Tuesday, September 27, 2016

October Events at Coffee Underground!

October 2nd, 2016 "Say What" featuring Adam Beane(Atlanta, GA) The night will also feature poetry games, fun, and a full night of open mic slots for local poets on a first come, first serve basis. All poetry styles welcome. Coffee Underground. 1 East Coffee Street. Greenville, SC 29601. 7:30pm. $5.

October 9th, 2016 Extended Open Mic Hosted by Moody Black! 
Sherrita C. Williams is a spoken word artist who hails from Greensboro, NC. She is poet, music aficianada and beatmaker who is passionate about sharing love and encouragement through her God- given gift of artistic expression. She has been writing for over 30 years and reciting her poems publicaly since 2001. She never ceases to amaze with her lyrical content and colorful descriptions of life's experiences from her imaginative point-of-view. The artist formally known as verbatim always delivers word for word.The night will also feature poetry games, fun, and a full night of open mic slots for local poets on a first come, first serve basis. All poetry styles welcome. Coffee Underground. 1 East Coffee Street. Greenville, SC 29601. 7:30pm. $5.


October 16, 2016 Moody Black host open mic plus aNate Mask and Tawny Powell of Atlanta! Don't miss these poetic dynamic duo and their poetry hyjinks! Guaranteed to be a night of amazing poetry! These two have recently been taking the South East by storm from the Southern Fried Poetry Slam Festival to the National Poetry Slam! The night will also feature ten open mic slots for local poets on a first come, first serve basis. All poetry styles welcome. 1 East Coffee Street. Greenville, SC 29601. 7:30pm. $5.



Sunday October 23, 2016 Monthly Poetry Slam hosted by Moody Black. A poetry slam is a performance poetry competition judged by five randomly chosen members of the audience. Up to twelve local poets may sign up for the three-round poetry slam. After the first round, only eight poets will perform in the second round, and only four poets will perform in the final round. Each poet will perform one original poem without musical accompaniment, props, or costumes within the three-minute time limit. They will be judged on a scale of zero to ten with the lowest and the highest scores dropped to give the highest possible score of thirty. The winner of the slam will receive a prize. All poetry styles welcome. 1 East Coffee Street. Greenville, SC 29601. 7:30pm. $5.




Sunday November 6th Poetry Slam Meets Improv!The annual Alchemy New South Comedy Festival is happening November 3rd to the 12th including the weekly Sunday night poetry event! High Energy Poets will share their poetic craft to inspire the art of Improv! Poets will include Moody Black, Kimberly Simms, Johnny C Weaver, I Am Picturesque, Black Phoenix, and more! The night will also feature poetry games and fun! Limited open mic for local poets on a first come, first serve basis. All poetry styles welcome. 1 East Coffee Street. Greenville, SC 29601. 7:30pm. Tickes may be bought online at Eventbrite: $5.