South Bank London

TS Eliot Prize Readings

Southbank Centre celebrates this year’s finalists in the world’s most prestigious prize for poetry.

Opening Hours

Starts at 7pm


This event has ended.

14 Jan - 14 Jan 2024

Ticket Information

Tickets £12-£15

Location Info

Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, London, UK

The Royal Festival Hall is once again the venue for one of the biggest poetry events of the year.

Inaugurated in 1993, the TS Eliot Prize is among the world’s most celebrated poetry awards. Past winners include internationally renowned poets with established reputations, as well as newly emerging writers helping to reshape the art form.

Centered around stirring readings of poems from this year’s shortlist of ten outstanding new poetry collections, this year’s event is hosted by the superlative poet and broadcaster Ian McMillan.

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