Everyone Will Have a Birthday showcases a range of Glyn Maxwell’s poems and songs written for theatre and opera. Witty, satirical and occasionally bawdy this collection is all about song, a celebration of song and of the song within poetry. It’s assuring to know, that in such uncertain times, everyone will have a birthday, so tune your pipes, kick up your heels and prepare to indulge in some musical cheer.
And all that’s to come
and all that are gone
are off to the dance with their glad-rags on