1/1/21-New Year’s Day Reading Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman and Linda Kleinbub. Zoom 8 pm to 10 pm
1/2/21-Poetry Slam for Rob Ramos Jr- Saturday, January 2 at 6 p.m. on ZOOM!
Enjoy a night of inspirational, emotional and thought provoking poetry while supporting Rob Ramos our grassroots, progressive candidate for Brooklyn Borough President.
Featuring: Patricia Carragon, Linda Lerner, Prince A. McNally, Robert Anthony Gibbons, Roxanne Hoffman, Freida Jones–Free
Suggested Contribution: $20
RSVP for link and/or join host committee at: Robramos4brooklyn@gmail.com
Contribute at: https://www.nycvotes.org/campaigns/robertramosjr
1/8/21-She of A Beautiful Mind.. Patricia Carragon will Share Her Life’s Experiences at “One On Poetry” Hosted By William Washington! 1/8/21 7pm EDT on Instagram
2/24/21-Mike Graves Phoenix Reading Series 6pm with Mike Graves and Austin Alexis-Zoom-Patricia to read from Angel Fire. $5 donation
3/6/21-Virtual Poetry Reading by the contributors of Paterson Literary Review # 48 – Publication Celebration of PLR #48 via Zoom and Youtube Livestream on 3 / 6 / 21- ZOOM- Saturday, March 6 at 1 p.m. EST. $FREE
3/14/21- High Mountain Meadow Poetry Series- Sunday, March 14 at 2 p.m. on Zoom with Helen Mazarakis- $FREE
4/9/21- 4/9/21-A Night of Poetry–7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Fundraiser for Cory Provost on Zoom. $Free
4/16/21-DuEwa Nerdacracy Podcast, Friday, April 16 at 3 p.m. $free https://anchor.fm/duewafrazier
01/01/20: The 26th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Poetry and Spoken Word Extravaganza–St. John’s Lutheran Church 81 Christopher St. NYC 10014- from 1 to 9. (I’m on between 1 and 2)
02/15/20: Boog City 13.5 Arts Festival at Unnameable Books 600 Vanderbilt Ave. Prospect Heights, Brooklyn Saturday, 2/25 from 1:30 p.m. to 8:25 p.m. Free (I go on around 6:10)
02/27/20: NeuroNautic Institute Presents Joel Allegretti, Patricia Carragon, John J. Trause at KGB Red Red. 85 E.4th Street NYC 10003 3rd Floor up-Thursday, February 27 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. 2 Drink Minimum Free Admission Hosted by Matthew Hubert
03/06/20: The New Feminine: Poetry/Flash Reading & Open Mic Bureau of General Services / Queer Division, 208 W 13th St, Rm 210 NYC 10011 Friday 3/6 from 7 p.m to 9 p.m. Iris N. Schwartz, Chocolate Waters, Tantra-zawadi – free reading plus panel discussion. Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman
04/23/20: Oceanside Library Virtual Poetry Reading, Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m. on GoToMeetMe with Richard Vetere- Hosted by Tony Iovino
05/24/20: The Poet’s, Writer’s & Storyteller’s Virtual Poet’s Stage – Event IV-Zoom online. 4 p.m. to 6p.m. Madeline Artenberg, Patricia Carragon, Susana H. Case Hosted by Jerry Johnson–limited open mic
05/28/20: Sensitive Skin Beer Virus Zoom Reading #10 online. 8 p.m. EST– Peter Bushyeager, Patricia Carragon, George Wallace. Hosted by Bernard Meisler.
10/31/20: Lit Balm Reading ZOOM 5 pm
1/1/19–Before the Dawn, The 25th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/ Performance Extravaganza –1 p.m. to 9 p.m.–Free Admission–Tuesday, January 1, 2019–St. John’s Lutheran Church–81 Christopher Street, Greenwich Village, NY (Between Seventh Avenue South and Bleecker Street)–150 + performers, plus an Open Mic-I will be hosting between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. and reading between 1 p.m. and 1:45 p.m.
2/8/19–CHOICES AND MONSTERS: A READING-Friday, February 8 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.–Unnameable Books 600 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238 Sparrow, Eve Packer, Violet Snow, Robert Gibbons, Jason R. Gallagher, Stella Padnos, Federica Pantana, Patricia Carragon, Carol Wierzbicki, Danny Shot, Kim Brandon, Lehman Weichselbaum, Ron Kolm, Austin Alexis, Tsaurah Litzky, Stephen Paul Miller, Nicole Costa —short Open–curated by Eve Packer–free admission
3/1/19-FBomb NY-An evening of short fiction readings-Friday, March 1 from 7p.m. to 9 p.m.-KGB Bar 85 E.4th Street (off 2nd Avenue) 3rd Floor Red Room New York, NY-Paul Beckman’s monthly reading guest-hosted in Paul’s absence by Francine Witte-Featured Readers:Annie Bien, A.E. Weisgerber, Ron Kolm, David Huberman, Dorothy Cantwell, and Iris N. Schwartz–Spotlight guests (reading for three minutes each) Jennifer Juneau, Susan Weiman, Linda Lerner, and Patricia Carragon.
6/22/19: Summer Solstice at Paradise Factory by invitation 64 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003 Hosted by Mas Walker and Jennifer Juneau
6/28/19: The Phoenix Reading Friday, June 28, 2019: at Odessa Restaurant 119 Avenue A (Avenue A Between St Marks Pl and 7th St), New York, NY, 10009 at 7 p.m.- with Ron Kolm and Kathryn Fazio $5 donation.
8/4/19: The Parkside Lounge Ron Kolm Book Launch 317 E.Houston Street, NYC 10002, from 4 P.M. to 6 P.M. Ron Kolm with guest readers reading from his book: Amy Barone, Patricia Carragon, Thaddeus Rutkowski, Francine Witte (Reading host) Hosted by George Wallace. Donation $3. Two Drink Minimum.
9/9/19: The Saturn Series at Tara Rose, Monday, September 9 Start 7:30 p.m., sign up at 7:15 p.m.- 384 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10016–Sensations Magazine Poets: David Messineo, Jacqueline de Weever, Patricia Carragon-Curated by Su Polo – More Info at: http:/www.supolo.com $3 Donation, plus food or beverage to support the venue-5 minutes for each open mic person- Train: 6 to 28th Street
9/21/19: Paradise Factory Fall Celebration by invitation 64 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003–Hosted by Mas Walker and Jennifer Juneau
9/22/19: Brooklyn Book Festival–Sunday, September 22–10 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Meet the Author of “Meowku” at the Poets Wear Prada table-Debut for my new chapbook from Poets Wear Prada, along with copies for “The Cupcake Chronicles,”plus check out new releases from Robert Gibbons & Iris N. Schwartz-Brooklyn Borough Hall and Vicinity-Trains: 2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall, R to Court Street, R, F to Jay Street, A, C to High Street
9/29/19: The Zinc Bar Reading- Sunday, September 29 at 5 p.m.–Zinc Bar-82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson and Sullivan) NYC 10012–Patricia Carragon, Jennifer Juneau, Francine Witte–Hosted by Joe Elliot–$5 Suggested donation–Open Mic–Trains: A, E, C, D, F, M to West 4th Street
10/12/19: The Rainbow Book Fair- Sunday October 12 from noon to 6 p.m.-Poets Wear Prada Table. Free admission-The LGBT Community Center located at 208 W 13th St, New York, NY 10011
11/1/2019: All Saint’s Day Happy Hour Poetry Pub Crawl- Parkside Lounge, Lady Stardust, KGB, Bowery Electric, Mas’ Crib. 6 to midnight. Hosted by Mas Walker and Jennifer Juneau
12/11/19: Poets Wear Prada Book Reading at The Center Rainbow Book Fair 11- 6 Free
01/01/18: PA’LANTE A LA LUZ (Charge Into The Light) Nuyorican Poets Cafe 236 East 3rd Street, NYC 10009 212-780-9386. FREE ADMISSION. from 2 p.m. to midnight. Patricia goes on between 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Open mic.
