Readings and Open Mics

The following organizations host and sponsor readings in and around Philadelphia. Click on the links below for more info about who they are and what they do:

Mad Poets Society

Moonstone Poetry

The Dead Bards

Thirty West Publishing House

The Newark Arts Alliance

The Erotic Literary Salon

Empty Set Press

 

Here are some upcoming poetry events:

 


Tuesday March 13th – Livin’ On Luck 2018 Season Kickoff – Lamont Steptoe, Sean Lynch, and Cole Bryson, Open Mic to follow hosted by Brooke Palma

Barnaby’s, 15 S. High St. West Chester PA 19382, sponsored by Mad Poets’ Society.


Wednesday March 14th 7:00 PM – Autumn Konopka and Lorraine Henrise Lins, Open Mic to follow hosted by Dave Worrell

Fergies 1214 Sansom St. Philadelphia PA 19107, Sponsored by Moonstone Poetry


Friday March 16th, 6:30-9:00 – Thirty West #15, featuring Ben DeVos, Kailey Tedesco, Open Mic hosted by Josh Dale

Big Blue Marble Bookstore 551 Carpenter Lane Philadelphia PA 19119, Sponsored by Thirty West Publishing


Sunday March 18th, 6:00-7:30 –  Moveable Beats, featuring Eileen D’Angelo and Nina Israel Zucker, Open Mic to follow hosted by Jim Mancinelli

Good Karma Cafe 928 Pine St. Philadelphia PA


Wednesday March 21st, 7:00 PM – Jacob, Willard, and Goby, Paul Seigall, and Anne-Adele Wight, Open Mic to follow hosted by Suzan Jivan

Fergies 1214 Sansom St. Philadelphia PA 19107, Sponsored by Moonstone Poetry


Thursday March 22nd 8:00 PM – Chris Kaiser and Cole Bryson, Open Mic to follow hosted by James Feichthaler

Venice Island Performing Arts Center, 7 Lock Street Philadelphia, PA 19127


Thursday March 22nd, 7:00 PM – Oxford Coma: Last Writes, featuring Kassidi Jones, Kevin Travers, Josh Bohnsack, Heather Dooley, Warren Longmire, Savannah Cooper-Ramsey, and Terrence Walsh, hosted by Angelo Colavita

The Wooden Shoe Books and Records, 704 South Street Philadelphia PA 19147


Saturday March 24th, 3:30-6:00 – Thirty West #16, featuring Anissa Fritz, Scott Laudati,T.J. McGowen, and Joanna Valente, Open Mic hosted by Josh Dale

Beanrunner Cafe 201 S. Division St. Peekskill NY 10566, Sponsored by Thirty West Publishing


Wednesday March 28th, 7:00 – Xander Fraum, Maryann Helferty, John Oliver Mason, and Joe Roarty, Open Mic to follow hosted by Jennifer Hook and Alina Macneal


Wednesday April 4th, 7:00 – Raquel Silas Rivera, interview and reading, Open Mic to follow hosted by Sean Lynch

Fergies 1214 Sansom St. Philadelphia PA 19107, Sponsored by Moonstone Poetry


Saturday April 28th, 2:00 PM – Open Mic at Nick Virgilio Writer’s House

At the corner of Broadway and Ferry Avenues, Camden NJ