Clearly, the spoken word scene has your attention. You are ready to write, recite and be there for poets who stun audiences. In 2010, all manner of venues have entered this arena to provide anything and everything to satisfy poetic cravings. This will be your guide to these events across the board. Expect variety.
Getting on the radio
Listen to the only station dedicated to spoken word.
Contact the station by email:
Upcoming radio sponsored spot:
SWAU – Spoken Word Addicts Unleashed
Sunday, January 10, 2010 at 7:00pm
@ Bar Italia (13 Maryland Plaza) in Central West End
Hosted by BluRayne
Getting on the mic
Poetry @Legacy Cafe
Hosted by Louis “Louie ” McGee
Legacy Cafe and Books
Poetic One 1/15, Stephen Miko 1/22, Dahveed Nelson 1/29
STL Poetry Meetup Group at the Stone Spiral in Maplewood:
St. Louis Poetry SLAM
3rd Wednesdays: January 20, February 17
Watch local poets compete for cash prizes against St. Louis’ best SLAM poets.
8:00 PM. Admission $5.
Contact information: Michael OBrien: 314-776-7370.
The Focal Point Arts Center
2720 Sutton Blvd. Maplewood, MO 63143
Legacy Poetry SLAM
$100 Prize for the Winner
Legacy Cafe and Books at 5249 Delmar
Rhythm And Words Wednesdays
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
8:00pm – 10:00pm
Meshon’s Bar N Grill
410 Tucker Blvd
Saint Louis, MO
Hosted by PoeticBliss
NHUSM: The Movement presents…… RESPECT THE MIC
Sunday, January 17, 2010
7:00pm – 11:00pm
The Map Room
Saint Louis, MO
Hosted by NHUSM
Poet to be featured later this month:
Send your event information to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line Spoken Word to be included in an upcoming listing.