01/19/18: PEN America 2018 New Members New Books Friday, January 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Sean Kelly Gallery 475 10th Avenue, NYC 10018. Free-Non-members call 212-334-1660. Subways A, E, C TO 34th St/Pen Station 1, 2, 3 to 34th St.
02/25/18: The Unbearables Poetry Reading From Nowhere To Somewhere The End Of The American Dream- Sunday, February 25 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Van Der Plas Gallery- 156 Orchard Street. NYC 10002 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free.
04/14/18: Women Writers in Bloom’s 7 Year Anniv Celebration: The Brooklyn Commons 388 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY- 7 P.M.? Angela Brown, Trinity Rayn (Phillip J. Ammonds), Pamela Sneed, Elizabeth Lara, Wendy Angulo, Patricia Carragon.
05/03/18: Finishing Line Press Poetry Showcase- Poets House 10 River Terrace, NYC- 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Deborah Kahan Kolb, Jeanne Marie Osterman, Paul A. Neves, Nicole Callihan, Anita S. Pullier, Kathleen McCoy, Jeremy Freedman, Theodore Cornwell, James B. Nicola, Catherine Higgins-Moore, Adam Berlin, Patricia Carragon. –Free.
05/04/18-The 46th Annual Spring Poetry Festival-Friday, May 4th, 2017 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)-Patricia Carragon, Rosalie Calabrese, and others to read one poem. Hosted by Pamela Laskin-Free admission. The City College of New York, Marian Anderson Theatre, Aaron Davis Hall, 160 Convent Avenue, New York, NY, 10031- Subway A, B, C 135th Street, A, B, C, D to 125th Street, 1 to 137th Street. Free.
09/27/18 – Thursday, September 27 at Bluestockings Bookstore 192 Allen Street, NYC – 10002, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Hosted by Vittoria Repetto–Open mic ( for women & trans only) – sign-up at 7 p.m. – 8 minute limit–Bring your poetry, your prose, your songs, and your spoken word–$10 suggested donation More details to come on co-feature . . .
10/1/18 – Monday, October 1 at Saturn Series Reading at Barlovento 430 Third Avenue at corner of East 30th Street, NYC–Train: 6 to 33rd Street, walk East–7:30 p.m.–With Juanita Torrence Thompson and Elleraine Lockie–Hosted by Su Polo–Open mic sign-up at 7:15 p.m. $3 donation, plus food or beverage
11/17/18- Sensations Magazine reading at Brownstone Poets-Park Plaza Restaurant 220 Cadman Plaza West 2:30 – 5:30pm. REV. ALYTA ADAMS, PATRICIA CARRAGON,
DAVIDSON GARRETT, STEVE KOENIG, ANNMARIE LOCKHART, DAVID MESSINEO, JOHN J. TRAUSE, and JACQUELINE de WEEVER
11/18/18- Sunday, November 18 at the Great Weather for MEDIA Sunday Reading Series at The Parkside Lounge 317 E. Houston Street, NYC 10002–Hosted by George Wallace–4 p.m. to 6 p.m.–2 drink minimum (they do have coffee and sodas)
$3 suggested donation. Open mic list closes at 4:45- Mike Jurkovic and Barbara Ann Branca
12/16/18 – Sunday, December 16 at Voices of Poetry at the Montauk Club–25 8th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 with Cathy Gigante-Brown, Heather Corbally Bryant, Gillian Cummings, Terence Degnan, Devon Moore, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.–Hosted by Neil Silberblatt and Harvey Soss–Free Admission – Open mic
The 24th Annual
Alternative New Year’s Day
01/01/17- Sunday, January 1, 2017
Forever Night –The 23rd Annual Alternative New Years Day Spoken Word Extravaganza-Poetry from 2 p.m. to Midnight -Nuyorican Poets Cafe-236 E. 3rd St (between Aves. B and C)-New York, NY -10009-212- 780 – 9386-Open Mic Available-Free Admission-F Train to Second Ave. Patricia is scheduled between 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
03/23/17-Thursday, March 23, 2017
Pen Women’s Literary Reading at the Wow Café at 7 p.m. 59-62 East 4th Street, 4th floor, Buzzer #6,
NYC-10003-Suggested donation $10, Seniors/Students $8. No one will be turned away due to lack of funds. Subways- F to 2nd Ave.
04/02/17- Sunday, April 2, 2017
Mom Egg Review Vol. 15 Launch and Reading-Sun. April 2, 2017 at 5:30 P.M.-The Gallery at Le Poisson Rouge-158 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10012 (212) 505-3474-Hosted by Marjorie Altman Tesser. $15 at door, $12 online.
04/15/17-Saturday, April 15, 2017- Verses Against Drug War: Reading for VOCAL & Harm Reduction
Saturday, April 15 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. GAMBA Forest 231 Norman Avenue #114, Brooklyn, New York 11222-$7.50 admission.-Yi Wu, Lisa Marie Basile,Patricia Carragon, and more
04/19/17- Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Daniela Gioseffi’s Waging Beauty Book Launch–Cornelia Street Cafe 5:45 p.m. $10 cover, $10 for a signed book. with Patricia Carragon, George Held, Michael T. Young, Marisa Frasca-patinella, Tantra-zawadi (Host)
05/11/17-F Bomb Reading Series, The Red Room at KGB-Thursday, May 11 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. KGB 85 E 4th St New York, NY 10003 b/t Cooper Square and Second Avenue 3rd Floor up (212) 777-6088- Host Paul Beckman-With Francine Witte, Robert Marshall, MC Neuda-Free Admission.
05/12/17-The 45th Annual Spring Poetry Festival-Friday, May 12th, 2017 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)-FEATURED GUEST POET FOR 2017: Jacqueline Woodson- Patricia Carragon and others to read one poem. Hosted by Pamela Laskin-Free admission. The City College of New York, Marian Anderson Theatre, Aaron Davis Hall, 160 Convent Avenue, New York, NY, 10031- Subway A, B, C 135th Street, A, B, C, D to 125th Street, 1 to 137th Street.
