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Studio Theatre at St Denis Building

event:secondsundaypoetry.com
host:alexmfrankel.com
Every month we invite two poets to feature for about 20 minutes each. There's lots of room for open mic participants as well. We are in the historic Studio Theatre at St Builidng near Universal City.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Alex M. Frankel
  • Last updated: May 23, 2013

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Nov 12
  • Sunday, Dec 10
  • Sunday, Jan 14
  • Sunday, Feb 11
  • Sunday, Mar 11

Studio 5526

Silky Soul Sundys (music, comedy, poetry)
Second-last Sunday of the month at 8pm

Hosted by Dominique Vaughn

5526 W. Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
phone:443-467-6787
Come and express yourself!!!!

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Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Oct 22
  • Sunday, Nov 19
  • Sunday, Dec 24
  • Sunday, Jan 21
  • Sunday, Feb 18

Kapistahan Grill

venue:yelp.com/biz/kapistahan-grill-los-angeles
event:sundayjump.com

Sunday Jump for Monday's Slump!

Sunday Jump is a community open mic series at Kapistahan Grill in Historic Filipinotown, Los Angeles. It was founded by Eddy M. Gana, Jr., Stephanie Sajor, and Janice Sapigao. Once a month, we provide a safe space for artists to express free speech and uplift their communities through the spoken and written word. Our organization's leaders are award-winning poets and community activists who have shared their work across the nation.

Historic Filipinotown is the heart of our cultural community. As Filipino-Americans, we acknowledge the marginalization of our people's history, such as our unrecognized WWII veterans and forgotten agricultural workers of the labor movement. In recognition of this history, we aim to provide a safe space for marginalized voices to express free speech and uplift their communities.

When: Every 1st Sunday of the Month, 5-7pm

Where: Kapistahan Grill, 1925 W. Temple St., Los Angeles, CA 90026

The mic is open for poets, musicians, emcees, and all artists to share and build a community with us!

Open mic-ers have 5 minutes max.

We have two community guidelines: (1) Express, not impress and (2) Free speech, not hate speech. It's not about the snaps and claps. It's about sharing the love of your art. It's not about putting people down. It's about uplifting our communities.

Please support Kapistahan Grill! This is a Filipino-owned local business that serves traditional Philippine cuisine. Available to dine kamayan style (eat with hands). They have lechon kawali (deep fried pork belly), chicken inasal (grilled marinated chicken), shrimp sinigang, halo-halo, and more! Variety of beverages are served, such as buko juice (coconut) and Red Horse. There will be good food and good vibes.

Free parking is available in Luzon Plaza and along Temple St.

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us at openmic@sundayjump.com.

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Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Nov 05
  • Sunday, Dec 03
  • Sunday, Jan 07
  • Sunday, Feb 04
  • Sunday, Mar 04

Rafa's Lounge

event:facebook.com/WINS-269292876748215
host:wyntereddins.com
This is a monthly open mic, and we welcome all. We win prizes and share in each other's arts. Admission is free! This weeks show is September 24th :)

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Upcoming Dates

  • No nights scheduled.

Tribal Café

Monday Mic with Rich Tola (music, comedy, poetry)
Second and fourth Monday of the month at 7:30pm

Hosted by Rich Tola

1651 W. Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA
phone:213-483-4458
venue:tribalcafe.com
host:richtola.com
Sign up at 7p, first-come/first-serve, 5 minutes, free with $4 purchase - Musicians, Poets, Comics - All styles welcome

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  • Submitted by Rich Tola
  • Last updated: August 10, 2015

Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, Oct 23
  • Monday, Nov 13
  • Monday, Nov 27
  • Monday, Dec 11
  • Monday, Dec 25

Tribal Café

Open Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Tuesday at 7pm

Hosted by La Don

1651 W. Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA
phone:213-483-4458
venue:tribalcafe.com

/Sign-up 7:00PM/Starts 7:45PM/First come, first served/6 min./One purchase necessary.

Support the room

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Credits

  • Last updated: February 23, 2014

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Oct 24
  • Tuesday, Oct 31
  • Tuesday, Nov 07
  • Tuesday, Nov 14
  • Tuesday, Nov 21

Maui Sugar Mill Saloon

phone:818-344-0034
venue:tockify.com/sugarmillsaloon
event:facebook.com/soapboxopenmic
host:jasonbrain360.com
Weekly open mic for musicians, singer songwriters, poets, spoken word artists, stand up comedians, dramatists, audience and beyond: Hosted by Jason Brain… Maui Sugar Mill Saloon, 18389 Ventura Blvd, Tarzana CA… 21+… No cover, 2 drink minimum… Tons of free parking… Outdoor patio (smoking)… Sweet whiskey selection

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  • Submitted by Soapbox
  • Last updated: September 19

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Oct 24
  • Tuesday, Oct 31
  • Tuesday, Nov 07
  • Tuesday, Nov 14
  • Tuesday, Nov 21

Five Star Bar

Open Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Third Tuesday of the month at 8pm

Hosted by doc Red

267 South Main Street
Los Angeles, CA
phone:213-625-1037
venue:fivestarbardtla.com
Free Food, Drinks and Fun - Sign up at 8pm

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Credits

  • Last updated: November 2, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Nov 21
  • Tuesday, Dec 19
  • Tuesday, Jan 16
  • Tuesday, Feb 20
  • Tuesday, Mar 20

