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Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word

NYC MUSIC, POETRY, SPOKEN WORD, COMEDY – New York City Open Mics, Feature Showcases, Off Broadway Performances & Workshops

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

A journalist for over 30 years, an event producer for over 13 years, as well as a marketing professional and workshop host, Mike is available for private coaching about writing, event producing, marketing & promotions. Please feel free to email him @ Mike.Geffner@gmail.com for more info and rates. 

NYC’s Hottest Open Mics 

The Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston Street, East Village, Manhattan, NYC

Open Mic & Showcase EVERY MONDAY night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-10pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Must be FULLY VACCINATED. Buy tickets via http://nycmondayopenmic.eventbrite.com

Open Mic & Showcase EVERY TUESDAY night (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-10pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Must be FULLY VACCINATED. Buy tickets via https://nyctuesdayopenmic.eventbrite.com

NYC Voices: A Poetry & Spoken Word Experience. Venue: The Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston Street, East Village, Manhattan. 7-10pm. 21+ age limit. Must be FULLY VACCINATED. Buy tickets via https://inspiredwordnycvoices.eventbrite.com

Saturday Afternoon Pop-Up Open Mic (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), July 16, 3-7pm. AGE LIMIT: 21+. Must be FULLY VACCINATED. Buy tickets via https://saturdayafternoonopenmic.eventbrite.com

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SPECIAL EVENTS

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

Saturday Night, Sept. 17, 9:30pm – Featuring the bands Reggaelar People and Sauce City and singer/songwriter WASS. Tickets @ https://www.instantseats.com/?fuseaction=home.event&eventID=C0BA02DD-03A3-85BD-DDE116B5A74612F2

 

Saturday Night, Oct. 15, 9:30pm – NYC Voices Off Broadway: A Poetry & Spoken Word Experience. Featuring Eric Love (Manhattan), Stephanie Eisler Vance (Brooklyn), Jess Sweeney (Staten Island), Marlin Santana (Bronx), Gabby Policano (Manhattan), Cameron Sykes (Queens), and Amanda Cohen (Manhattan). Hosted by by HBO Def Poetry legend Gemineye. Tickets @ https://www.instantseats.com/?fuseaction=home.event&eventID=C0888AE7-A7AD-E7BF-8D79689018F520C4

Saturday Night, Nov. 5, 9:30pm – Featuring singer/songwriters LoLo and Julia Catherine Erdman and spoken word poet Leah V. 

 

 

Saturday Night, Dec. 10, 9:30pm – Featuring TBA

 

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