06/4/17- Sunday, June 4, 2017-Phoenix Reading Series @ Otis Kidwell Berger’s 6:00 pm 27 Bethune Street NY, NY 10014 Subways: A, E, C to 14th Street 212-929-3249 347-938-3135 $5 Contribution hosted by Michael Graves
06/06/17: Tom Kane’s Boulevard Bards at BookMark Shoppe 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. -Free admission-open mic- Hosted by Anthony Vigorito -Subway: R to 86th Street
06/20/17:Ken Sigelman’s Brooklyn Poetry Outreach- Tuesday, June 20, 2017 5:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.-Park Slope Library, 431 6th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215-FreAdmission Open Mic-Host: Anthony Vigoritio-Subways: F to Seventh Ave-F, R to 9th Street/4th Ave
06/21/17-INNOCENCE Book Launch at The Cornelia Street Café-Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman
With Amy Barone, Davidson Garrett, and Karen Neuberg- Wednesday, June 21, 2017 5:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.-The Cornelia Street Café-29 Cornelia Street Café, NY, NY 10014-$10 admission includes a drink-Subways: A, B, C, D, E, F, to West 4th Street-#1 to Christopher Street
07/02/17-The johnmac Radio Show-Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 7 p.m.- Interview with John McMullen
07/09/17-Sensations Magazine Launch- with Davidson Garrett-Hosted by David Messineo.
07/22/17-A Garden of Variety, Poetry and Prose- Saturday, July 22, 2017 -3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.-6th Street and Avenue B Community Reading at 6th st. and Ave. B, NYC, 10009–Free event- with Richard Jeffrey Newman, Arden Levine- Hosted by Mindy Levokove.
07/22/17-Rooms of Our Own-Women Read Poetry and Prose-Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 7 p.m.- Berl’s Poetry Shop at 141 Front Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201- Free Event-Hosted by Tsaurah Litsky- with Tsaurah Litsky, Nancy Mercado, and Elisabet Velasquez.
08/19/17-Finishing Line Women at the Mulberry Street Library-10 Jersey Street, NYC -10012-Saturday, August 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. with Amy Barone, Patricia Carragon, Karen Neuberg, Debora Lidov, Margaret McCarthy, Zara Raab. Free Admission.
09/15/17: Joy Leftow’s Book Party for “Tupelo Honey and other Tales-Friday, September 15 at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.–Fountain House Gallery 702 9th avenue, NYC 10019
- Featuring artists: Patricia Carragon, Demetrius Daniel, Roxanne Hoffman, Gavin “Dubblex” Alleyne, Marilyn Thomas King, Susan Spangenberg, Chocolate Waters–Free event – limited open mic!
10/7/17: Unbearables and Friends: 100 Thousand Poets for Change-Parkside Lounge
317 E. Houston Street NYC- 10002–Hosted by Francine Witte and Ron Kolm-with:
- Francine Witte
2. Jane Ormerod
3. Carol Wierzbicki
4. David Lawton
5. Thomas Fucaloro
6. Aimee Herman
7. John Trause
8. Brendaliz Guerro
9. Phillip Giambri
10. Bill Considine
11. Bruce Weber
12. Joanne Pagano
13. Richard Wet
14. Puma Perl
15. Matthew Hupert
16. Joel Alegretti
17. Amy Barone
18. Rob Hardin
19. Su Yung
20. Patricia Carragon
21. Jason Gallagher
22. Pete Dolack
23. Mitch Corber
24. Jim Feast
25. Jill Rapaport
26. Tsaurah Litzky
27. Deborah Pintonelli
28. Carl Watson
30. Gordon Gilbert
31. Larissa Shmailo
32. Bob Holman
33. David Huberman
34. Tom Savage
35. Bonny Finberg
36. Valery Oisteanu
37. Bob Quatrone
38. Jeff Wright
39. Dorothy Friedman
40. Eve Packer
Filmed by Mitch Corber
10/14/17: Faultlines: A Reading–Saturday, October 14 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.–Unnameable Books
600 Vanderbilt Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238–we are: Sparrow, Eve Packer, Carol Wierzbicki, Jim Feast, Francine Witte, Danny Shot,Tsaurah Litzky, Austin Alexis, Stella Padnos, Robert Gibbons, Brendaliz Guerrero, Jason R. Gallagher, Patricia Carragon, Stephen Kwok, Lehman Weichselbaum, David Huberman and TBA–Free event–Host: Eve Packer
10/17/17–Risk of Discovery Series–Tuesday, October 17 at 7 p.m–Patricia Carragon–Blue Cups
38-04 61st Street,Woodside, NY 11377-(917) 832-6940-Hosted by Micah Eaton Zevin
10/18/17–SPIRAL THOUGHT PRESENTS LITERARY READINGS at 6/15 Green–Patricia Carragon and Gabriel Levicky–Wednesday, October 18 at 6 p.m.–AT 6/15 GREEN (a community garden) at the corner of –6th Avenue and 15th Street in Park Slope Brooklyn–FREE ADMISSION –Hosted by Emily Brown
10/21/17-Brooklyn Launch of Yuyutsu Sharma’s Eternal Snow and A Workshop with the Himalayan Poet-Saturday Oct 21, Workshop 6:00pm – 7:00pm $25pp (includes reading) Reading 7:30pm – 9:00pm $10pp- YogaSole 254 Windsor Place, Brooklyn, NY 11215 (718) 541-1382– David Austell, Kathleen D Gallagher, Ruth Danon, Caroly Wells, Catherine Gigante-Brown, Jack Tar, Nancy R Lange, Bill Wolak, Robert Scotto, Michael Graves, Bari Falise, Christi Shannon Kline, Dan Szczesny, Jack Tar, Marion Palm, Eugene Hyon, Patricia Carragon, Jan Garden Castro
10/25/17: PEN Women’s Literary Workshop Reading–Wednesday, October 25 from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M.–588 Broadway, Suite 303. ph: 212-334-1660; website: pen.org.–Hosted by Ilsa Gilbert–Free Admission–with Ilsa Gilbert, Rosalie Calabrese, Bracha Nechama Bomze,Patricia Carragon, Jan Garden Castro, Jan Emerson, Anna Michaels-Gaudreau, Madeline Millan, and more.
11/3/17:Roxanne Hoffman’s Poets Wear Prada Double Book Launch–Patricia Carragon’s “The Cupcake Chronicles” –Iris N. Schwartz’s “My Secret Life with Chris Noth: And Other Stories” -F-Bomb NY Flash Fiction Reading-Friday, November 3, 2017–7 p.m. to 9 p.m.-KGB’s Red Room 3rd Floor up-85 E 4th St.-NYC 10003-Hosted by Paul Beckman-Plus a great lineup of readers: David B. McConeghey, Alice Jacoby, Madeline Artenberg, Thaddeus Rutkowski, Roxanne Hoffman, Diane Stiglitch, and Paul Beckman.-Two Drink Minimum
11/4/17: Finishing Line Press Group Reading at Jefferson Market Library-Saturday, November 4 from 2:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.-Jefferson Market Library NYPL 425 Ave. of the Americas, New York, NY 10011(212) 243-4334with Patricia Carragon, Gillian Lynn Katz, Christina M. Rau, Carla Schwartz, Tim Tomlinson, Francine Witte
12/9/17: Yuyutsu Sharma’s Eternal Snow Anthology reading at The Montaulk Club 25 Eighth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217- Yuyutsu Sharma, David Austell, Eugene Hyon, Jack Tar, Marion Palm, Patricia Carragon, and more.
