Poetesis Open Mic

Sooki Lounge 1648 Burwood Hwy, Blegrave

It's official! We're back tomorrow! The loose writing prompt/theme is HISTORY Free Entry Doors at 6:30 Sign up on the night Downstairs behind the bookshelf at Sooki Lounge Looking forward to catching up!

Free

Girls on Key feat. Amy Bodossian and Megan J Riedl

Open Studio 204 High St, Northcote

Girls on Key presents Amy Bodossian and Megan J Riedl in person at Open Studio, the home of the best crepes in the inner north. Because of covid restrictions, we have limited tickets, so get in quick! Poetry open mic - 5 minute limit, sign up on the night If we are in lockdown, we […]

$8 – $10

Speak your soul

Carlton Gardens

Speak your soul is a WOC run event designed to encourage WOC spoken word and visual performers to share their art in safe and inclusive environment. The event is ideal for both newcomers to the spoken word scene as well as those who are more experienced.  As this is a first time event, it will […]

Free

Melbourne Spoken Word presents Fresh Voices

Bargoonga Nganjin, North Fitzroy Library 182-186 St Georges Rd, Fitzroy North

Featuring Parminder Kaur, Gloria Demillo, Nyarath Gatkuoth and Tim Loveday. Melbourne Spoken Word presents Fresh Voices, a series showcasing and supporting new and emerging poets and spoken word artists, sponsored by Yarra Libraries. In our first of the series in 2021, we host four Fresh Voices, plus an open mic for new and emerging poets. […]

The literary and literal launch of ‘Upside Drowning’

This is the book launch of Cameron Semmens’ beautiful new book: Upside Drowning – poems from the edge of the ocean It’s a literary launch – celebrating the power of considered words; and ‘literal’ launch, ‘cause Cam’s literally going to launch his book off St Kilda pier in a sealed bottle for someone to find […]

Words Alive – August

Yarra-me Djila Theatrette @ Ivanhoe Library & Cultural Hub 275 Upper Heidelberg Road,, Ivanhoe

Words Alive is a night of spoken word, poetry and storytelling at Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub. Curated by local writer and performer Fleassy Malay, each evening will feature an inspiring Melbourne poet to present their poetry and the stories behind them, followed by an open mic line up from emerging and established artists. The […]

Free

Words Alive – Feat Thabani Tshuma

Yarra-me Djila Theatrette @ Ivanhoe Library & Cultural Hub 275 Upper Heidelberg Road,, Ivanhoe

Words Alive is a night of spoken word, poetry and storytelling at Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub. Curated by local writer and performer Fleassy Malay, each evening will feature an inspiring Melbourne poet to present their poetry and the stories behind them, followed by an open mic line up from emerging and established artists. The […]

Free

Words Alive – Featuring Sam Petersen

Yarra-me Djila Theatrette @ Ivanhoe Library & Cultural Hub 275 Upper Heidelberg Road,, Ivanhoe

Words Alive is a night of spoken word, poetry and storytelling at Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub. Curated by local writer and performer Fleassy Malay, each evening will feature an inspiring Melbourne poet to present their poetry and the stories behind them, followed by an open mic line up from emerging and established artists. The […]

Free

Poetry and Architecture : a workshop with Jessica Wilkinson

A Workshop with Jessica Wilkinson “Poetry + Architecture” Saturday 6 November 9am till 12pm on Zoom What are the crossovers or connections between poetry and architecture? What happens when we think of a poem as a house, or a building as a poem? How might architecture be signified or reflected in poetry through subject matter […]

$50

SLAMALAMADINGDONG’s JAM SLAM Featuring Ren Alessandra

Carlton Gardens

Slama acknowledges that our slam takes place in Naarm, on the lands of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. We acknowledge that sovereignty was never ceded, no treaty was signed and it always was and always will be Aboriginal land. -------------------------------------------------------------------- 2021 is wrapping up and Slamalamadingdong wants nothing more than to gather again, […]

$10 – $25

Words Alive – November

Yarra-me Djila Theatrette @ Ivanhoe Library & Cultural Hub 275 Upper Heidelberg Road,, Ivanhoe

Words Alive is a night of spoken word, poetry and storytelling at Ivanhoe Library and Cultural Hub. Curated by local writer and performer Fleassy Malay, each evening will feature an inspiring Melbourne poet to present their poetry and the stories behind them, followed by an open mic line up from emerging and established artists. The […]

Free

Girls on Key with Noëlka Fialová & Grace de las Nieves

Open Studio 204 High St, Northcote

Girls on Key returns to wow you with the exhilarating Grace de las Nieves and the immense Noëlka Fialová at the one and only Open Studio. There are 10 open mic spots and everyone is welcome to read. Sign up on the night. Tickets are $10 full or $5 concession and are available from: https://www.stickytickets.com.au/VOCLL […]

$5 – $10