It’s la rentrée – both our weekly open mics continue every week on Monday and Wednesday.
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.
Sept 7th – PHOTOGRAPHS guest poet Deborah Bogen
Sept 14th – LOST and FOUND guest poet Yann Rousselot
Sept 21st – BROTHERS & SISTERS
Sept 28th – AT THE MOVIES
Entrez DADA! event Tuesday 8th Sept au Chat Noir (7.30pm-11pm, free.)
An evening of disruptive and provocative poetry, performance and music. The Paris launch of New York-based Maintenant 9 – journal of contemporary dada writing and art.
Party at le Motel postponed – date to be announced soon.
Le Motel double booked us and so we’ve had to postpone the event.
No poetry! Music from Victor and James Jewell… and dancing! SpokenWord is throwing a party.
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:
Every Sunday. 6.30pm-8.30pm
Shakespeare & Company, 37 rue de la Bûcherie, 75005.
An excellent feedback workshop for 6 euros. Description Join us afterwards for a drink.