01/01/16- Thursday, January 1, 2016
Palabras Luminosas, Luminous Words –The 22nd Annual Alternative New Years Day Spoken Word Extravaganza-Poetry from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. -Nuyorican Poets Cafe-236 E. 3rd St (between Aves. B and C)-New York, NY -10009-212- 780 – 9386-Open Mic Available-Free Admission-F Train to Second Ave. Patricia is scheduled between 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
01/06/16- THE LOSERS’ CLUB PROJECT–Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at 6 p.m.–$9 admission GIVES YOU A FREE DRINK–Patricia Carragon, Saara Dutton,Vogue Giambri, Jennifer Harmon, Aimee Herman, Marie Sabatino, Moira T. Smith, Matthew Abuelo, Kofi Forsun, Phillip Giambri, Joel Gold, Ron Kolm, Big Mike Logan, Michael Schwartz–Hosted by Phillip Giambri-The Cornelia Street Cafe- 29 Cornelia St, NYC-10014
01/27/16-The Green Pavilion Poetry Reading–4307 18th Ave in Brooklyn, NY 11218–6:30 p.m.–with Bob Heman and Zev Shanken- Hosted by Evie Ivy-$3 donation–Open Mic.
02/17/16–PEN Women’s Literary Workshop Reading, Wednesday, February 17, 5:30 – 7:30 PM-Presented by the Westbeth Beautification Committee, Westbeth Flea Market, 55 Bethune St. (Basement) NYC 10014 (ACE or L to 14th St.; M11 bus to Abingdon Sq.) Free and Open to the Public–with Rosalie Calabrese, Patricia Carragon, Jan Castro, Ilsa Gilbert, Alice Jacoby, Madeline Millan, Caroline Thomas
03/24/16–Roles and Rolling Pins 2-Thursday, March 24 -6 P.M. The Cornelia Street Café- 29 Cornelia Street, NYC- 10014- Chavisa Woods; Nancy Mercado; Natalie Caro; Gabriel Don;
Patricia Carragon; Susan Sherman; Yuko Otomo; Roxanne Hoffman; Lydia Cortes–Host Dorothy Friedman August–$9 admission gives you a free drink.
05/28/16–LES Theater for the New City LES Festival of the Arts–Saturday, May 28 from noon to 5 p.m. –Richard West, Host, Admission Free–155 First Avenue between East 9th and 10th Streets New York, NY. 10003- Patricia Carragon Levi Coltrane, Pete Dolack , Richard Heisler, Kite, Ronnie Norpel, Valery Oisteanu, Jane Ormerod, Kelly J Powell, Sarah Sarai, Moira T. Smith, Zev Torres, Martha Zmoira
06/21/16–Tuesday June 21 at 7 p.m.–Sip This–64 Rockaway Ave,Valley Stream, NY 11580 (516) 341 – 0491http://www.sipthisny.com/ Open-Mic–Free Admission–Hosted by Lorraine Lofrese Conlin and Doreen Deutsch Spungin
06/27/16–Summer Gazebo Readings, Monday, June 27 at 7 p.m. hosted by Tony Iovino. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside. Schoolhouse Green, 65 Foxhurst Road, Oceanside. Gazebo Reading is across the Street. Readers: Patricia Carragon, Peter Dugan, Christina Rau, Isabel Espinal, Lloyd Abrams
06/30/16–Barbara Rosenthal’s “Wish for Amnesia”–Galerie Protégé 197 Ninth Avenue, NYC-10011—Thurs, June 30 -from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is Free. Readers: Patricia Carragon, Su Polo, Ronnie Norpel, Melissa Swantkowski, and Mike Foldes.
08/07/16–Boog City-Unnameable Books (600 Vanderbilt Ave., bet. Prospect Pl./St. Marks Ave., Brooklyn) at 11:40 A.M. for 10 min. –Free Admission.
08/07/16–Boog City–Sidewalks Cafe–94 Avenue A, New York, NY 10009–Hosted by Davidson Garrett–6:45 p.m. Unfinished Acts by Christine Choi and 7:00 p.m. An Excerpt from Tacoma Method by Zhang Er
8/11/16–Word Thursday at Bright Hill. Word & Image Gallery at Bright Hill Literary Center, 94 Church St. Treadwell, NY 13846–607-829-5055 or email@example.com, Patricia Carragon/ Alice B. Fogel =$3 Admission Open mic
10/19/16- Pen Women’s Literary Workshop Reading–Wednesday, October 19 at 7 p.m.- Wow Cafe at 59-61 East 4th Street, 4th Floor, Buzzer #6 NYC 10003- Suggested donation $10, $8 senior and students. Ilsa Gilbert, Rosalie Calabrese, Patricia Carragon, Bracha Nechama Bomze,
Roberta Gould, Sylviana Goldsmith, Marni Rice, and others.
11/1/16-Pen Women’s Literary Workshop Reading–Tuesday, November 1 at 6:30 p.m.–Pen America PEN American Center 588 Broadway #303 New York, NY 10012 Admission Free; Reception to follow – Host Ilsa Gilbert. (212) 334-1660 Subways: R to Prince St. F, D, M to Bway -Laffayette St. 4, 6 to Bleecker St., E, A, C, to Spring St.
11/19/16: NY Poetry Forum- Hosted by Daniel Fernandez- with Patricia Carragon, Peggy Fitzgerald, Jay Chollick, Katherine Hogan-2 p.m. at Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’ and Airmen’s Club 283 Lexington Avenue (between East 36th and 37th Sts) New York, NY 10016- $4 Members, $5 Non-members. Open Mic
01/01/15- Thursday, January 1, 2015-Shadow of the Geode/ La Sombra de la Geoda
The 21st Annual Alternative New Years Day Spoken Word Extravaganza-Poetry from 2 p.m. to Midnight-Nuyorican Poets Cafe-236 E. 3rd St (between Aves. B and C)-New York, NY -10009-212- 780 – 9386-Open Mic Available-Free Admission-F Train to Second Ave.
02/14/15- Saturday, February 14, 2015- Love Happens at the NY Poetry Forum- Hosted by Daniel Fernandez- with Edward Fisher and Marvin Goldfarb at The New York Poetry Forum at Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’ & Airmen’s Club 283 Lexington Avenue (between East 36th & 37th Sts) New York, NY 10016- $4 Members, $5 Non-members. Open Mic
03/20/15- Beat Writers-Jack Kerouac-On the Road Again-Back to Jack-Friday, March 20, 2015 at 6 p.m. – The Cornelia Street Cafe- 29 Cornelia St, NYC-10014- $8 admission/free drink
Stephen Bluestone, Patricia Carragon, Jack Cooper, Steve Dalachinsky, Claire Fitzpatricik, Roxanne Hoffman, David Lawton, Michael Lydon, Peter Martin, Roberto Mendez, Frank Perero, Su Polo, Leslie Prosterman, Griselda Steiner, Susan Weiman. A, C, D, E, F to West 4th St. 1 to Christopher St.
