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Rocky Sullivan's

phone:718-246-8050
venue:libertyheightstaproom.com
event:hungrysundays.blogspot.com
host:hungrysundays.blogspot.com
Hungry Sundays the 1st Sunday of every month… But the next show is january 31st.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Tru born
  • Last updated: January 18, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Dec 02
  • Sunday, Jan 06
  • Sunday, Feb 03
  • Sunday, Mar 03
  • Sunday, Apr 07

The Buren

Open Mike Under The J (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Sunday at 7pm

Hosted by David Gagne

1223 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY
phone:718-684-3023
venue:theburen.com
host:dgagne.com
Show us what you can do and enjoy an eclectic mix of Brooklyn talent from one of New York’s thriving artist community. Performance of all types is welcomed! Sign up begins at 7. Show starts at 8.

Credits

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Nov 18
  • Sunday, Nov 25
  • Sunday, Dec 02
  • Sunday, Dec 09
  • Sunday, Dec 16

Essence bar and Restaurant

phone:718-346-5703
venue:essencebar.com
host:livejim.com
Live Show followed by an openMike. Singers and musicians are welcome to perform old and new R&B soul music. Please get there by 9:30 PM to sign up. For further information call (1718) 346.5703

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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Credits

  • Submitted by Jimmy Hill
  • Last updated: November 22, 2014

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Nov 18
  • Sunday, Nov 25
  • Sunday, Dec 02
  • Sunday, Dec 09
  • Sunday, Dec 16

The Carrie Able Gallery

Living Arts Night (music, poetry)
Every Sunday at 6pm
409 Keap Street
Brooklyn, NY
venue:carrieable.com

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Credits

  • Last updated: September 18, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Nov 18
  • Sunday, Nov 25
  • Sunday, Dec 02
  • Sunday, Dec 09
  • Sunday, Dec 16

J'eat Jet?

J'eats Mic Night (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Sunday at 9pm
685 5th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
phone:347-227-7410

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Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Nov 18
  • Sunday, Nov 25
  • Sunday, Dec 02
  • Sunday, Dec 09
  • Sunday, Dec 16

House of Kava

phone:347-687-6801
venue:houseofkava.com
event:facebook.com/events/1921752441399557
host:soundcloud.com/mcstove

MC Stove (Steve Jozef) joins House Of Kava on Monday Night for an incredible open mic night!

Please Sign Up online at http://www.houseofkava.com/signup

8:30PM- Last Minute Sign Ups

9:00PM - Performances Begin

All types of performers are welcomed and encouraged!!!

SURPRISE US WITH YOUR TALENTED SELVES (Any Type Of Music, Poetry, Spoken Word, Performance Art, Dance, Comedy, ETC.)

Amps & Microphones are provided. House acoustic guitar available for those who need it. Bluetooth/aux available as well.

THIS IS AN ALL AGES EVENT. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

BYOB (small $10 corkage fee & ID)

Kava Drinks, Kratom Drinks & Snacks.

EVERY MONDAY FOR ETERNITY FOR FREE!

One Drink Suggested Minimum but not required. We will never turn anyone away, but we do want to help the lovely bartendars have fun and make some monaaay. :)

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Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, Nov 19
  • Monday, Nov 26
  • Monday, Dec 03
  • Monday, Dec 10
  • Monday, Dec 17

Essence bar and Restaurant

Touch The Mic Monday's (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Monday at 7:30pm

Hosted by Damon Rozier

1662 Atlantic Ave.
Brooklyn, NY
phone:718-346-5703
venue:essencebar.com
This is a weekly open mic that offer an audience. There's a live DJ with mixing board to plugin instruments, and phone accompaniment. It offers a warm friendly environment. Beginners and seasoned artists are welcome and appreciated. Come through.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Damon Rozier
  • Last updated: May 10, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, Nov 19
  • Monday, Nov 26
  • Monday, Dec 03
  • Monday, Dec 10
  • Monday, Dec 17

Bijan's Brooklyn

phone:718-855-5574
venue:facebook.com/bijansbrooklyn
event:facebook.com/shariefh1
host:ShariefinBurgundy.com

This is 1 of Brooklyn's longest running open mics (12yrs) hosted by 1 of Brooklyn top musician/singer-songwriters Sharief Hobley.

