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April 4: Open mic poetry at WSU Tri-Cities
March 31, 2014

Urban-Poets-Society-logo-80RICHLAND, Wash. – From spoken word to song lyrics, the Urban Poets Society welcomes all forms of poetry to the free, public open mic at 7 p.m. Friday, April 4, in the East Building auditorium at Washington State University Tri-Cities, 2710 Crimson Way, Richland.

Poets of all ages, styles welcome
April 28, 2010

RICHLAND – Poets, from the shy to the bold, are invited to share their creativity May 6 at Open Mic Poetry Reading Night at WSU Tri-Cities.

 

The Open Mic is at 7:30 p.m. in the East Building Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. This is the last Open Mic for spring semester – the series will restart in the fall.

 

“We have had performance poets and hip-hop poets, cowboy poets, rhyming or free verse poets, even chanting poets,” said Leonard Orr, WSU Tri-Cities academic director of the College of Liberal Arts. “We had poets who are in their 80s, fifth graders, … » More …

Share and support poetry at WSU Tri-Cities Open Mic Night
November 19, 2009

RICHLAND — Poets, from the shy to the bold, are invited to share their creativity Dec. 3 at Open Mic Poetry Reading Night at WSU Tri-Cities.

 

“We have had performance poets and hip-hop poets, cowboy poets, rhyming or free verse poets, even chanting poets,” said Leonard Orr, WSU Tri-Cities academic director of the College of Liberal Arts, an English professor, published poet and host of the monthly Open Mic events. “We had poets who are in their 80s, fifth graders, WSU students of all ages, and people of all backgrounds and interests as both poets and supporters.”

The Open Mic is at 7:30 … » More …

Share your poems
February 16, 2009

RICHLAND — Poets of all ages and levels of experience are invited to share their verses at Open Mic Poetry Reading Night, 7:30 p.m. March 5 at WSU Tri-Cities.

 

The Open Mic event is in the East Building Auditorium at 2710 University Drive, Richland. Admission is free and open to the public.

 

A sign-up sheet is passed around at 7:30 p.m. Each person who signs up is invited to the microphone to read a poem — preferably no longer than 1-1/2 pages. As time allows, there will be a second or third round of poetry.

 

“We get people whose poems have been published … » More …

Share your poems at open mic
January 15, 2009

RICHLAND — Poets of all ages and levels of experience are invited to share their verses at Open Mic Poetry Reading Night, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5 at WSU Tri-Cities.
 
The Open Mic event is in the East Building Auditorium at 2710 University Drive, Richland. Admission is free and open to the public.
 
A sign-up sheet is passed around at 7:30 p.m. Each person who signs up is invited to the microphone to read a poem — preferably no longer than 1-1/2  pages. As time allows, there will be a second or third round … » More …

Share your poems at WSU Tri-Cities Open Mic Night
December 17, 2008

RICHLAND — Poets of all ages and levels of experience are invited to share their verses at Open Mic Poetry Reading Night, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 8 at WSU Tri-Cities.
 
The Open Mic event is in the East Building Auditorium at 2710 University Drive, Richland. Admission is free and open to the public.
 
A sign-up sheet is passed around at 7:30 p.m. Each person who signs up is invited to the microphone to read a poem — preferably no longer than 1-1/2  pages. As time allows, there will be a second or third round of poetry.
 
“We … » More …