Imogen Stirling

Love the Sinner (Open Mic)

The Print Room
In person event
Sat 25 Sep
20:00 UK
Free, ticketed

Imogen Stirling of Siren Theatre Company previews her forthcoming anthology Love The Sinner (Verve Poetry Press, 2022) and hosts an evening of spoken word, music and performance. We invite you to take to the stage or sit back and enjoy the evening’s entertainment with a tipple in hand. This year’s Open Mic takes the theme of The Seven Deadly Sins. You can sign up to share your work when you book your tickets or come along and sign up on the night. 

In partnership with The Stove Network

Licensed bar

Wigtown Book Festival Events

This year's programme is a combination of physical and digital events. Please ensure you book correctly. Digital events will stream through the homepage of with young adult events streaming through the YA page.

Unless otherwise stated, events will last between 45 minutes - 1 hour.

Full Terms and Conditions for attending this year's Festival in person can be found on our website.

Asking questions
On live-streamed events, questions can be put into the live chat box on YouTube or by clicking the 'ask a question' box below the stream on the homepage of the website and they will be forwarded to the speakers.

Buy the books
Browse our online bookshop, which will stock all our speakers’ latest titles.

If you have any queries about any of the Wigtown Festival Company events, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by emailing