Sharief has recorded and toured world-wide with some of the top names in the business ie; John Legend, Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Rufus Wainwright, Mark Anthony Thompson of Chocolate Genius, and many many more. Come out & experience stellar performances by some of Brooklyn's Best independent, underground and emerging artists. For Free.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Bubby Smith
  • Last updated: November 26, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Nov 20
  • Tuesday, Nov 27
  • Tuesday, Dec 04
  • Tuesday, Dec 11
  • Tuesday, Dec 18

Little Skips

Tuesday Night Open Mic at Little Skips: Hosted by Joe Crow Ryan (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Tuesday at 8pm

Hosted by Joe Crow Ryan

941 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY
phone:718-484-0980
venue:littleskips.nyc

Joe Crow Ryan's Famous Tuesday Night Open Mic will be making it's triumphant return at Little Skips! (formerly at goodbye blue monday)

Every Tuesday!

8pm - Sign Up

8:15 - Performances

All Ages

All Performers Welcomed and Encouraged (Music, Spoken Word, Poetry, Performance Art, All Genres, Dance, Comedy, anything goes.)

This is a "dojo of shamelessness" if you will.

Keyboard, Amps, & Microphones Provided.

Beer, Wine, Sake (w/ ID)

Coffee, & Snacks.

This listing was last updated 6 months ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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Credits

  • Last updated: May 14

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Nov 20
  • Tuesday, Nov 27
  • Tuesday, Dec 04
  • Tuesday, Dec 11
  • Tuesday, Dec 18

The Jalopy Theatre

JALOPY'S WEEKLY OPEN MIC (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Tuesday at 9pm

Hosted by Ernie Vega

315 Colombia St.
Brooklyn, NY
venue:jalopy.biz
Sign up at Jalopy by 8:50pm Tuesday evenings! Performance order is drawn at 9pm and the show begins promptly thereafter! All styles welcome. Try out a new tune, instrument, and feel what it's like on the other side of that red curtain.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Karen Duffy
  • Last updated: December 20, 2017

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Nov 20
  • Tuesday, Nov 27
  • Tuesday, Dec 04
  • Tuesday, Dec 11
  • Tuesday, Dec 18

Brooklyn Center for the Arts

phone:718-398-2787
venue:facebook.com/brooklyncenterforthearts
event:eventbrite.com/e/bca-wednesdays-show-and-tell-tickets-41501436915

FIRST 20 FREE ENTRY TO A RAFFLE!

Doors open at 7pm

Open Mic starts at 7:30pm

$5 Entry

NEED SOMETHING TO GET YOU OVER HUMPDAY, BUT NOT MAKE YOU TO OVERSLEEP IN THE MORNING?

Breakout of the mundane at Brooklyn's newest open mic & stage for artists

Spoken word, open mic, live music and food!

2.21.18 The theme of the night is Black Excellence! Featuring Drexton Clemons and The Trumpet Kid Zachary Durham!

We promote a clean and artistic environment.

SUPPORT ARTS EDUCATION & ENJOY YOURSELF AT BCA WEDNESDAYS!

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 Brooklyn Center for the Arts
  • Last updated: February 13

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Nov 21
  • Wednesday, Nov 28
  • Wednesday, Dec 05
  • Wednesday, Dec 12
  • Wednesday, Dec 19

Precious Metal

Maaan, You Gotta Hear This! (comedy, poetry)
Third Wednesday of the month at 7pm

Hosted by Marc Abbott

143 Troutman Street
Brooklyn, NY
Open mic for storytellers of all kinds. There's no theme except the stories must be true and unique. Comedy, tragedy, and heartfelt touching stories are all welcome. Sign up when you arrive and you'll have a maximum of 8 minutes to tell your story. No cover, no drunk minimum.

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Upcoming Dates

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

Branded Saloon

phone:718-484-8704
venue:brandedsaloon.com
event:brandedsaloon.com/p/calendar.html
1st Wednesday Open Mic w/ Laura 2nd Wednesday Sandwich Open Mic 3rd Wednesday Sandwich Open Mic 4th Wednesday Open Mic w/ Greg Holt (the fiddler) 5 Wednesdays in a month? OPEN MIC! Come play! Sign up at 7:30!

Credits

  • Submitted by Branded Saloon
  • Last updated: September 30

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Nov 21
  • Wednesday, Nov 28
  • Wednesday, Dec 05
  • Wednesday, Dec 12
  • Wednesday, Dec 19

CorletteNY

phone:718-596-4860
venue:corletteny.com
event:facebook.com/LimelightNY
host:twitter.com/Barry_Barz

Limelight At CorletteNY is held in the heart of Bed Stuy, convenient to the G train at Bedford-Nostrand! CorletteNY, a Caribbean taqueria that specializes in island-inspired tacos as wells as classic island dishes! Allow us to be your mid-week getaway with the sounds of Neo Soul, a complimentary cocktail and good eats.

There is an Open Mic portion from 7-7:30 where we have 4 slots each week!

