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february, 2020

thu06feb8:00 pm10:00 pmEvent CancelledWhisper & Shout8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Contemporary Art Center of Peoria, 305 SW Water St Event Organized By: Contemporary Art Center of Peoria Event Type :Literature Cost: $5-8

Time

(Thursday) 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location

Contemporary Art Center of Peoria

305 SW Water St

Event Details

Peoria’s Open Mic for Poetry
8:00-10:00pm
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dmission: $5-members, $8 nonmembers

Experience a diverse open mic with artists from all backgrounds in a positive and inspiring atmosphere. Peoria’s Open Mic for Poetry is held on the 1st Thursday of each month.

It is truly astounding what talented locally based poets that one will hear on any given night. Each night the open mic also features a popular regionally known poet. Poets from as far away as Maryland, Missouri and Florida have graced the stage. Regardless of a poet’s level of experience, everyone is welcome to share his or her work. Join us on the 2nd floor, in the Preston Jackson Gallery.

Audiences experience more than just someone reading from a page. Poets often memorize the piece and perform it as in a stage play. These are often soul-baring performances that might make you weep or laugh out loud. One thing is for certain, this is an entertaining and stimulating event.

Cost

$5-8

Organizer

Contemporary Art Center of Peoriacac@peoriacac.org 305 SW Water St, Peoria, IL 61602

Contemporary Art Center of Peoria305 SW Water St

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