April is National Poetry Month – Celebrate the ART of POETRY! Read. Write. Get out & Recite. Enjoy POETRY!
HOT! WEEKLY/MONTHLY POETRY SHOWS with FEATURED ARTISTS IN NYC:
@ THE SOUTH OF FRANCE
1800 Westchester Ave. (corner of Beach Ave.)
Bronx, New York 10472
TRAVEL: 6 train to St.Lawrence or 6/6X to Parkchester
A popular neighborhood jewel established for 17+ years!
Open Mic’ers, enthusiasts of authentic ethnic dishes, socialites, lovers of spoken word poetry and ART: come out and enjoy the atmosphere, along with the full bar, authentic Puerto Rican Cuisine, and A PREMIERE OPEN MIC with features!
“Great food, friendly atmosphere and wonderful music.”
“Awesome Puerto Rican food.”
@ HALYARDS BAR & GRILL
406 3rd Ave. (corner of 6th St. & 3rd Ave.)
Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York 11215
“Halyards is a comfortable and relaxing bar, event and party space that hosts Live Music, Comedy, Poetry, Karaoke, Community, and Cultural Events.”
The kitchen serves fresh-food daily and carries a large selection of drafts on tap, bottled
beer & wine.
***Check out their Events Calendar for upcoming SPOKEN WORD/POETRY events.
The Poets’ Settlement is a reading series with a mission to connect the arts with the art-lovers. So. Art-lovers, be sure to come out to this FREE Poetry Open Mic Series (every second Thursday of the month) and enjoy great poetry in a lovely, art-filled environment. Be sure to visit the bar – order a refreshing/relaxing drink – have a bite to eat – and enjoy The Poets’ Settlement!
To sign-up for the Poetry Open Mic, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/PoetsSettlement
(Please take a moment to read the sign-up page, as the guidelines for the open mic have changed.)
This “poetry-only” event will occur at Halyards every SECOND Thursday of the month.
There are 15 slots, 3-5 minutes per poet. The 15 open mic readers will be reading in no apparent order. Kindly, come on time, and please, stick around for the featured poet and the second half of the Open Mic.
For questions or concerns about the Open Mic, please contact: [email protected]
For more information on The Poets Settlement @ Halyards Bar, please visit:
Contacts: Ricardo Thomas Manual Hernandez/Terence Degnan/Shafina Ahmed
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Poets Settlement