$12 – $50

NYC Voices: A Poetry & Spoken Word Experience + Open Mic

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Parkside Lounge

317 East Houston Street

(between Stanton and Clinton Streets)

New York, NY 10002

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InspiredWordNYC's very popular poetry/spoken word event featuring artists representing New York City boroughs + open mic.

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InspiredWordNYC (http://inspiredwordnyc.com) presents the phenomenon of NYC Voices: A Poetry, Prose, Spoken Word Experience @ the Parkside Lounge in the East Village - an amazing and amazingly diverse event celebrating NYC based literary artists + open mic.

***Only FULLY vaccinated allowed entrance. Please bring proof of vaccination. Masks optional.***

Strict 21+ age limit. Bring valid ID.

$15 ticket = $10 cover + $5 drink (non alcoholic options available) minimum until 30 minutes before the show

***$13 Early Bird Special 2 weeks prior to the event = $8 cover + $5 drink (non alcoholic options available) minimum

***$20 for last second tix and at the door***

Featuring Dynamic Poets, Writers, Spoken Word Artists, Performance Artists representing the 5 NYC boroughs. Hosted by Leah V and Justin Gratta.

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Jan. 6

David Krumholtz (New Jersey now/Queens then)

Rafiana Martinez (Manhattan)

Kaniz (Brooklyn)

Jordan Sanchez (Bronx now/Brooklyn then)

William Pedlow (Brooklyn)

Jess Sweeney (Manhattan now/Staten Island then)

Simon Rodriguez (Manhattan)

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March 3

Darrel Alejandro Holnes (Brooklyn)

More TBA

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Limited Open Mic starts promptly at 7PM. Time limit for each slot is a strict 5 minutes. Poetry and Spoken Word ONLY!

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When: 1st Thursday of every OTHER month

Where: The Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston Street (corner of Attorney), East Village, Manhattan

Why: Because culture & arts, great literary events are vital to New York City

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Doors open at 6:30pm

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Donations are welcome and appreciated. Use the donation option on the event page.

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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. 

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

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Produced by the long-running Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word, which has featured Grammy, Golden Globe, Tony, Obie, and Pulitzer Prize winners, as well as Emmy nominees, American Idol finalists, America's Got Talent finalists, and HBO Def Poetry stars.

Directions

Take the F train to 2nd Avenue, go up the 1st Avenue stairwell and walk east. 

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Parkside Lounge

317 East Houston Street

(between Stanton and Clinton Streets)

New York, NY 10002

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Refund policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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Organizer Mike Geffner

Organizer of NYC Voices: A Poetry & Spoken Word Experience + Open Mic

Mike Geffner is a retired 30-year professional writer who has also hosted hundreds of writing workshops and coached writers one-on-one for decades.

"Mike Geffner is, simply put, one of the finest writers - and teachers of writing - in America." - award-winning national journalist/book author Bill Minutaglio (http://www.billminutaglio.com/)

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