04/04/15- (IMPROMPTU FEATURE) Riverside Poets presents Su Polo and her Poet Friends with Su Polo, Erica Mapp, and Isaac Wheeler- Saturday, April 4 from 3 to 5 p.m. – Riverside Library 127 Amsterdam Avenue, NYC 10023- Open Mic- Free admission- Hosted by Anthony Moscini
05/24/15 -Phoenix Reading Series at Left Bank Books from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., 17 Eighth Avenue near West 12th Street, Greenwich Village, NY 10023 – 212-924-5638- Hosted by Michael Graves – $5 contribution. OPEN MIC
06/18/15-What The Hell Is Love ?- Part III -Is That All There Is?- The Cornelia Street Café-29 Cornelia St., Greenwich Village, NY 10014, (betw. Bleecker and W. 4th Sts.)-6–8:00 P.M. (doors open ~5:45 PM) $8 admission – Hosted by Phil Giambri -Readers- Phillip Giambri, Blair Hopkins, Diane Block, Karen Levy, Jeff Rose, Patricia Carragon,Thomas Rigney, LinDel Sandlin, Gordon Gilbert, Vogue Giambri, Danny Matos, Virge Randall, Marc Montfleury, Viviana–Subways:
A, C, D, E, F to West 4th St. 1 to Christopher St.
07/26/15-NYC Poetry Festival-Sunday, July 26 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Governor’s Island – Brownstone Poets Group (Patricia Carragon, Evie Ivy, Karen Neuberg, Leslie Prosterman, Katrinka Moore) to perform at 11:30 a.m. on the White Horse Stage. Free Admission.
08/08/15- Boog City 9th Annual Festival-Saturday, August 8 from 11:45 a.m.-9:00 p.m. at Unnamable Books-600 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238- $5 Suggested donation. Patricia is scheduled for 2:25 p.m.
10/30/15: Evie Ivy’s Dance of the Word-Friday, October 30 at 6 p.m.–Hosted by Alan Baxter–Dancers: Evie Ivy and Cloepatra Amaris, Poets: Mary Askin-Jencsik, Patricia Carragon, Mark Johnson, Bob Heman, Gordon Gilbert, Yi Wu, and more, plus musicians. The Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia St., Greenwich Village, NY 10014. $15 ADMISSION gives you a free drink. Subways, A, C, E, B, D, F, to West 4th, 1 to Christopher St.–Sheridan Sq.
11/1/15: Brevitas Annual Festival of the Short Poem–Sunday, November 1, 2015 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery, NYC-10012- Hosted by Flash Rosenberg–$10 ADMISSION, includes a free copy of the brevitas anthology–Open Mic for short poems–Subways: F to Second Ave, 4,6 to Bleecker, B, D, F, M, to Broadway-Lafayette
11/14/15: Cat Haiku and More–NY Poetry Forum- Hosted by Daniel Fernandez- with David Mahler, Patricia Carragon, and Marvin Goldfarb– Lecture by Daniel Maquire–at Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’ and Airmen’s Club 283 Lexington Avenue (between East 36th & 37th Sts) New York, NY 10016- $4 Members, $5 Non-members. Open Mic
11/18/15-Rimes of The Ancient Mariner at Three of Cups Lounge- Wednesday, November 18 at 6 p.m.-$7 admission-Patricia Carragon, plus Christina Fitzpatrick, Brian Sheffield, Vogue Giambri –hosted by Phillip Giambri
01/01/14: ESTRELLAS EN EL FUEGO!/STARS IN THE FIRE! The Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/Performance Extravaganza 20th ANNIVERSARY–Nuyorican Poets Cafe-236 E.3rd St. NYC-10009- from 2 p.m. to midnight- Free admission. Patricia goes on between 2-6 p.m.
07/29/14: Women’s & Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike-Tuesday July 29th from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Patricia Carragon and Hilary Lustick Bluestockings Bookstore 172 Allen St.(between Staton & Rivington)1 1/2 blocks south from E. Houston NYC 10002 212-777-6028
firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.bluestockings.com/ $5 suggested donation
08/02/14: DANCE OF THE WORD: Celebrating Summer-Saturday, August 2nd from 6 p.m.to 8 p.m. –The Cornelia Street Cafe, 28 Cornelia St. (between Bleecker and W. 4th St.) $15 admission includes a drink- Subways:A, F, B, E, D to W. 4th St. #1 to Christopher St. –Alan Baxter, MC–Readers: David Elsasser, Mindy Matijasevic, Peggy Fitzgerald, Patricia Carragon, Eugene Ring, Madeline Artenberg–Paul Knopf – jazz pianist–Cleopatra Amaris with a sword dance, and other dances
11/02/14- Sunday, November 2 – 2- 5 pm. – Brevitas 11 Annual Festival of the Short Poem – Host: Flash Rosenberg • cartoonist, poet, and giraffe-wrangler
Co-founders: Poets Jim Pignetti and City Lore Founder, Steve Zeitlin
$10 admission includes a complimentary copy of “brevitas 11•anthology of short poems • 2014”
Bowery Poetry Club • 308 Bowery • New York City (between Houston & Bleecker Streets)
01/01/13: Black Blizzard Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word Extravaganza at Dixon Place, Tuesday, January 1, 2013. From 2 to 10 p.m. $5 Donation. Open Mic. Dixon Place- 161A Chrystie Street between Rivington and Delancey, Lower East Side, NY 10002 (212) 219-0736
03/16/13: Locust Valley Library Poetry Society Reading-Saturday, March 16 at 2 p.m. at Locust Valley Library 170 Buckram Road, Locust Valley, NY 11560- with Chris Nicola. Hosted by Mankh (Walter E. Harris)
03/25/13: On the Road Again-Jack Kerouac- Yippie Musuem Cafe 9 Bleecker St. NYC- near the Bowery- Monday, March 25th, 2013 7 – 9:30 pm Host – Gordon Gilbert (no open mic) $4 suggested donation
Jon L. Peacock
05/30/13: The Four Horsemen Reading At The Cornelia Street Cafe-29 Cornelia St., NYC- Bob Quatrone, Host-$8-inclindes a drink-Readers:
|VIVIANA GRELL RON KOLM LARISSA SHMAILO EVE PACKER
ROBERT GIBBONS BONI JOI RONNA LEBO GORDON GILBERT JR
CYNTHIA TORONTO EVIE IVY PATRICIA CARRAGON
JANE ORMEROD GEORGE WALLACE
06/17/13-We Three Productions at DBA 39 1st Ave. East Village, NYC -10003- 8 P.M.- F train to 2nd. Ave. with Lisa Faith Phillips and Boni Joi
–> Annual Jewish Spoken Word (and more) Evening: A matzoh-ball soup of poetry, fiction, humor and song-Friday, July 19th, 2013-The Cornelia Street Café-29 Cornelia St., Greenwich Village, NY 10014, (betw. Bleecker & W. 4th Sts.)-6–8:00 P.M. (doors open ~5:45 PM, sign up for limited open-mic) Host: Madeline Artenberg-$8 admission includes a free drink-Subway: A/B/C/D/E/F/M to West Fourth St. #1 to Christopher St.-Featured Performers
Poetry: Madeline Artenberg Patricia Carragon Gabriel Levicky Tsaurah Litzky
Carol Schoen Sheryl H. Simler Miriam Stanley
Fiction: Ken Wishnia Steve Wishnia
Song: Sheryl H. Simler
Sunday, November 10, 2013: 10th Annual Brevitas Festival of the Short Poem – The Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery, NYC- 10012- 1 P.M.- $10 ADMISSION gives you a copy of the anthology. Limited open. List of Brevitas Poets:
1. Steve Zeitlin
2. Jeffrey Cyphers Wright
3. Carolyn Wells
4. Nathan A Versace
5. Alicia Vasquez
6. John J. Trause
7. Juanita Torrence-Thompson
8. Richard Storm
9. Gerd Stern
11. Ed Smith
12. Hal Sirowitz
13. Zev Shanken
14. Dorothea Hutton Scher
15. Flash Rosenberg
16. Thomas Rigney
17. Leslie Prosterman
18. Helen Peterson
19. Karen Neuberg
20. Katrinka Moore
21. Tsaurah Litzky
22. Maria Lisella
23. Ron Kolm
24. Andrew Kaufman
25. Evie Ivy
26. Cindy Hochman
27. Bob Heman
28. Leigh Harrison
29. Christian Garaud
30. Gil Fagiani
31. Steve Dalachinsky
32. Esther Cohen
33. Jan Garden Castro
34. Patricia Carragon
35. Claudia Carlson
36. Maura Candela
37. Amy Barone
38. Dorothy Friedman August
Co-hosts for this brevitas’ 10th Anniversary Festival are Tony-nominated stage and screen actor Paul Hecht, host of the popular poetry series at the Cornelia Street Cafe celebrating birthdays of historic, short-poem luminaries, and photographer, cartoonist, poet and Renaissance woman Flash Rosenberg.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 – David Morneau’s Love Songs CD Release Party- 7:30 p.m. at Gallery MC, 8th floor, 549 West 52nd Street, NYC -10029 -$10 ADMISSION includes refreshments. Readers include Austin Alexis, Patricia Carragon, George Held, Cindy Hochman, Evie Ivy, Susan Maurer, and Anne Fiero.
