Tongue Fu has been setting the benchmark for London's spoken-word scene for ten years and their anniversary show with Totally Thames aboard the Dixie Queen is no exception.
“Poetry, but not as you know it…amazing”
“The leading spoken word show”
“…one of the most solidly entertaining, energetic and talented performances ”
“Tongue Fu is at the high end of the scene”
Check out their incredible line-up, it's enough to wax lyrical about.
Poet, musician and Tongue Fu ringmaster, your host Chris Redmond has been featured on BBC Radio 1, 2, 4 and XFM.
Former UK Slam champ, Vanessa is eloquently smashing it between Don't Flop rap battles and BBC Radio 4's Women's Hour.
Abandoman's Rob Broderick
Award-winning, comedy Hip-hop freestyle genius, Rob Broderick has just sold out his Edinburgh Fringe run and has been described as "Raucous, expansive and relentlessly hilarious” The Times.
Award winning poet, performer, Inua is also playwright of the National Theatre's recent hit, The Barbershop Chronicals.
Folk Hip-hop troubadour of the highest order - equally at home on tour with Saul Williams or Eliza Carthey.
Bellatrix is world beatbox champion, singer and multi-instrumentalist and someone who is definitely on the rise.
Erin Bolens and Rachel Nwokoro
Two of the brightest next generation of poets, who have had floating residencies as part of the Thames Festival Trust talent development programme, Boat Poets.
> The Tongue Fu Boat Party is on Mon 25 Sep, book now.