Whisper & Shout: Open Mic for Poetry

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Whisper & Shout: Open Mic for Poetry
Thursday, December 21, ~ 8:00 - 10:00 pm

When checking in at the door, be prepared to share your table and seat number.

Tickets in Advance Online: $5-members, $8-nonmembers, $3-poets + fees (till 6pm day of event)

If an event is not sold out, tickets will also be sold at the door.
Tickets at the door*: $9-members, $12-nonmembers, $5-poets
(*No money will be taken at the door unless we don’t reach our max capacity)

*Please Note that purchasing a Poet Ticket is a commitment to share your poetry on stage.
´╗┐If you don't plan to read, then don't purchase a poet level ticket.

Water and Pop for $1.00 is offered at the bar.
Attendees may bring their own food and drink or bring in food and drink from the Rhythm Kitchen.

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 and 3rd Thursday of each month. Host: Ryan Lowry, DJ: Yvaine Washington

Featured Poet: Tracy ‘T-Spirit’ Stanton
Tracy ‘T-Spirit’ Stanton is a highly featured International Spoken Word Artist, host, event producer, inspirational speaker, author, certified well-being coach, workshop facilitator and brand strategist. She is also the owner of Addiction to Ambition Coaching and Consulting and the Movement Building & Storytelling Director at The Freedom Community Center. She been featured on local and national platforms such as St. Louis American, Riverfront Times, STLMAG, St. Louis Post Dispatch and on the local St. Louis television station KSDK. She has also been acknowledged in the Washington Post, New York Times, ABC News, Riverfront Times, St. Louis American, KSDK, Now This is News, St. Louis Public Radio, and St. Louis Post-Dispatch for her advocacy, activism, community service and spoken word.

For tickets: Tickets309tix.com/events/whisper-shout-open-mic-for-poetry-12-21-2023

Location: Peoria River Front Association