Poetesis Open Mic Gets Mythological

Sooki Lounge 1648 Burwood Hwy, Blegrave

The fates have foretold the coming of a monumental moment... This upcoming open mic will see the spinning of great tales by the new gods as we explore the loose writing prompt/theme of MYTHOLOGY. So come join your fellow heroes, demigods and monsters as we share poetry inspired by the stories of old in the […]

Free

Poetesis Open Mic is Homebound

Sooki Lounge 1648 Burwood Hwy, Blegrave

The fire has been lit and the aroma of food fills the air... As the weather gets colder in the hills we'd like to invite you all to come and make yourselves comfortable behind the bookshelf and share what the loose theme/writing prompt of HOME means to you. Free entry Sign up on the night […]

Free

Girls on Key feat. Rose Lucas & Chiara Gabrielli

Open Studio 204 High St, Northcote

We are now enjoying covid-safe in-person events at the fabulous home of delicious crepes that is Open Studio. Hear from our fabulous poetry features, Rose Lucas and Chiara Gabrielli Rose Lucas will be launching her book, This Shuttered Eye (Girls on Key Poetry 2021) Open mic with 5 minute time limit - sign up on […]

$8 – $10

La Mama Poetica June 2021

La Mama Courthouse Theatre 349 Drummond St, Carlton

La Mama presented poetry for the first time in 1967, now curated by Amanda Anastasi, La Mama Poetica remains a night of some of the best spoken word and poetry that Melbourne has to offer, with a diverse selection of both emerging and established poets. In June we present: Michael Farrell Emilie Collyer Thabani Tshuma […]

$10 – $20

To The Ends Of The ‘Verse June

Open Studio 204 High St, Northcote

Hello hello, welcome! Doors open at 7pm, gig starts at 7:10pm and finishes at 9pm. We have 2 hours to fit all the art in, so you leave the night full of spoken word and jazzy tunes from improvised music magic makers, O'Stranger-Tang! Sign up to the open mic by sending us a message at www.facebook.com/tteotv/ or […]

$5

Poetesis Open Mic Sells Out

Sooki Lounge 1648 Burwood Hwy, Blegrave

How much does a dollar cost? Who watches the watchmen? Like it or lump it we're living in the throws of CAPITALISM and we're sure that you all have something to say about it... Come join us again behind the bookshelf as we share and listen to each other's opinions on the loose theme/writing prompt […]

Free

Feminist Climate Justice Poetry Night

Leinster Grove Community Hall 99 Leinster Grove, Thornbury

The Women's Climate Justice Collective warmly welcomes you to come along to our poetry night celebrating intersectional feminism and climate justice. This inclusive event will showcase a range of professional artists and open-mic performers accompanied by Auslan interpreters. Come get inspired by your community! Open Mic sign-up form: https://forms.gle/EuLYTXNiy9iEL3W67 Ticket sales will cover the event and […]

$15

brutality or love : curated by Elle K

Red Betty Rear of 859 Sydney Rd, entrance via Cozen St, Brunswick

Red Betty Bar is the latest acquisition of Cozen St Art Studios director, Joel Gailer + his long time collaborator & fellow printmaker artist, Jenny Hall. this event signifies the first poetry night at Red Betty under their new reign. the night has been curated by Elle K. part of the night will feature poems […]

Free

Slamalamadingdong REBORN Feat. Candy Bowers

The Evelyn 351 Brunswick St,, Fitzroy VIC

Join us for our very first 3 round Slam of 2021 as we settle into our new home at the newly renovated Evelyn Hotel. We're thrilled to be bringing back the slam after Melbourne's Lockdown 4.0 caused us to postpone. Sometimes everything works out for the best and we can now host a sizeable audience […]

Poetesis Open Mic

Sooki Lounge 1648 Burwood Hwy, Blegrave

Next Wed the 21st we'll be looking back as we move forward together with the loose writing prompt/theme of HISTORY. Free entry Sign up on the night Doors open at 6:30 - Poetry starts around 7 Downstairs behind the Bookshelf at Sooki Lounge See you there friends! Poetesis

Free

Words Alive

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

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