20 October 2023

Pamela DeMenthe

The Doyenne of Erotic Fiction, Pamela DeMenthe, returns to Shangri-La to present her new, exclusive Halloween themed novel: Enter Me! "A non-stop ride of hilarity" Fringe Feed *** "A wonderful character study" Wee Review **** "Brilliantly crafted and intelligent comedy" ***** Quays Life Magazine

Gideon Conn

GideonConn Local artist Gideon Conn foregoes his usual Shabbat dinner to return to his favourite Prestwich cabaret night. Known for effortlessly blending acoustic soul, jazz and hip hop, Gideon has a unique performance style which makes audiences smile and wonder where he's been all their lives. His songs are thought provoking, amusing, and unlike any you've heard before. "The people of Britain may not know it yet, but Gideon Conn is one of their national treasures." – Scroobius Pip

Toria Wooff

ToriaWooff Toria Wooff stands in the crossfires of gothic literature and pained americana. Telling tales of love and malevolence, her delicate spider-finger guitar and haunting vocals shine amongst a storytelling far beyond her years. 'Brilliantly crafted, unique, vintage folk ballads.' https://www.facebook.com/pg/toriawooff/about/?ref=page_internal

Dave Viney

DaveViney David Viney is a multiple poetry slam winner, playwright, workshop facilitator, youth worker and guest at poetry nights and festivals across the UK. He has been Poet Laureate of Kendal Calling Festival, written for and performed on BBC Radio, written and performed two shows at Salford’s Lowry Theatre as part of the Working Verse Collective, and in 2019 was commissioned to write and perform at the opening and closing Ceremonies of the World Taekwondo Championships. He is still not entirely sure why or how that happened. He has two solo poetry books – A Poet Called Dave (2015) and In Orbit Back Soon (2021).