We then have an Open Discussion Topic, where the audience has a chance to chime in on everything from local topics to entertainment news!

We have a guest feature every week to provide live entertainment. Flyer and details can be found on our social media

#LimelightAtCorletteNY is held every Wednesday from 6-9 and is hosted by Barry Barz (@barry_barz) & Tan Carter (@tancarter) with DJ Def Soul (defsoulnj).

Cover includes a complimentary cocktail!

#LimelightAtCorletteNY "Neo Soul and Spoken Word the way it should be"

LIMELIGHT At CorletteNY

Every Wednesday

Doors Open at 6PM

$5 Admission

CorletteNY

193 A Nostrand Ave.

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Credits

  • Submitted by Barry Barz
  • Last updated: June 17, 2014

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Nov 21
  • Wednesday, Nov 28
  • Wednesday, Dec 05
  • Wednesday, Dec 12
  • Wednesday, Dec 19

The Green Pavilion Poetry Event

Open Mike (music, poetry)
Last Wednesday of the month at 7pm

Hosted by Evie Ivy, Sol Rubin

4307 18th Ave
Brooklyn, NY

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Credits

  • Submitted by Evie Ivy
  • Last updated: August 23, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Nov 28
  • Wednesday, Dec 26
  • Wednesday, Jan 30
  • Wednesday, Feb 27
  • Wednesday, Mar 27

Hell Phone

event:nycwednightopenmic.eventbrite.com
host:inspiredwordnyc.com

InspiredWordNYC's Wednesday Night Open Mic + Showcase @ Hell Phone in Bushwick, Brooklyn - a French restaurant/bar that has the feel of being a secret, oldtime speakeasy.

Music. Poetry. Spoken Word. Comedy.

Age limit: 18+. (under 18 with parental supervision).

No bands or loud music of ANY KIND. No amps. No bass. Keep it soft.

When: EVERY FIRST & THIRD Wednesday Night

Where: Hell Phone (go through Ange Noir Cafe to the back Hell Phone booth)

http://www.hellphonebrooklyn.com/

247 Varet Street

Bushwick, Brooklyn

Doors open @ 7pm

Each slot is a strict 7 minutes for anything spoken, 8 minutes for anything musical.

$10 per person if paying at the door. Or you can secure slots online @ http://nycwednightopenmic.eventbrite.com.

***$5 FOOD OR DRINK MINIMUM INSIDE VENUE PER PERSON***

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Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Nov 21
  • Wednesday, Dec 05
  • Wednesday, Dec 19
  • Wednesday, Jan 02
  • Wednesday, Jan 16

The Brooklyn Firefly

phone:718-833-5000
venue:thebrooklynfirefly.com
No signup required. Just show up and perform!

This listing was last updated over 1 year ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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Credits

  • Last updated: September 14, 2017

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Nov 21
  • Wednesday, Nov 28
  • Wednesday, Dec 05
  • Wednesday, Dec 12
  • Wednesday, Dec 19

Two Boots Williamsburg

Two Boots Thursday Night Open Mic! (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Thursday at 8pm

Hosted by Matteo Scher and Gabrielle Marlena

558 Driggs Ave
Brooklyn, NY
venue:facebook.com/twobootswilliamsburg/

FREE BEER- 8-8:30pm

POETS, COMICS, MUSICIANS, SINGERS- ALL WELCOME!

BEER, WINE & PIZZA (Vegan pizza too!)!

HOSTED BY Raye Zaragoza & Christopher Watson

558 DRIGGS AVE - L TRAIN TO BEDFORD AVENUE

SIGN UP AT 8PM SHARP

**HOUSE GUITAR AVAILABLE**

**NO HOUSE PIANO OR KEYBOARD**

**NO TRACKS**

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Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Nov 15
  • Thursday, Nov 22
  • Thursday, Nov 29
  • Thursday, Dec 06
  • Thursday, Dec 13

Radiant Shade Free Open Mic

Radiant Shade Open Mic (music, comedy, poetry)
First Thursday of the month at 8pm

Hosted by R.Q.Tek

760 Sackman St
Brooklyn, NY
venue:facebook.com/RadiantShadeOpenMic
host:facebook.com/Rqtek
Family friendly, all Positive Open Mic. NO profanity or erotic content. AMAZING BAND, GREAT VIBE and FREE.

