Bring your poems, verses, spoken word pieces and prose to share at our Teen Open Mic, hosted by Vice Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Samuel Getachew!
Featuring special guest performance by:
RISE Next Gen Voices—RISE is an Oakland-based a cappella group made up of high school-age singers from around the Bay Area and led by Lisa Forkish, renowned a cappella arranger and director. Singers in RISE learn and create challenging contemporary a cappella repertoire with a social conscience.
Open mic sign up begins at 7pm. First seven poets/writers who sign up are guaranteed a spot in the open mic. Open mic begins at 7:30pm. Must be 19 years or younger to sign up.
Music spun by DJ XCAIROCITOSX
Tiny bookmaking activities for all!
FREE pizza for teens!
Date: February 1st, 2019
Location: Chapter 510 & The Dept. of Make Believe, 2301 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, Ca, 94612
We are on Telegraph Ave at the heart of First Friday which makes parking a challenge. Lyft or BART to us!