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Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word

NYC MUSIC, POETRY, SPOKEN WORD, COMEDY – New York City Open Mics & Showcases

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/indie performance series (spoken word, poetry, comedy, music, storytelling) in the country, happening every week in NYC.

Please contact us if you’d like to sponsor an event or partner with us, and feel free to support what we do @ our Patreon page https://www.patreon.com/InspiredWordNYC

Our NYC Venues/Regular Shows:

The Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston Street, East Village, Manhattan, NYC – Open Mic & Showcase EVERY MONDAY night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-11pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Buy tickets via http://nycmondayopenmic.eventbrite.com; Open Mic & Showcase EVERY TUESDAY night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-11pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Buy tickets via https://nyctuesdayopenmic.eventbrite.com

Hell Phone (in the back of the Ange Noir Cafe), 247 Varet Street, Bushwick, Brooklyn, NYC. Speak Up Wednesday! Poetry/Spoken Word Open Mic & Showcase EVERY 1st Wednesday night of the month (for poets, spoken word artists, storytellers), 7-11pm. AGE LIMIT: 18+ (under 18 with adult supervision). Buy tickets via https://nycwednightopenmic.eventbrite.com

SPECIAL EVENTS

Triad Theater (Off Broadway)
158 West 72nd St, New York, NYC
No Age Restrictions
Upcoming Shows:

Saturday, Sept. 21, 9pm – Variety Experience LIVE – featuring poets Justin Gratta and Katharine Goerlich aka My Life in Yellow, musician/spoken word artist Dilson Hernandez. Hosted by Inspired Word Resident Poet Leah V. Buy tickets via http://www.triadnyc.com/event/672b382083dd7cb4d27a48833e0b34a1

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NYC Voices: A Poetry, Prose, and Spoken Word Experience
Various Venues in NYC
7pm-11pm
18+ age limit (under 18 with adult supervision)
Buy tickets via https://nycvoices.eventbrite.com

College Voices: A NYC Poetry, Prose, and Spoken Word Experience
Various Venues in NYC
7pm-11pm
18+ age limit (under 18 with adult supervision)
Buy tickets via https://nyccollegevoices.eventbrite.com

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