Series 02:02 Series 02:11 Series 01:01
Inspired Words: Poem: for safekeeping by Loisa Fenichell
Artist of the Month: 2018-19 InspiredWordNYC Resident Poet Leah V
Featured Video: Dear Artists, The World Needs Us More Than Ever
Image Gallery

"It's not just a series..."

Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word

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

*****

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 10 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. 

OUR LIVE & IN-PERSON NYC OPEN MICS ARE BACK! Every Monday & Tuesday Night @ The Parkside Lounge

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

*****

VIRTUAL EVENTS

World Open Mic on ZOOM EVERY 1st Wednesday of the Month (for poets, comedians, singers/musicians, storytellers), 7-10pm. Buy tickets via https://firstwednesdayzoomopenmic.eventbrite.com

*****

SPECIAL EVENTS

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

Saturday Night, Oct. 9, 9:30PM – featuring singer/songwriter/guitarist Rob Roth, singer/songwriter Jesse Shore, and WASS. Hosted by poet/spoken word artist Leah V.

Tix @ https://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.event&eventID=F0E27E71-C605-F099-7BE98EBC1E4F488E

Saturday Night, Nov. 6, 9:30PM – featuring singer/songwriter Tess Elena, the band Reggaelar People, and singer/songwriter Julia Catherine. Hosted by poet/spoken word artist Leah V.

Tix @ https://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.event&eventID=5EDF240F-02DA-73D8-3432B69CB1B4FED3

Friday Night, Dec. 3, 9:30PM – NYC Voices: A Poetry & Spoken Word Experience, featuring XEAH, Roxy Azari, Dara Kalima, Zach Katz, and Justin Gratta. Hosted by poet/spoken word artist Leah V.

Tix @ https://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.event&eventID=2B15F9EB-ED4B-7EBA-1BB5288DDB77D168

*****

NYC Voices: A Poetry & Spoken Word Experience. Venue: The Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston Street, East Village, Manhattan. Every 1st Thursday of the Month, 7-10pm. 21+ age limit. Buy tickets via https://newyorkcityvoices.eventbrite.com

*****

Inspired Tweets

Sunday, Oct. 17 1-2:30PM EST on Zoom Early Bird Tix @ https://t.co/ZCuMYgSfH3 All ages, types of performing artists welcome
Thursday, Oct. 7, the phenomenon that is NYC Voices happens once again! 7-10PM @ The Parkside Lounge in the East Vi… https://t.co/RjuU7RdR67
Please support our amazing IW artists TONIGHT on this iconic Off Broadway stage, Triad Theater on West 72nd Street,… https://t.co/HEfaqxNhw5
TONIGHT! The phenomenon that is NYC Voices 7-10PM @ The Parkside Lounge in the East Village Tickets @… https://t.co/qvIx2osz7h
Follow @InspiredWordNYC →

Events Calendar