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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Credits

  • Last updated: January 5, 2015

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Dec 06
  • Thursday, Jan 03
  • Thursday, Feb 07
  • Thursday, Mar 07
  • Thursday, Apr 04

Stratosphere Studios

Blue Nile Jam Session (music, comedy, poetry)
First Thursday of the month at 7pm

Hosted by Paris Alexandra & Kelsey Pyro

227 Utica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
venue:thestratosphere.com
event:facebook.com/bluenilebk

The Blue Nile Jam Session is Brooklyn's newest monthly open mic and live music jam session that happens ever FIRST THURSDAY! The first 4 months have been standing room only and we will be back again on June 1st!

The Blue Nile Jam Session is dedicated to providing a nurturing space for all artists from all backgrounds, genres, and identities to come and express themselves. We are rooted in the beautiful Crown Heights Community and are hosted by the venue Stratosphere Studios (A BLACK OWNED BUSINESS WHAT WHAAAAAT!).

VOCALISTS get on the open mic list at 7pm! MUSICIANS sit in with the band! DANCERS we will clear space on the hardwood floors for you! VISUAL ARTISTS there is wall space (hit us with a message in advance to work out details).

We have an amazing space, an amazing house band, an amazing DJ, amazing feature artists, and amazing hosts however… we are nothing without YOU!

ANNOUNCING STUDIO TIME RAFFLE!!!!

We also are proud to announce that we have a new sponsor, Funkadelic Studios, who is giving away studio time and other prizes at every Blue Nile event.

How do you get to win studio time at Funkadelic? Just share the Blue Nile Jam Session flyer on your social media of choice, use the hashtaf #bluenilebk, list the date and time of the event (June 1st from 7-11), then show up to the event! You're name will be entered into a raffle and we will draw the winners at the end of the night!

FLOW OF THE NIGHT:

COVER: $5 before 8pm / $7 after 8pm

DOORS OPEN - 7pm (Get there early for sign up!)

OPEN MIC LIST OPENS - 7pm (Get there early for 5 minute solo on the mic because it is first come first serve and our events have been STANDING ROOM ONLY!)

OPEN MIC- 7:30-8:30

FEATURE TBA- 8:30

OPEN MIC- 8:50-9:30

FEATURE TBA - 9:30pm

OPEN JAM SESSION - 10:00pm-11:00pm (Improvisational - musicians can sit in with the band and vocalists may share the mic.)

TILL THEN FOLLOW US ON IG @bluenile_BK !!!!

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Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Dec 06
  • Thursday, Jan 03
  • Thursday, Feb 07
  • Thursday, Mar 07
  • Thursday, Apr 04

Greenhouse Café

Original Talent and EvOpen Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Thursday at 10pm

Hosted by Max Christopher & Harry James

7717 3rd Ave
Brooklyn, NY
venue:greenhousecafe.com
event:facebook.com/greenhousethursdays

Green House Cafe the legendary Brooklyn Landmark is hosting an all Original music Thursday's evening showcase , So bring your talent and instrument and show us what you have ,,,Good friendly atmosphere and a nice opportunity to get your original material noticed !

keyboard and sound systems are supplied ,, Towards the end of the evening it turns into an open-mike format where anything is welcome ! Any material , Covers , Stand up or any talent you can share with us ,,,(please no demonic music or heavy rap)

Located at 7717 3rd Ave. in the heart of Bayridge Brooklyn , show starts at 8:00 PM every thurs evening , see you there !

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Credits

  • Last updated: June 10, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Nov 15
  • Thursday, Nov 22
  • Thursday, Nov 29
  • Thursday, Dec 06
  • Thursday, Dec 13

Credits

  • Last updated: October 12

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Nov 15
  • Thursday, Nov 22
  • Thursday, Nov 29
  • Thursday, Dec 06
  • Thursday, Dec 13

Word Up Café

Write Right Open Mic (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Thursday at 7pm

Hosted by Quindell Evens (Blue Poettree)

652 Pennsylvania Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
phone:718-272-4070
venue:facebook.com/Word-Up-Cafe-148499431968057

Sign up evening of on the premises

- Quindell Evens Thursday

Flow N Tell -City The King Fridays

Poetic Soul Thursday & Friday

Credits

  • Submitted by KK
  • Last updated: October 18

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Nov 15
  • Thursday, Nov 22
  • Thursday, Nov 29
  • Thursday, Dec 06
  • Thursday, Dec 13

Word Up Café

Flow N Tell (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Friday at 7pm

Hosted by City The King

652 Pennsylvania Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
phone:718-272-4070
venue:facebook.com/Word-Up-Cafe-148499431968057

Sign up evening of on the premises

Write Right Open mic- Quindell Evens Thursday

-City The King Fridays

Poetic Soul Thursday & Friday

Credits

  • Submitted by KK
  • Last updated: October 18

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Nov 16
  • Friday, Nov 23
  • Friday, Nov 30
  • Friday, Dec 07
  • Friday, Dec 14

Ingersoll Community Center

Open Mike (music, poetry)
Last Friday of the month at 8pm

Hosted by Samantha Johnson

177 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
Open Mic in Fort Greene. Sign up open format for teens and adults. 2 piece minimum singers and poets welcomed. Email Samantha at wright.johnson7@gmail.com place in email : name, bio and name of pieces.