Tribal Café

Slamming with LANGSTON (music, poetry)
Second Wednesday of the month at 8pm

Hosted by Hassan Jamal

1651 W. Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA
phone:213-483-4458
venue:tribalcafe.com

This listing was last updated over 3 years ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Nov 08
  • Wednesday, Dec 13
  • Wednesday, Jan 10
  • Wednesday, Feb 14
  • Wednesday, Mar 14

The Lexington

Open Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Wednesday at 7pm

Hosted by Tim Mars

129 E. 3rd St.
Los Angeles, CA
phone:213-291-5723
venue:TheLexingtonBar.com

Credits

  • Last updated: September 2

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Oct 25
  • Wednesday, Nov 01
  • Wednesday, Nov 08
  • Wednesday, Nov 15
  • Wednesday, Nov 22

Two Roads Theater

phone:818-415-9568
venue:tworoadstheater.com
event:facebook.com/TwoRoadsOpenMic
Sign-ups open at 7:15, show begins promptly at 8pm. Participation is lottery style: your name will go in a bowl and the host will pull randomly. If the night is full and you're not able to perform, you will be given a voucher for free admission to the next open mic. $5 cash, $6 credit. Refreshments are available in the lobby. A photographer will be at every show, speak with a staff member to have your shots sent to you.

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Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Oct 26
  • Thursday, Nov 02
  • Thursday, Nov 09
  • Thursday, Nov 16
  • Thursday, Nov 23

Harlem Place Café

venue:lostsouls.com
host:facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_128189800587289

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  • Submitted by Jayson Pida, Jessica Wilson, John Lavitt, Vince Trankina, Charles Davis, Sarah Suzor
  • Last updated: March 26, 2013

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Nov 09
  • Thursday, Dec 14
  • Thursday, Jan 11
  • Thursday, Feb 08
  • Thursday, Mar 08

The Simply Funny Room

Open Mike (comedy, poetry)
Every Thursday at 8pm

Hosted by Greg Pittman Jeff Arnold

4641 West Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
phone:323-549-9829
venue:simplydliciousla.com

This listing was last updated 9 months ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Greg
  • Last updated: December 28, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Oct 26
  • Thursday, Nov 02
  • Thursday, Nov 09
  • Thursday, Nov 16
  • Thursday, Nov 23

Wilshire UMC

venue:facebook.com/TMTCOpenMicNight
event:facebook.com/TMTCOpenMicNight

TMTC Open Mic Night is a community of artists, organizers, professionals, and volunteers committed to promote artistic expression in the city of Los Angeles.

- We meet in a church basement.

- We are non-religious and very community-based.

- We are driven to maintain a space where people can connect with art and live performances of all genres.

- We respect our community and promote wholesome entertainment for our neighborhood.

Open Mic

- Sign up at 6:45 pm. Bring your own instrumental CD or mp3 player if needed.

- Parking in church lot around the corner off Wilshire Blvd.

TMTC Open Mic Night is on every 3rd Friday of the month from 7 pm - 10 pm.

Credits

  • Submitted by Sam
  • Last updated: July 20

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Nov 17
  • Friday, Dec 15
  • Friday, Jan 19
  • Friday, Feb 16
  • Friday, Mar 16

Catch 56 Fish & Chips

Hollywood Poets (music, comedy, poetry)
Selected Saturdays at 6:30pm

Hosted by Ideas&TranSe

5615 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
phone:323-424-6300

HOLLYWOOD POETS

5615 Hollywood Blvd,Ca 90028

(323)424-6300

Hosted By: Ideas & TranSe

Every 2nd and 4th Saturday

Sign Up Starts @ 6:30 p.m.

Show start around 7:45 p.m.

Show end around 10:00 p.m.

Come Early To Sign Up

One Love. One heart. Let’s Get Together And Feel Alright

POETRY, COMEDY, MUSIC AND MORE… Open Mic - Free Entry (Donation: $ 2 donation for Hollywood Poets)

Time: 3 to 6 minutes on mic (one piece or two pieces within that time)

"The world as I see it is a reflection of our thoughts"

"Today I Will Open Myself To Another Part Of The World"

Peace

Hollywood Poets

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Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, Oct 21

Tribal Café

PHOENIXes Reborn Open Mic! (music, poetry)
Third and fourth Saturday of the month at 3pm

Hosted by Ke Andre Bell-Washington

1651 W. Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA
phone:213-483-4458
venue:tribalcafe.com

After being the home of several open mics during the week featuring comedy, there will be another open mic to begin later this month. However, this one will be entirely different from the rest.

Tribal Cafe presents to you the "PHOENIXes Reborn Open Mic!"

This Saturday afternoon festivity will be to bring spirituality and community back to our creativity, sharing it with our fellow man and woman with zero shame, and to have fun with it! This open mic is welcomed for all kinds of poets, singers, musicians, artists, dancers, and those who specialize in multi-media.

Hosted by "the first poet of Tribal" Ke Andre Bell-Washington, this brand new event will begin on Saturday November 17th, 3 - 7 P.M.

To sign up for "PHOENIXes Reborn Open Mic!"or if you have any questions, please write on the timeline of Tribal Cafe's Facebook fan page, or email Ke Andre at kbwsupernova@hotmail.com

Let's make this not just special, but also memorable and unprecedented.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Ke Andr
  • Last updated: August 23, 2013

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, Oct 21
  • Saturday, Oct 28
  • Saturday, Nov 18
  • Saturday, Nov 25
  • Saturday, Dec 16

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