01/22/12 – Sunday, January 22 from 6 p.m. JujoMukti Tea Lounge with Zork- 211 East 4th Street (bet. Aves. A & B), New York, NY- $5.00 Admission
1/01/11-Dark Matters, The 17th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/Performance Extravaganza -The Bowery Poetry Club – 308 Bowery St. between Houston and Bleecker, NYC- F train to Second Ave or the 6 to Bleecker St. – Patricia reads between 4 – 6 p.m.
2/12/11 – The New York Poetry Forum – Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’ and Airmen’s Club, 283 Lexington Avenue (between East 36th and 37th Streets), NY – Saturday, Feb.12 – 2 p.m. 5:30 p.m. – with Matthew Anish, Patricia Carragon, Barbara Liss and Cassandra O’Neil – Open Mic – $3 for Members, $4 for Non-members – Hosted by Daniel Fernandez
3/18/11 – Fourth Annual DADA Poetry Salon – Friday, March 18 – Cornelia Street Cafe, 29 Cornelia St., NY, NY 10014- Cost:$7 (includes free house drink) with Dada Hostess, Kat Georges – Subways to West Fourth: A, B, C, D, E, F, M:
Derek Adams, Resa Alboher, Jan Michael, Alejandro Joel Allegretti, Rafael F.J. Alvarado, Claus Ankersen, Elizabeth Ashe, John M. Bennett, Lisa Bottone, Gedley Braga, Jamie Brown, Fork Burke, Ryan Buynak, Mary Campbell, Stephen Caratzas, Hélène Cardona, Peter Carlaftes, Patricia Carragon, Erich Christiansen, Peter Ciccariello, John Clarke, Sue Clennell & Jan Napier, Foo Connor, Roger Conover, Yvon Cormier, Steve Dalachinksy, Tracy Darling, Caterina Davinio, Holly Day, Rene Diedrich, John Dutterer, Katy Evans-Bush, Bonny Finberg, Michael T. Fournier, Thomas Fucaloro, James Gautier, Kat Georges, Robert Gibbons, Gordon Gilbert, Peter Grieco, S.A. Griffi, n Laurence Groux, Lisa Grunberger, Heather Haley, Paul Handley, Henry Harvey, Sarah Hayden, Lisa Henri, Kevin M. Hibshman, Karen Hildebrand, Crystal Tzara Hoffman, Roxanne Hoffman, Dustin Holland, Ted K. Hood, Matthew Hupert, Kelli Stevens Kane, Amy King, Doug Knott, W.F. Lantry, Eric Lawson, David Lawton, Jonathan Leiter, Linda Lerner, Paula Lietz, Maria Lisella, Dominique Lowell, Brant Lyon, Diana Manister, Peter Marra, Ellyn Maybe, Renata McCormish, Philip Meersman, David Miller, Shanon Mitchell, Carmen Mojica, Ben Nardolilli, Larry Myers, JD Nelson, Ronnie Norpel, Valery Oisteanu, Marc Olmsted, Suzi Kaplan Olmsted, Little Deer Opera, Jane Ormerod, Sergio Antonio Ortiz, Puma Perl, Helen Peterson, BC Petrakos, Misti Rainwater-Lites, Bob Quatrone, Steven Retchard, Stephanie Rigsby, Jerome Rothenberg, Michael Routery, Sarah Sarai, Susan Scutti, William Seaton, David Smith, George Spencer, Joe Stagno, J.J. Steinfeld, Christy L. Stewart & Justynn Tyme, Christy Leigh, Stewart Thomas Stolmar, Gregory Vincent St. Thomasino, Zoë Brigley Thompson, Cynthia Toronto, Brian Townsley, John J. Trause, Marguerite Van Cook, Angelo Verga, Voxx Voltair, Duska Vrhovac, Linder Wadez, Scott Wannberg, Jeffrey Cyphers Wright, Sheri L. Wright, George Wallace, Mike Watt, Liza Wolsky, Tamara Wyndham, Joanie Hieger Zosike
3/28/11 – “Hit the Road, Jack! – A Kerouac Retrospective”- Monday, March 28 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. -YIPPIE MUSEUM-9 Bleecker St. bet. Bowery & Elizabeth-New York, NY 10012-2402-Hosted by Gordon Gilbert, Jr.-Donate $2 to support the Yippie Cafe-No alcohol, but coffee, tea and random desserts are available!-Subways-F, M to 2nd Avenue – Not an Open Mic! Readers: Big Mike, Patricia Eakins, Valery Oisteanu, Lauren Marie Cappello, Allan Goldschmidt, David Lawton, Peter Carlaftes, Roxanne Hoffman, Angela Peluso, Patricia Carragon, Kim Kalesti, Mikelle Terson, Jackie Cooper, Peter Martin, Jack Tricarico, Amy Leigh Cutler, Ronnie Norpel, Jordan Zinovich, George Wallace
5/15/11 – The Mom Egg Spring Reading and Party Sunday, May 15th 6-8 p.m.- Cornelia Street Cafe – 29 Cornelia Street- NY, NY 10014 212-989-9319 – Friends and family welcome (readings are geared for adults). – Cost:$7 (includes free house drink)- Hosted by Marjorie Tesser – Featured Readers:
Kelli Stevens Kane, Jan Heller Levi, A. Kay Emmert, Rosaly DeMaios Roffman, Kelly Bargabos, Lee Schwartz, Puma Perl, Marci Ameluxen, Louise Howerow, Rachael Lynn Nevins, Katie Manning, Blueberry Morningsnow, Floyd Cheung,Briony Gylgayton, Sarah Werthan Buttenwieser, Janlori Goldman, Marie Gauthier, Marie Gauthier, Carol Berg, Eliana Osborn, Judy Swann, Heather Lynne Davis, Tammy Bradshaw, Nancy Vona, Nicelle Davis, Carl Palme, Rhonda Woodward, Barbara Rockman, Pauletta Hansel, Carol Dorf, Kristin Laurel, Jann Everard, Tina Traster, Sarah Cavallaro, Rosalie Calabrese, Sandra de Helen, Teresa Pfeifer,Anika Paris, Caroline A. Le Blanc, Donna Katzin, Wendy Levine DeVito, Patricia Carragon, Suzanne Kamata, Meredith Trede, Maryanne Hannan, Olga Abella, Ashley M. Nissler, Judith Skillman, Carla Carlson, Susan Morse, Cheryl Boyce-Taylor, Jonathan Wells, Christopher Kulakowski, Heather Haldeman, Olga Suarez, Nancy Gerber, Lois Marie Harrod, Elsbeth Wofford Tyler, A. Kay Emmert, Peter Seidman, L.B. Williams, Heather Lynne Davis, Elsa Mandelbaum, Chanell Ruth, Kristin Roedell, Eleanor Gaffney, MRB Chelko Upstate kids, Danielle Taana Smith, Liane Kupferberg Carter, Golda Solomon, Cheryl Byler Keeler, Margo Berdeshevsky, Fay Chiang, Iris Dunkle, A.M. Baker, Jennifer Edwards, Sharon Campbell, Claudia Van Gerven, Christina Thompson, Wendy Vardaman, Jacqueline Doyle, Robyn Art, Wynne Huddleston, Joanne G. Yoshida
