2005, and has since featured at many of Australia’s major festivals. In 2011 he undertook a spoken word tour of the USA, and is also one of his nations premier poetry slam hosts. Ghostboy also heads acclaimed art rock punk cabaret band, Ghostboy with Golden Virtues.

Ghostboy’s appearance at StAnza 2013 is supported by the Creative Industries Career Fund of the Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund of Australia.

StAnza 2013 Events:

Thu 07 March | Poetry Café: Ghostboy, with Rob Barratt
Lunch & verse with Ghostboy and Rob Barratt
Aikman's Bar~Bistro, 32 Bell Street

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