Great Weather for MEDIA:
Showcases both national and international writers — publishing the highest quality poetry and prose — and offers a Poetry Open Mic with Featured readers EVERY SUNDAY at The Parkside Lounge for their reading series, “Great Weather Spoken Word Sundays.” All styles of poetry are welcomed at the Open Mic.
CHECK OUT the UPCOMING Great Weather @ Parkside Lounge (317 East Houston St, Manhattan, New York (btwn Aves B & C – at Attorney St. – LES)
(July 22nd) Featuring: Hassanal Abdullah and Jacqueline Braswell
Hosted by: David Lawton
For more info on the artists, visit: https://www.greatweatherformedia.com/upcoming-events/2018/7/22/spoken-word-sundays-nyc
(July 29th) Featuring: Vincent Quatroche and Chavisa Woods
Hosted by: George Wallace
For more info on the artists, visit: https://www.greatweatherformedia.com/upcoming-events/2018/7/29/spoken-word-sundays-nyc
FYI: Great Weather for Media is sponsoring the New York City Poetry Festival on Governors Island. Their featured readers – Saturday, 2:00 -2:30 pm, on the White Horse Stage – will be Steve Dalachinsky, Sergio G. Satélite, Melissa Christine Goodrum, and Michelle Whittaker.
Find them each day, JULY 28TH & 29TH, 11AM – 6PM @ COLONEL’S ROW, GOVERNORS ISLAND – FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
For more info on the NYC Poetry Festival on Governors Island and to get directions: https://www.greatweatherformedia.com/upcoming-events/2018/7/28/the-new-york-city-poetry-festival
BE SURE TO visit great weather’s calendar for Spoken Word Sundays, book signings, festivals, and for more upcoming events: http://greatweatherformedia.com/calendar/
NYC Poetry Via Performance Art:
Learn more about Live Big Girl – The body positive MOVEMENT that is bringing awareness to saying NO to body shaming; empowering women and men to inspire others to: love your self and what you are no matter your size.
Live Big Girl goes to Governors Island for the 8th Annual Poetry Festival! They, along with poetic friends, will be doing a reading on Sunday, July 29th at 11:30am on the Algonquin stage. This event is FREE but donations are also welcomed.
Check out their website for full details of their upcoming events @ livebiggirl.wixsite.com/livebiggirl. Find them, here, on spokenwordnewyork.com (Search Live Big Girl).
USE THE HASHTAGS #livebiggirl and #jointhemovement WHEN SHARING YOUR STORIES OF HOW YOU ARE LIVING BIG IN LIFE & LOVING IT!
Tuesday Erotic Poetry Open Mic:
Offers “a chill cocktail lounge with a bar-food menu & DJs spinning hip-hop — plus poetry & comedy nights.” Moca’s is the Harlem spot for great drinks, food, entertainment – with a welcoming ambiance every night of the week.
Tuesday Erotic Poetry Open Mic with music, poetry, live art, spoken word, performance art, EVERY TUESDAY NIGHT of the month, 8pm-midnight. 21+. FREE admission. Hosted by Matt McCoy and J. P. Justice.
MOCA Bar & Lounge
2210 Frederick Douglass Blvd.
Harlem, NY 10026 (corner of 119th St.)
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