Stone Soup Poetry Third Thursday Poetry Jam was a blast as usual—if you can read or write be sure to join us next month, Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. to hear the best of the local literary community share their latest work. Whether you take the mic or just listen, LJ Schooners is the place to be every third Thursday.
Another poetry/prose reading venue is at French Quarter Bar & Grill on Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. Say the Word poetry open mic is open to all. It’s a good place for authors to get live response on their work with a welcoming and accepting audience. Say the Word is a regular event the first Wednesday of every month.
Registration has been extended for a Creative Writing Workshop for grade schoolers. The workshop has availability for 20 students. Students must register before July 20th to ensure there is enough food and in order to allow time for personalization of materials. Please email the completed application to Victoria at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline to register is July 20. Find more information at Summer Creative Writing Workshop.
Another creative venue coming up will be at Cafe Beinville Aug. 7 from 5-8 p.m. when TV Dinner Theater takes the stage. Performers are invited to show off their talents to a panel of judges and possibly win prizes donated by East of Eden. Improvisations, dramatic readings, poetry…Free to compete, $5 donation to watch. Contact email@example.com for more information.