05/26/11 -Lips Magazine will hold a Publication Celebration Reading for the 30th Anniversary Issue of Lips, Number 34/35, on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. Readers to include: Stanley Barkan, Svea Barrett, Norma Bernstock, Patricia Carragon, Peter Chelnik, Gail Fishman Gerwin, Grace Henderson, Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Martin Golan, Jim Gwyn, Joan Cusack Handler, Diana Lagomarsino, Laine Sutton Johnson, Adele Kenny, Sheila Massoni, Barbara MInch, Bob Rosenbloom, Arthrur Sharon, John J. Trause, and surprise guests from this issue and past issues of Lips. Hosted by Laura Boss 7 p.m. Free Admission Open-Mic ( time permitting) Contact: Laura Boss, Editor @ 201-662-1303 or Library: 973-744-0500 Montclair Public Library (Auditorium) 50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ Library: 973-744-0500
07/11/11- Patricia Carragon, Phillip Levine & Piper! & Open Mic Mon, July 11th 4 – 7:30 p. m. Naumberg Bandshell-Central Park (72nd St) South of Bethesda Terrace between 66th and 72nd streets. Hosted by: Angela Peluso–Free – Subways: 6 to 68th Street – Hunter College & walk to the park–1, 2, 3 to 72nd Street (Bway) & walk to the park
01/01/10 – Broken Light: The 16th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/ Performance Extravaganza at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Tuesday 2pm – Midnight (Patricia is scheduled between 8 – 10 pm)
01/15/10 – The North Sea Poetry Scene, Friday Jan 15 from 7 – 9pm @ Oceanside Library, 30 Davison Ave. Oceanside, NY 11572(516) 766-2360 = open mic- Free – Hosted by Peter V. Dugan 02/13/10 – The New York Poetry Forum – Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’ and Airmen’s Club, 283 Lexington Avenue (between East 36th & 37th Streets), NY – Saturday, Feb.13 – 2pm – 6 PM – with Patricia Carragon, Lynn Cohen and Lee Slonimsky – Open Mic – $3 for Members, $4 for Non-members – Hosted by Daniel Fernandez
02/22/10-Yippie Museum Cafe- Yippie Museum Café Poetry-Monday, February 22, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.-Patricia Carragon * Michael Fiorito * Jack Tricarico-Open Mic * Free Admission-Hosted by Gordon Gilbert Jr.-Yippie Musuem Café-9 Bleecker Street near Bowery-NYC 10012-212 677 7180-http://www.yippiemuseum.org/ 02/27/10-The Smalls Poetry Feature – Hosted by Lee Kostrinsky with Edwin Wilson Rivera at 5:00 to 7:00 P.M.-open mic-183 West 10th Street The West Village, NY 10014 (212) 252-5091-$6 admission-Take the 1 at Christopher St.-Sheridan Sq.; A, B, C, D, E, F, V at W. 4th St.-Washington Sq. http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/
05/04/10-St. John-St. Matthew-Emanuel Lutheran Church, 283 Prospect Avenue (Between 5th & 6th Ave.) 7:30-10 pm. $5 donation- Park Slope, Brooklyn 11215- hosted by Bill Duke and Charles J. Butler -Directions/details: M, or R to Prospect Avenue. Walk up Prospect Ave past Fifth Avenue. Church is on the left. F train to Seventh Avenue. Walk south on Seventh Ave, pass 16th Street and make next right on Prospect Avenue. Church is second building on the right past 6th Avenue. 5 min on open mic. $5 donation. 05/29/10- LES 15th Annual Lower East Side Festival For The Arts – outside the Theatre For The New City- Saturday, May 29 from 12:30 – 1 P.M. Outside on 10th St by 155 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10003-2906 (212) 254-1109 – Hosted by Richard West – Free. http://www.theaterforthenewcity.net/les.html
–>Poets-on-White at Space on White – Austin Alexis, Patricia Carragon, Karen NeubergThursday, August 19 7:00pm $4 Admission Open Mic – Hosted by Jack Tricarico, Evie Ivy, Cindy Hochman at Space on White 81 White Street, @Bway New York, NY 10013(212) 227-8600 Subway: N/R/J/6 to Canal Street
09/18/10 -Pedestal Magazine Event at KGB- Saturday, September 18 Pedestal Event Hosted by John Amen-KGB Bar 85 East 4th Street East Village, NY 10003-8904 (212) 505-3360 Subway: 6 train to Astor Pl-8th St-The event will start at 7PM-Admission: FREE Set 1: 1. Jackie Sheeler 2. Gerald McCarthy 3. Chavisa Woods 4. Raymond Hammond 5. Patricia Carragon 6. George Wallace 10-15 minute break Set 2:1. Alan Semerdjian
- Juanita Torrence-Thompson
- Christine Boyka Kluge
- Ted Jonathan
- Yolanda Coulaz
- Su Polo
9/26/10 – Composer’s Voice Concert at Jan Hus Church
E 74th Street (@ 1st Ave), New York, NY 10021
September 26, 2010, 1:00 pm free Mary Hubbell and David Morneau will be performing Behind Corneal Gates from David’s Love Songs Project (THE CORNEAL GATES text by Patricia Carragon)
Take the 6 to 68th St
10/17/10 – Urban Haiku Book Party at The Beat Hour with George Wallace at The Bowery Poetry Club- The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – with poets David Lawton and Mankh – Sunday, October 17 at 4 P.M. $6 admission- Open Mic- Hosted by George Wallace. 10/24/10 – 4 Horseman Reading at Cornelia Street Sunday October 24 at 6 P.M. -Hosted by Bob Quartrone – $7 Admission – Limited Open Mic Patricia Carragon Gordon Gilbert, Jr. Robert Gibbons Viviana GrellElizabeth Harrington Cindy Hochman Lee Kostrinsky Ronna Lebo Frank Simone Cynthia Toronto Liza Wolsky The Cornelia Street Café 29 Cornelia Street New York, NY 10014 212-989-9319
BY SUBWAY A, B, C, D, E, F, and M to West 4th St. or 1 to Christopher St.-Sheridan Square.
