Wednesday, September 8, 2010
Monday, Sep 13
7:00 -- open mic sign-up begins
7:30 -- open mic (5 minutes per reader)
9:00 -- featured reader
Molly Malone's Irish Pub
7652 Madison Street
Forest Park, IL
Hosts Nina Corwin and Al DeGenova invite you to the Molly Malone's Open Mic and Reading Series. Be part of one of the longest running and most highly respected open mics in the Chicago area.
Featuring poet, performer and poetry promoter, Robbie Q. Telfer
Robbie Q. Telfer is a touring performance poet, having been a featured performer/reader in hundreds of venues across North America, Germany and Slovenia. He is the author of the recently released Spiking the Sucker Punch and has had work in the American Book Review, Octopus Magazine, Cream City Review and decomP magazinE, as well as several spoken word anthologies and DVDs. He was an individual finalist at the National Poetry Slam in 2007 and he co-wrote the video games Ninjatown DS and Space Miner: Space Ore Bust. He lives in Chicago where he curates the Encyclopedia Show, a live literary variety show now being staged in 10 cities. He is the Director of Performing Arts for Young Chicago Authors, a not-for-profit that gives creative writing opportunities and mentorship to Chicago teens. His work with YCA has been featured in two documentaries from HBO and Siskel Jacobs Productions. He is the poetry correspondent for TimeOut Chicago.
$5 if you can, $3 if you can't
Poetry/fiction at Molly's is the second Monday of every month.
Molly’s Features, mark your calendars:
October: Renny Golden
November: Nate Pritts and Matt Hart
December: Kristiana Colon
January: Don Share
February: John Paul Davis
March: Robin Behn