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The Detroit Summer Poetry Series

June 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm EDT

$15

Joel Fluent Greene PRESENTS the Detroit Summer Poetry Series. This 4-part poetry series will feature not just poetry, but also Live music, food & drinks, the Detroit-based marketplace, more!

 

SOURCE: The Detroit Summer Poetry Series Facebook Page 

THURSDAY, JUNE 20. 8 pm-11 pm

THE DETROIT SUMMER KICK OFF!
Welcome to the poetry series of the Summer! Let’s kick things off by showcasing some of the BEST in performance poetry. The perfect blend of national and local talent, all on one stage!

Performing:
Tai Allen (NYC)
Phoenix Pharaoh (Detroit)
Mo Grays (Cleveland)
Joel Fluent Greene (Detroit)
&
Bianca Barksdale (Detroit)

The evening will also feature a 10 slot open mic that will run from 8-9 pm.

Soundtrack supplied by DJ Equad.
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THURSDAY, JULY 18. 8 pm-11 pm

THE DETROIT OPEN: All. Open. Mic. Everything.
Poets, Singers, Comedians, Musicians, Dancers, Magicians, whatever. This is YOUR opportunity to shine! Were looking for the hottest talent in the city (and beyond) to come out and show us what you’re made of. This evening will feature a special birthday performance by event host, Joel Fluent Greene.
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THURSDAY, AUGUST 29TH. 8 pm-11 pm

SUMMER LOVE: An Evening of Poetry and Live Music in Celebration of Love, Passion, and Romance.

The title says it all. Stay tuned for the full lineup.
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH. 8 pm-11 pm

THE DETROIT SUMMER POETRY SLAM!!!
We plan on ending this series with the hottest slam of the summer. We’ll have 12 Incredible poets competing for $1000 and additional prizes. This is an invite-only competition reserved for veterans of slam poetry. The competition will be HEAVY. Trust me, you’ll want to be there.

**There is FREE parking available at the venue.**

 

Feature image courtesy of The Corner Ballpark presented by Adient and Joel Fluent Greene Presents.

Details

Date:
June 20
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$15
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/324615654896994/?event_time_id=324615658230327

Venue

The Corner Ballpark Presented by Adient
1680 Michigan Ave.
Detroit, Michigan 48216

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