It’s Wednesday night! Time to climb over that hump that is mid-week and begin the slide down into the weekend!
Tonight we have some local open mic poetry events for everyone, especially poets, to come out and listen to the poetry works of your local Hampton Roads poets and writers!
Get inspired! Be enlightened! Experience life expressed through the beauty of poetry!
Poetry is alive and pulsing in the city tonight and you have only but to attend one of these events to discover the wonderful world of poetry!
Nathan M. Richardson hosts The Java Poetry open mic poetry reading event at Greenbrier Library on Volvo Parkway in Chesapeake. Tonight is their monthly poetry group meetup so find more details and directions here!
Tony “DOC” Turner invites you to a NEW poetry open mic night! Hosted by National Poet Michelle Harley with a special guest performance by Ghetto Prince, Tony is sponsoring this event:
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
from 6:00pm – 9:00pm
The Voodoo Lounge at La Dolce Vita
223 17th Street (2nd floor)
(between Atlantic & Pacific Ave)
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Map and Directions
For updates and promotions / coupons,
visit the Voodoo Lounge on Facebook!
Event is FREE to attend!
Contact Tony: 757-228-2627
if you have any questions or wish to host or attend!
This open mic is scheduled to occur
every Wednesday night!
Tony “DOC” Turner’s goal is to hopefully establish a haven for poets in the area of spoken word to have a consistent place where people can go and express themselves at the same time every week. Anyone who wishes to host the next event or to participate at any time, give Tony a call! “Slams” are also welcome to give him a call, too!
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First time performing at an open mic event? Need to brush up on tips and techniques for how to read poetry aloud at a poetry reading / open mic event? Visit the recommended articles listed below under “Suggested by the author” for these tips and techniques!
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