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Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word

 

Founded and produced by longtime New York City journalist and former Village Voice columnist Mike Geffner, The Inspired Word is one of the hottest open mic/performance series (spoken word, poetry, comedy, music, storytelling) in the country, happening every week in New York City.

 

Our venues/shows:

The Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston Street, Manhattan, NYC – Open mic EVERY MONDAY night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-11pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Buy tix via http://nycmondayopenmic.eventbrite.com; Open mic EVERY TUESDAY night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-11pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Buy tix via https://nyctuesdayopenmic.eventbrite.com” target=”_blank”>https://nyctuesdayopenmic.eventbrite.com; EVERY 2nd THURSDAY night of the month, We Heart NYC Writers Night + Open Mic (for writers only), 8-11pm. 21+ AGE LIMIT. Buy tix via https://weheartnycwritersopenmic.eventbrite.com; EVERY LAST Thursday night of the month, InspiredWordNYC All-Star Showcase (not an open mic), music, spoken word, poetry, comedy, 21+ age limit. Buy tix via https://inspiredwordnycshowcase.eventbrite.com.

 

Hell Phone (in the back of the Ange Noir Cafe), 247 Varet Street, Bushwick, Brooklyn, NYC. Open mic EVERY Wednesday night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-10pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Buy tix via https://nycwednightopenmic.eventbrite.com; Open mic EVERY 1st Thursday night of the month (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 8-11pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Buy tix via https://bkopenmic.eventbrite.com.

 

Branded Saloon, 603 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NYC. Open mic EVERY 3rd Thursday night of the month (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-11pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Buy tix via https://bkontap.eventbrite.com.

 

For any additional info about our shows, please do NOT call the venue directly, but feel free to call (917) 703-1512.

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