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InspiredWordNYC's Live Arts Celebration - Music/Spoken Word/Poetry/Comedy

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Parkside Lounge

317 East Houston Street

New York, NY 10002

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InspiredWordNYC, one of the city's leading independent producers of grassroots performance/literary events, presents an epic LIVE ARTS CELEBRATION on the weekend of its 7-Year Anniversary.

Each night will feature an all-star lineup of 20+ of NYC's best grassroots singers, musicians, poets, comedians, and spoken word artists.

So please join us for this very special occasion @ at one of the coolest performance spots in NYC - The Parkside Lounge in Manhattan's East Village.

Founded by former journalist and Village Voice columnist Mike Geffner, The Inspired Word hosts NYC's hottest open mics, the We Heart NYC Writers Night, the Queens Lit Fest, BK Voices, and the annual breast cancer fundraiser PinkSpeak, among other great performance events. In addition to showcasing on-the-rise artists, InspiredWordNYc has featured Golden Globe, Grammy, Obie, PulitzerPrize and Tony Award winners, as well as Emmy nominees, American Idol and AGT finalists.

"It's not just a series...It's a movement."


Note: This is a feature showcase, NOT an open mic.

Strict 21+ age limit. Bring valid ID.






When: Saturday, April 8, 2017

Where: The Parkside Lounge
317 East Houston Street
Manhattan, East Village, NYC

Time: Doors open @ 6:30pm, show starts @ 7pm

General Admission: $20 at the door each night, $15 online.

Seating is first come, first serve. Exclusive Reserved Seating (online only) - limited availability

$12 EARLY BIRD GENERAL ADMISSION SPECIAL if you purchase your ticket at least two eeks before the event - limited availability

**2 DRINK MINIMUM** Non-Alcoholic starts @ $2

***No transfer or refunds. Make sure to bring your ticket on your phone or printed out.***


Saturday, April 8 - Hosted by Comedian Petey DeAbreu and Poet Megan DiBello

Saturday List of Performers

Storyteller/Poet Phillip Giambri aka The Ancient Mariner - https://www.facebook.com/AncientMarinerTales/

Improvisational Poet Joel Gold

Poet/Actor Diana Arnold

Comedian Petey DeAbreu - https://www.instagram.com/pdeezjokes/

Singer/Songwriter Taylor Tucker - https://www.facebook.com/taylortuckermusic/

Band Bonfire Falls - http://bonfirefalls.com/

inger/Songwriter Samantha Leon - https://www.facebook.com/pg/samanthaleonmusic/

Singer/Songwriter Shako Khiski - https://soundcloud.com/shako-khiski

Poet Megan DiBello - http://www.makeithappenmegan.com/

Acapella Group Vocal Soulstice - https://www.facebook.com/vocalsoulstice/

Acapella Group Mezzo - https://www.facebook.com/mezzonyc/

Musical Duo The Don & The Duke - https://www.facebook.com/TheDonAndTheDuke/

Singer/Songwriter Eric Ranelletti

Singer/Songwriter Samantha Echo - https://soundcloud.com/samantha-echo

Singer Jessica Raja

Singer/Songwriter Paris Ray - https://www.reverbnation.com/parisray

Band Blue Spruce - https://bluespruce.bandcamp.com/

Singer Caitlin Beitel - https://www.caitlinbeitel.com/

Comedian David Rey Martinez - https://www.facebook.com/Fatdocdor/

Hip Hop Artist Crazy J - https://www.reverbnation.com/crazyjoe879

Singer/Songwriter Bobby Blue - http://www.ilovebobbyblue.com/

Spoken Word Poet Kevin Becker

InspiredWordNYC Musician in Residence Clyde Phalanx - https://www.facebook.com/ClydePhalanx/

Singer Ashley Wasser - https://www.instagram.com/ashleywasser/

Musician Mick Aviles

Band Clear Lion Heart - https://www.clearlionheart.com/

Comedian Narinder Singh - https://twitter.com/NarinderSingh

Make sure to bring a printed out version of your ticket/tickets or be prepared to show your ticket/tickets (with confirmation number) on your phone. Also, bring a valid ID, as this is a strict 21+ venue.

Please Note: No TRANSFERS or REFUNDS will be granted, though you are welcome to find REPLACEMENTS for your tickets.

See you at the event! It'll be a blast!

If you can't make it to the show but would like to donate something in the spirit of solidarity, please feel free to use the Support Us donation option for any dollar amount between $1-$49 or the Sponsor Us option of $50 or more (for which we will add a promotional link on this page and shout you out on our other social media channels with a total 50K+ reach). We appreciate anything and everything. **Note: These options do not constitute a ticket purchase.**

This is the 2nd of TWO nights. The 1st night happens on Saturday, April 7 at Hell Phone in Bushwick, Brooklyn.


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