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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; 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.

Q4 Hotel, 29-09 Queens Plaza N.
Long Island City, Queens, NYC – Open Mic EVERY WEDNESDAY night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-11pm, 7-11pm. All ages welcome. Buy tix via https://nycwednesdayopenmic.eventbrite.com“>https://nycwednesdayopenmic.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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