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Jun
11
Sat
Social Action Poetry Slam @ Marion E. Profitt Training Center
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm
Social Action Poetry Slam @ Marion E. Profitt Training Center | Odessa | Delaware | United States

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Middletown (DE) Alumnae Chapter will host its 2016 Poetry Slam event on Saturday, June 11th at 6:30 pm at the Marion T. Proffitt Training Center in Odessa, DE.   Through literary pieces, which will be shared by local poets, the program will bring attention to community concerns regarding the 2016 election.

Please consider supporting this event. It is free and all ages are welcomed and encouraged to attend. We hope to see you there!  I have attached the flyer for easier distribution.

For additional information and questions, please see the attached flyer or contact us at: info.dstmiddletownde@gmail.com.

Jun
23
Thu
Peace, Love & Poetry: Heart 2 Heart, Soul Opera Edition @ World Cafe LIve
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm
Peace, Love & Poetry: Heart 2 Heart, Soul Opera Edition @ World Cafe LIve | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

“A Soul Opera…telling stories of love & life through songs and poetry!”

Local and regional artist perform dramatic stories of love and life using a unique blend of poetry and songs backed by a live band and DJ. Hosted by SuiteFranchon. Featuring the Best Kept Soul Band.

Jul
4
Mon
The Artist’s Lounge – Open Mic Night at Bar XIII @ Bar XIII (13)
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Artist's Lounge - Open Mic Night at Bar XIII @ Bar XIII (13) | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

July 4th will be kicking off a new weekly Open Mic Night at Bar XIII (13) on Philadelphia Pike in Wilmington called The Artist’s Lounge. Tickets are $5 and the event is from 5pm to 10pm.

Jul
8
Fri
Love is Gangsta – Live performance #LOVEISGANGSTA @ Halftime Sports Bar & Music Venue
Jul 8 @ 8:00 pm
Love is Gangsta - Live performance #LOVEISGANGSTA @ Halftime Sports Bar & Music Venue | Newark | Delaware | United States

“Love is Gangsta” is a live performance to portray the acts of beauty that love cultivates when expressed with vulnerability. Being as humans, when we love with our whole hearts, mind and soul we will go the distance to protect what’s essentially ours. As we bring this story to you through poetry, art and music you to will embrace the love from inside.

RSVP on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/507326696131894/

Can pay at the door as well $10

Oct
29
Sat
1st Annual Monologue Slam @ ArtzScape
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm
Apr
8
Sat
Inspirational Storytelling and Spoken Word Festival @ The Art Studio
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Inspirational Storytelling and Spoken Word Festival @ The Art Studio | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

The Inspirational Storytelling and Spoken Word Festival is a new free event at the Art Studio on April 8. The Inspirational Storytelling and Spoken Word Festival will open with poetry by Delaware’s Poets Laureate, the Twin Poets, whose compassion and commitment for their words is only outdone by their work in the community. The Twin Poets are the first African Americans to hold the post for Delaware and the first twins, siblings and spoken word artist to share the state title of laureate nationally. Inspirational performances include featured Storyteller, musician and vocalist TAHIRA; Richard Raw, wordsmith and community activist will perform with his blend of soul, spoken word, funk and hip-hop; and Griots Wa Umoja, a Performing Cultural Arts Ensemble, will present their mix of storytelling, percussion and dance. In addition, young artists who have participated in a free 6-week workshop with TAHIRA will have the opportunity to perform. Doors open at 10:30, event begins at 11:30 a.m.

This program is supported, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on www.DelawareScene.com

May
20
Sat
The “MOTHERLAND” Presents An Afternoon of Jazz and Spoken Word/Poetry @ Mother African Union Church
May 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The “MOTHERLAND” Presents An Afternoon of Jazz and Spoken Word/Poetry @ Mother African Union Church | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

Mother African Union Church, affectionately known as “The Motherland,” is proud to present an Afternoon of Jazz and Spoken Word/Poetry on Saturday, May 20th from 4 pm to 7 pm.  The event will be held at 812 N. Franklin St, Wilmington, tickets are $10.00 and available at the numbers listed in the contact information. The central theme for the afternoon will be Peace N’ Love …reflecting on loving each other, ourselves, our elders, respecting other cultures, peace at home & in the world…TOLERANCE. So if you’re looking for an enjoyable and entertaining Mother’s Day gift, you can’t go wrong with a ticket to Motherland’s An Afternoon of Jazz and Spoken Word event. The economical ticket price includes a light buffet and the very best in entertainment offering words of Peace N’ Love.

Featured artist will be Tony “Big Cat” Smith and Trio. Born and raised in Wilmington, DE, Smith is an elite Trumpet player and one of Wilmington’s beloved and popular musicians; he is a retired educator and lifelong musician in the Philadelphia / Tri-State area. He remains in constant demand with jazz bands and orchestras, and has performed as a featured artist with many other top notch jazz artists and popular groups such as the Temptations, the Dells, and Four Tops. A member of The Delaware Jazz Alliance, he has performed at the Clifford Brown Jazz Festival, The Rehoboth Jazz Fest, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Cape May Jazz Fest, West Oak Lane Jazz and Arts Fest, and the DSU Passport To Jazz.  In February he electrified the audience at the “Motherland’s “Annual Black History Program, the “African Vibe Night.” Smith also co-authored along with Will Smith, SR. a novel entitled “The Waymor.”

The Featured Spoken Word Artist will be Philadelphia’s Lamont Dixon, aka Napalm Da Bomb. Dixon has been a prominent presence on the music/poetry/arts scene for many years.  As a poet-performer-teaching artist and mentor to young artists, Lamont demonstrates what he describes as “vibepoetics” : an eclectic mixing of multiple artistic genres to provide dramatic language arts education.  Napalm’s poetry has been published in many magazines and anthologies and he appears on various jazz CDs. Dixon served as co-executive producer for the Philadelphia’s segment of HBO’s Russell Simmons DEF Poetry Jam. Additionally, Napalm performs regularly with his band The Jazz Poetics.

The program will feature a birthday tribute to “Malcolm X,” whose birthday is May 19th. The tribute will include a video, music, dance, and poetry and will featuring “Napalm” and local artist.

Aspiring poets are encouraged to sign up (4-5 pm) for open MIC. The central theme for the evening is Peace N Love, all subject matter must be appropriate and no profanity will be allowed.

This event is a fundraising effort in order to support the site for the Ujima After-School program and this summer’s PSFLF CDF Freedom School which plans to house over 100 scholars free of charge.

Jul
16
Sun
MUSIC.POETRY.ART @ ArtzScape
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

MUSIC.POETRY.ART – OPEN MIC FEATURING LAMAR HILL. $10 COVER. FOOD AND DRINK AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. DOORS OPEN AT 6PM. SHOW BEGINS AT 7PM SHARP!

Oct
29
Sun
Music.Poetry.Art – Wings of Worth @ ArtzScape by Lady C Productions, LLC
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music.Poetry.Art - Wings of Worth @ ArtzScape by Lady C Productions, LLC | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

Wings of Worth-The Return brings the Poetic Stage Production Hanging on Threads of Sanity.

Music.Poetry.Art – Wings of Worth @ ArtzScape
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music.Poetry.Art - Wings of Worth @ ArtzScape | Wilmington | Delaware | United States

Wings of Worth-The Return brings the Poetic Stage Production Hanging on Threads of Sanity.