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Pilipino Workers Center

phone:213-250-4353
venue:pwcsc.org
event:sundayjump.com
host:writesteady.com

Sunday Jump is a community open mic series at Pilipino Workers Center in LA's Historic Filipinotown.

OPEN MIC

Volunteer to Set Up: 3:30 PM

Food: 4:00 PM

DJ Sound Selection: 4:30 PM

Sign-ups: 4:45 PM

Open mic: 5-7 PM

All are welcome to sign up. Priority will be given to first timers for on-call. The mic will be open for every artist that would like to share and build a community with us!

Open mic-ers have 4 minutes MAX. Strongly encouraged to provide copies of text for those hard of hearing and deaf.

GUIDELINES

We have only two community guidelines: (1) Express, not impress and (2) Free speech, not hate speech. As a safe space for all who have ever been marginalized, express free speech and share your story!

VENUE

Pilipino Workers Center in the Pabelonia Sisters Community Room (1st floor): 153 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026.

Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) is a non-profit organization located in Historic Filipinotown, Los Angeles, but serves Filipinos throughout Southern California. PWC focuses on providing programs that help meet the immediate needs of workers and their families while at the same time building their leadership to take collective action for long lasting change. Learn more at http://www.pwcsc.org.

ACCESSIBILITY

Wheelchair accessible. No stairs. Chairs are provided, and people are not expected to stand. Two bathrooms are gender neutral. ASL Interpreters are available upon request with three weeks notice. Open mic-ers are strongly encouraged to provide copies of text for those hard of hearing and deaf. Amplified sound; volume is sporadically loud. Room is air-conditioned; wear layers if temperature sensitive. Use scent-free materials and be aware of fragrance sensitivity.

PARKING

Street parking is free on Glendale Blvd and nearby residential areas. Meters are free on Sundays.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

There is no nearby subway station. One bus stop (14/37) is on Beverly and Belmont. It is a 6 minute walk or 1/4 mile (500 meters) from venue.

DONATIONS

Sunday Ju

Credits

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, May 05
  • Sunday, Jun 02
  • Sunday, Jul 07
  • Sunday, Aug 04
  • Sunday, Sep 01

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

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 Rich Tola
  • Last updated: August 10, 2015

Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, May 13
  • Monday, May 27
  • Monday, Jun 10
  • Monday, Jun 24
  • Monday, Jul 08

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

This listing was last updated over 5 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: February 23, 2014

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Apr 30
  • Tuesday, May 07
  • Tuesday, May 14
  • Tuesday, May 21
  • Tuesday, May 28

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

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

  • Submitted by Soapbox
  • Last updated: September 19, 2017

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Apr 30
  • Tuesday, May 07
  • Tuesday, May 14
  • Tuesday, May 21
  • Tuesday, May 28

Berubians Theater Company

phone:323-850-7827
venue:berubians.com
event:facebook.com/groups/lacomedyscene
host:iampeterprins.com
The LA Comedy Scene & Peter Prins presents Dirty Uncle Tuesdays every tuesday from 11pm to 2am. Comedians, Musicians, Poets, Burlesque Dancers & Drag Queens welcome. Signup list & rolling lotto, 5 to 7 minutes.

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

  • Submitted by Peter Prins
  • Last updated: January 16, 2018

Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Apr 30
  • Tuesday, May 07
  • Tuesday, May 14
  • Tuesday, May 21
  • Tuesday, May 28

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 5 years ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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Credits

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, May 08
  • Wednesday, Jun 12
  • Wednesday, Jul 10
  • Wednesday, Aug 14
  • Wednesday, Sep 11

The Venice Whaler

Open Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Wednesday at 9pm

Hosted by Fred Cichy

10 Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
phone:310-821-8737
venue:venicewhaler.com
The Venice Whaler Open Mic has been called the best hang in the city. Located on Venice Beach, this open mic provides that living room vibe for both performers and audiences alike. Come jam with us.

This listing was last updated 12 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: April 4, 2018

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, May 01
  • Wednesday, May 08
  • Wednesday, May 15
  • Wednesday, May 22
  • Wednesday, May 29

Tree4ort

phone:323-333-0250
venue:tree4ort.com
event:eventbrite.com/e/open-mic-night-at-tree4ort-tickets-54558980379
Come Join us for Open Mic Night at Tree4ort!! Every 3rd Thursday of the Month. Showcase your talent in the center of Hollywood. $20 raffle for Free Studio Time! PA/Mics & Aux Cable provided.

Credits

  • Submitted by Waylon Barnes
  • Last updated: January 21

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, May 16
  • Thursday, Jun 20
  • Thursday, Jul 18
  • Thursday, Aug 15
  • Thursday, Sep 19

Poets Jazz House/ Inside of Irie Vibes

Open Mike (music, poetry)
Every Thursday at 7:30pm

Hosted by AKoldPiece

6563 Normandie Ave.
Los Angeles, CA
Come share this safe space to perform. $5 dollars at the door. Here we don't do a sign up list, we offer the HOT SEAT!! :-)

This listing was last updated 8 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: July 31, 2018

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Apr 25
  • Thursday, May 02
  • Thursday, May 09
  • Thursday, May 16
  • Thursday, May 23

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 over 2 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 Greg
  • Last updated: December 28, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Apr 25
  • Thursday, May 02
  • Thursday, May 09
  • Thursday, May 16
  • Thursday, May 23

Mikkeller DTLA

Mikkeller Open Mic DTLA (music, comedy, poetry)
First Friday of the month at 7pm

Hosted by Beau Dawson and Robert Ruby

330 West Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
phone:213-596-9005
venue:mikkellerbar.com/la

Calling out to all the LA creatives- Join us!!! ● @7pm-10pm ● Open Mic @mikkellerdtla ●hosted by @Blue_eye_soul and @robertrubymusic

There will be a sign up sheet up all week, stop in for a coffee and claim your spot ASAP!

Share a poem, a monologue,comedy set (3-5minutes) or sing and play for (5-10minutes)

We will have an amp, 2 mics, and eventually a key board.

Comedy is welcome as long as it's a clean set. If all you cab joke about are genitals we are not the open Mic for you :P

Keep all performances classy and clean! All music styles welcome

There will be a featured artist at the end of each night at around 9:30pm

Credits

  • Submitted by Beau Dawson
  • Last updated: February 24

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, May 03
  • Friday, Jun 07
  • Friday, Jul 05
  • Friday, Aug 02
  • Friday, Sep 06

Midnight Vape & Hookah Lounge

First Amendment Open Mic Night (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Friday at 8pm

Hosted by DJ Bre

8363 Reseda Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
phone:424-348-9423
venue:midnightvapehookah.com
$5 cover

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 DJ Bre
  • Last updated: July 4, 2018

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Apr 26
  • Friday, May 03
  • Friday, May 10
  • Friday, May 17
  • Friday, May 24

Studio 216

Open Mic Night (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Other Saturday at 8pm
7818 Foothill Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
phone:216-347-9913
venue:officialstudio216.com
Up to 7 minutes for each set. First come, first serve. All performances are welcome. Free admission but we encourage donations and/or patronage. Doors open and sign up at 8pm, show starts at 8:30pm.

This listing was last updated 7 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 Kendale King
  • Last updated: September 15, 2018

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, May 04
  • Saturday, May 18
  • Saturday, Jun 01
  • Saturday, Jun 15
  • Saturday, Jun 29

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