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Address: 236 East 3rd Street
City: New York
State: NY
Date Time Event Description
Jan-16-19 09:00 PM Wednesday Night Poetry Slam Open Hosted by Jive Poetic
A Nuyorican Poets Cafe ProductionWednesday Night Slam Every Wednesday except the first Wednesday of the Month. Hosted by Jive Poetic! Line forms outside a half hour before doors open. Doors open at 9:00pm and admission is $10.
Jan-17-19 07:00 PM PALABRAS. POWER. PUNTO
The Elite Hermanos of the Alpha Lambda and Gamma Lambda Chapters of La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. are pleased to invite you to the third installment of PALABRAS. POWER. PUNTO, an event that brings poetry to life and offers viewers a chance to see spoken word performances from familiar faces and well-known collegiate poets. PALABRAS. POWER. PUNTO will be held on Thursday, January 17th, 2019 at the famous Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City and doors will open at 7 PM. Please arrive on time, enjoy the music that will provide the ambiance, and celebrate a night of expression and culture with a drink from the bar!We invite all to attend, regardless of whether youre a casual supporter of spoken word or a hardcore junkie. One can relate to the messages conveyed by the poets, the showcasing of the impact that poetry has on various cultures, and the topics that will be touched on throughout the evening.The event will also feature a special thanks and a moment to reflect on the memory of H. Piri Thomas, an author and poet who shed light on the struggles of nuestra gente with his book, Down These Mean Streets. Throughout his life, he soulfully delivered an array of awe-inspiring poetry and always ended said poetry with a powerful word - PUNTO.Tickets $8 advance/$10 door
Jan-18-19 10:00 PM Friday Night Poetry Slam
Come check out the Nuyorican's most popular weekly event! Watch professional poets perform and our Wednesday night Slam winners spit! Judges of our Friday Night Slams are 5 randomly chosen members of our audience (in other words, it could be you!). $13 General admission at the door (a line forms outside an hour before admittance, general admittance starts at 10pm).Tired of waiting on line? Buy VIP Tickets online and mingle with da poets!$25 VIP admission (online only). Arrive at the Main Entrance (and not in the line) by 9:30pm SHARP!PLEASE NOTE: Seating is granted as capacity allows. In order to be guaranteed admission, ticket-holding guests must be present at the venue by the time that doors open (9:30pm for VIPs and 10pm for General Admission). Priority is given to guests who have bought tickets in advance; once all ticket-holding guests have been seated, we will accommodate walk-up ticketbuyers as space permits. Guests who arrive after 10PM are admitted on a case-by-case basis, if space permits.
Jan-19-19 07:00 PM Resonance
Furthering Fathering Corporation Presents:Resonance: The Depth and Echo of FatherhoodHosted by Tha RealPerformances by:Hayden GreenRaul K. RiosAkil DasanRainmakerSergio JimenezYoung oldschoolPlus an open mic for poets and singersJanuary 19, 2019The Nuyorican Poets CafeDoors: 7pm$12
Jan-19-19 10:00 PM WORDS: Hip hop & poetry Showcase & Open Mic with WiseGuy and Gaston
WORDS was created by Rocky LaMontagne & Bobbito the Barber to give young up-and-coming poets & emcees the opportunity to showcase their work to an audience of their peers. This showcase and open mic has featured Company Flow, Canibus, Mos Def, M.C. Search, Willie Perdomo, Saul Williams, and Suheir Hammad, among others. The open mic gives new artists a chance to perform in front of an audience. WORDS! is hosted by WiseGuy & Gaston and is held on the third Saturday of every month. $13 at the door, $10 with Student ID.
Jan-21-19 09:00 PM Open Mic Monday
A Nuyorican Poets Cafe ProductionOpen Mic Mondays: Play us a song, show us your stand-up, read us a poem - perform in any genre you want! You get five minutes to show us one piece: Stun us, impress us, and make it count. But only the first 25 people can sign up! So get down, sign up, and show us what you got! $7 online and at the door.A Nuyorican Poets Cafe ProductionOpen Mic Mondays: Play us a song, show us your stand-up, read us a poem - perform in any genre you want! You get five minutes to show us one piece: Stun us, impress us, and make it count. But only the first 25 people can sign up! So get down, sign up, and show us what you got! $7 online and at the door.
Jan-23-19 09:00 PM Wednesday Night Poetry Slam Open Hosted by Jive Poetic
A Nuyorican Poets Cafe ProductionWednesday Night Slam Every Wednesday except the first Wednesday of the Month. Hosted by Jive Poetic! Line forms outside a half hour before doors open. Doors open at 9:00pm and admission is $10.
Jan-25-19 10:00 PM Friday Night Poetry Slam
Come check out the Nuyorican's most popular weekly event! Watch professional poets perform and our Wednesday night Slam winners spit! Judges of our Friday Night Slams are 5 randomly chosen members of our audience (in other words, it could be you!). $13 General admission at the door (a line forms outside an hour before admittance, general admittance starts at 10pm).Tired of waiting on line? Buy VIP Tickets online and mingle with da poets!$25 VIP admission (online only). Arrive at the Main Entrance (and not in the line) by 9:30pm SHARP!PLEASE NOTE: Seating is granted as capacity allows. In order to be guaranteed admission, ticket-holding guests must be present at the venue by the time that doors open (9:30pm for VIPs and 10pm for General Admission). Priority is given to guests who have bought tickets in advance; once all ticket-holding guests have been seated, we will accommodate walk-up ticketbuyers as space permits. Guests who arrive after 10PM are admitted on a case-by-case basis, if space permits.
Jan-26-19 07:00 PM Encore Performance!!! Helena D. Lewis- Call Me Crazy: Diary of a Mad Social Worker
After being assigned more work than she can handle, social worker Lewis has a nervous breakdown, tries to kill her boss, and is committed for psychiatric observation. After being restrained, Lewis recalls her true-life experiences working with prostitutes, drug addicts and prisoners, portraying twenty-five different characters from pimps to menopausal women. Call Me Crazy... a unique look at the highs and lows of working for peanuts while trying to save the world one poem at a time.Doors Open at 6:30pm / Show time at 7pmAdmission: $20 online and at the door
Jan-26-19 10:00 PM Kraal Charles Media presents Verses
... the Open Mic Spoken Word Monologue Skit Music Comedy Showcase! Hosted by the Audaciously winning crazy girl Helena D. Lewis.Every last Saturday of the month! #kraalcharlesmedia #VERSES Open Mic Sign Up at 10pm.Tickets $10 at the door!