Conferences and Commissions:
'Tony Walsh added an important creative dimension to the Partnership Convention and crafted people's thoughts, reflections and visions using powerful poetic performance.... Captivating, charismatic, constructive - Tony Walsh is an architect of words." Chris Wyatt, Arts and Festivals Manager, Wigan Culture and Leisure Trust
"Manchester poet Tony Walsh championed the Festival this year....He featured in two festival events, and was very popular with audiences." Evaluation report, Leigh and Wigan Words Together Festival 2007.
In November 2007 Tony performed a 20-minute commissioned poem “Zeroes and Ones” at The British Library, London in front of 400 delegates to great acclaim.
“ Tony Walsh – truly the Gods’ Pollocks of the spoken word!” Jeremy Myerson, The Royal College of Art
“…undoubted highlight…stunned audience…essential reading…” Joanna Bawa, unwired.com review
“….fabulous feedback…brave and ambitious….” Philip Ross of Unwired Ventures who commissioned the piece
" Very, very clever.” John DeLucy, The British Library