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NYC Live Arts Celebration! Music/Comedy/Spoken Word/Poetry

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Parkside Lounge

317 East Houston Street

New York, NY 10002

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InspiredWordNYC http://inspiredwordnyc.com/, the city's leading independent producers of grassroots performance/literary events as well as NYC's hottest open mics, presents an epic LIVE ARTS CELEBRATION of its 8-Year Anniversary - featuring an all-star lineup of 20+ of NYC's best grassroots singers, musicians, poets, comedians, and spoken word artists.

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

Founded by former journalist and Village Voice columnist Mike Geffner, The Inspired Word hosts weekly open mics, 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, Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winners, as well as Emmy nominees, HBO stars, and American Idol and AGT finalists and semi-finalists.

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


Note: This is a ffully curated eature showcase NOT an open mic.

Strict 21+ age limit. Bring valid ID.






When:Friday. April 6, 2018

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, $15=18 online.

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

$15 EARLY BIRD GENERAL ADMISSION SPECIAL if you purchase your ticket at least ONE Month 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.***


Friday, April 6 - Hosted by Comedians Petey DeAbreu and David Rey Martinez.

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

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

Improvisational Poet Joel Gold

Singer/Songwriter Jessica Raja with Brandon Figueroa - https://www.instagram.com/jesseekmusik/

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

Poet Kate Goerlich - https://www.mylifeinyellow.com/

Singer/Songwriter Anj Florendo Trio - https://soundcloud.com/anjflorendo

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

Poet Kevin Becker

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

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

Band Above the Sun - https://www.abovethesunband.com/

Singer/Songwriter Tierney Boisvert - https://www.facebook.com/tierneyboisvertmusic

Poet Leah V - https://www.leahvspeaks.com

Singer/Songwriter/Actor Dillon Greenberg - https://www.dillongreenberg-actor.com/

WordUp Poet & Queen - https://www.instagram.com/omg_itsqueen/ and https://www.instagram.com/wordup.poet/

Singer/Songwriter Olivia Jean Florentino

Comedian Dan Pulzello - https://www.zellocomedy.com/

Hip Hop Artisit Man'W Ill - https://soundcloud.com/mane-ill

Singer/Songwriter Ayanna Williams

Poetry Duo Gabe Cummings & Amel Barrientos

Hip Hop Artist/Poet Gardenia Flowhers


Musical Duo Peaches & Wine - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCT7kwMhii6bVUX-Umqpgwng

Singer/SongwriterJonny Leal

Hip Hop Artist/Poet Figgz - https://www.instagram.com/mat_figgz/

Singer/Songwriter Chris Saunders - http://www.chrissaundersmusic.com/

Singer/Songwriter Emily Elizabeth Lazio - https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/emily-elizabeth-lazio/1185078007


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.**


By subway, take the F train to 2nd Avenue, walk up the 1st Avenue stairwell and walk east on Houston Street until you get to the corner of Houston and Attorney.

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