Open mic/scène ouverte: Performance poetry. Lire vivant. Poésie sonore. Stand up. Monologue. Stories. Beat poetry. Spoken word. English. Français. Your own original texts. Old texts from Rimbaud to Dr Seuss, Beowulf to Gil Scott-Heron. Chacun a son mot à dire. Make the words come alive…………………….. Acoustic songs also welcome.
Au Chat Noir, 76 rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud 75011. Métro Parmentier/Couronnes. Sign up 8pm to 9.30pm in the bar. Poetics start from 8.30pm underground. Check out the Practical info page for more info. Click on the blue stamp on the right to sign up to the mailing list.
Drop one euro in the hat to support the night, the magazine, this community.
July 6th – REVOLUTION guest poet Alien Architect
July 13th – JAZZ guest poet Rita Malikonyte Mockus
July 20th – NEW YORK, NEW YORK guest poet Adeena Karasick
July 27th – THE HARSH LIGHT OF DAY
Aug 3rd – POSTCARDS guest poet Janine Booth
Aug 10th – BAKSHEESH
Aug 17th – ESCAPE
Aug 24th – HATS
Aug 31st – HEAT
SpokenWord 2: Open Secret every Wednesday
At Bistrot des Artistes, 6 rue des Anglais, 75005, métro Maubert-Mutualité (line 10) or St Michel (line 4.) Hosted by David Sirois, sign up 8.30pm.
The Other Writers’ Group:
All summer. Every Sunday.
Shakespeare & Company,
37 rue de la Bûcherie, 75005.
An excellent feedback workshop for 6 euros. Description Join us afterwards for a drink.
Chat Noir sketch drawn by Allison Iwata. Writer sketch by Helen Cusack O’Keeffe.