This listing was last updated over 4 years 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 samantha
  • Last updated: July 21, 2014

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Nov 30
  • Friday, Dec 28
  • Friday, Jan 25
  • Friday, Feb 22
  • Friday, Mar 29

Park Plaza Restaurant

venue:brownstonepoets.blogspot.com
event:facebook.com/events/111447756463583
host:brownstonepoets.blogspot.com/2018/11/sensations-magazine-poets-at-park-plaza.html

Sensations Magazine Reading

Eight Sensations Magazine poets will feature for Brownstone Poets on Saturday, November 17 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights, and there's an open mic as well. Come enjoy an afternoon of poetry and delicious food at this cozy family-owned restaurant.

Sensations Magazine poets to read:

REV. ALYTA ADAMS, PATRICIA CARRAGON,

DAVIDSON GARRETT, STEVE KOENIG,

ANNMARIE LOCKHART, DAVID MESSINEO,

JOHN J. TRAUSE, and JACQUELINE de WEEVER

Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201

718 - 596 - 5900

FACEBOOK EVENT:

https://www.facebook.com/events/111447756463583/

Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

4 or to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA's "The Weekender" for all transit updates.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html

$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink - Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

Bios

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REV. ALYTA ADAMS is an interfaith minister, collage artist, and poet. Her published collections include A Combination Plate, Poems from a Previous Self, More Poets from a Previous Self, and 52 Messages from my creative channel.

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PATRICIA CARRAGON hosts the Brooklyn-based Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. Her latest books are The Cupcake Chronicles (Poets Wear Prada, 2017) and Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017).

DAVIDSON GARRETT is a NYC poet/taxi driver and author of the poetry books King Lear of the Taxi, To tell the TRUTH I wanted to be Kitty Carlisle, and Southern Low Protestant Departure: A Funeral Poem.

STEVE KOENIG is a Brooklyn poet and teacher, and author of the poetry book Among the Powder.

ANNMARIE LOCKHART is the founding editor of vox poetica, an online literary salon dedicated to bringing poetry into the everyday. She is also the F

Credits

  • Submitted by Patricia Carragon
  • Last updated: November 6

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, Nov 17

Park Plaza Restaurant

venue:brownstonepoets.blogspot.com
event:facebook.com/events/2086162384978800
host:brownstonepoets.blogspot.com/2018/07/jennifer-juneau-ellen-pober-rittberg.html

Poetry Grows in Brooklyn Heights 2018

Brownstone Poets Still Inspiring Brooklyn Since 2005

We're Celebrating our 13th Year!

Brownstone Poets presents

Saturday, August 25 at 2:30 p.m.

Jennifer Juneau

Ellen Pober Rittberg

Marguerite Maria Rivas

@ Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St.and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201

718 - 596 - 5900

Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

4 or to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA's "The Weekender" for all transit updates.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html

$5 Donation – plus Food/Drink - Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

FACEBOOK EVENT:

BIOS:

Jennifer Juneau is the author of the poetry collection More Than Moon (due out next month by Is A Rose Press) and the novel ÜberChef USA (due out October by Spork Press.) Her work has been nominated for two Pushcart Prizes, the Million Writers award, and a Sundress Best of the Net and has appeared in the Café Review, Cimarron Review, Cincinnati Review, Columbia Journal, Evergreen Review, GWFM Anthology, Live Mag! Pank, Seattle Review, Sensitive Skin Magazine, Verse Daily, and elsewhere. She lives in Brooklyn where she is hard at work on her second novel and poetry collection.

Ellen Pober Rittberg’s poetry and fiction have been published in online journals including Brooklyn Quarterly, Long Island Quarterly, Santa Fe Writers Project, and several anthologies including Persian Sugar in English Tea vol. 1 and Songs of Seasoned Women. Her book of poetry, Consider the Constellations, was published in 2009. The winner of several journalism awards, she also wrote several plays, which were performed off off Broadway and at festivals. By day, she is an attorney.

Marguerite Maria Rivas is a poet and essayist whose work has been published in numerous journals and anthologies including The America’s Review, Waterways,

Credits

  • Submitted by Patricia Carragon
  • Last updated: August 2

Upcoming Dates

  • No nights scheduled.

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