10/28/10 – Urban Haiku Book Party at Wyld Chyld Tattoo and Cafe, 1708 Sunrise Highway Merrick, NY 11566 -Thursday, October 28 at 7:30 P.M. to 10 P.M. – with Douglas G. Swezey -Free – Open Mic- Hosted by Peter V. Dugan
11/2/10 – Urban Haiku Book Party at Perch Cafe – Perch Café 365 Fifth Ave, Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY 11215 – 718-788-2830 with featured poet, Cindy Hochman – Free- $5 minimum food/drink – F, G, R to 9th Street 4th Avenue.
11/14/10 – 7th Annual Brevitas Festival of the Short Poem – Sunday, November 14 from 2-6 p.m. at The Bowery Poetry Club- The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side. $ 7 admission plus a free copy of the Brevitas Anthology. Open Mic for Short Poems (14 lines max). Readers are as follows: -D. F. August Susan Gerardi Bello Iris Berman Claudia Carlson Patricia Carragon Gil Fagiani Sanford Fraser Christian Garaud Bob Heman Eileen Hennessy Cindy Hochman Judy Kamilhor Andrew Kaufman Susan Landry Maria Lisella Tsaurah Litzky Georgia Luna Sue Machlin James McMenamin Katrinka Moore Jim Pignetti Leslie Prosterman Flash Rosenberg Dorothea Hutton Scher Susan Schipke Zev Shanken Hal Sirowitz Ed Smith Esther K. Smith Richard Storm Juanita Torrence-Thompson John J. Trause Alicia Vasquez Angelo Verga Carolyn Wells Steve Zeitlin
12/12/10- David Morneau’s “No Pianos Allowed”concert is on Wednesday, 12/12. David will be presenting three songs from his Love Song Project: – “Behind Corneal Gates”, with poetry by Patricia Carragon – “Music In Me”, with poetry by Susan Maurer – “Now I Love You Best”, with poetry by Roxanne Hoffman These will be performed by Mary Hubbell (soprano), Roberta Michel (flute) and Ernesto Ramos (guitar). Also Robert Voisey and David Morneau will performing “Monkey Lab.” No Pianos Allowed Wednesday, December 8, 9:30pm The Tank 354 West 45th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenues) $10 ($7 – students) http://www.thetanknyc.org/music
12/12/10 – Poets for the Season-Patricia Carragon and Evie Ivy- Sunday, 12/8/10, 1:00 p.m. – Holiday Club Concert-Jan Hus Church E 74th Street near 1st Ave, New York, NY Free Admission -Hosted by David Morneau: Program to include: 1) Christmastime is Here, arr Luis Cobo (performers: Luis Cobo, Gene Pritsker, Peter Jarvis) 2) Poem to December- Evie Ivy 3) Holiday Haiku I and II – Patricia Carragon with Gene Pritsker, Dan Cooper, Peter Jarvis 4) Snehg – Gene Pritsker (performed by Sean Satin) 5) Holiday jam – Gene Pritsker (performers: Gene, Dan Cooper, Peter Jarvis) 6) composition – Dan Cooper 7) Santa’s Little Helper – David Morneau & Robert Voisey Trains: Take the 6 to 68th St or 77th Street
12/29/10-The Green Pavilion Restaurant 4307-18th Ave. Bklyn, NY 718.435.4722- Wednesday, December 29 at 7 p.m.- By Subway: F to 18th Ave.- features with Jay Chollick – $3 suggested donation + $5 food/beverage minimum – open mic – Hosted by Evie Ivy and Cindy Hochman
DEC. CANCELED – Brooklyn Heights Poetry Circle + open mike Hosted by Roslyn Rabin
The First Unitarian Church of Brooklyn (Undercroft) 50 Monroe Place (Pierrepont St. between Clinton/Monroe Place) $3 incl. refreshments | email@example.com | 718-377-1253 Subway: R to Court St, 2 or 3 to Clark St, 4 or 5 to Borough Hall
01/01/09 – Ex Tenebris Rising: The 15th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/ Performance Extravaganza at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Tuesday 2pm – Midnight (Patricia is scheduled between 8 – 10 pm)
01/06/09 – : Literary Tuesdays at The Perch Café -Tuesday, January 27 at 7:30PM-365 5th Avenue -Brooklyn, NY 11215-718-788-2830-Open Mic- Hosted by Hosted by Elise Buchman & Charles J. Butler- $5 suggested donation-food/drink available. http://www.theperchcafe.com/ 01/18/09 – : CANCELED -Sam’s Open Mic -Sunday, January 18 at 5PM-Patricia Carragon, Maria Chisolm & Precious Jones-Sam’s Soul Food Restaurant & Bar-596 Grand Concourse,Between E 151st St and E 150th St -Bronx, NY 10451 Map it | Get directions-(718) 665-5594-Open Mic- Hosted by April Jonesr- $5 suggested donation-food/drink available.
02/08/09- Park Plaza Restaurant at 220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark Street and Pineapple Walk, Brooklyn Heights, NY – Sunday at 2PM – $3 cover plus food – Open Mic – Hosted by Carol Kane & Jerry Jacobs-by subway: “A” or “C” Train to “High Street Station”; “2” or “3” Train to “Clark Street Station”; “4”, “5”, “M” or “R” Train to “Court Street, Borough Hall” 03/13/09 – Stark Open Mic, Friday the 13th is a lucky day in March – Come see Patricia Carragon perform with ICE and Marilyn Thomas King at the Romeo and Juliet room at Rehearsal Studios NYC, The Wyoming, 853 7th Ave, between W.54th St and W.55th Sts- Back of Lobby – 6:30pm – 9:30pm – open mic – $5 contribution – hosted by Viviana Grell-Trains: N, R, Q, W TO 57TH STREET – B, D, E to 7TH AVENUE
04/26/09 – Phoenix Reading Series at Bengal Curry-65 W. Bway between Murray & Warren Sts, NYC 5:30pm- with Elizabeth Smith and Carolyn Ota – Hosted by Michael Graves & George Spencer- $3 Donation – open mike
06/01/09 – The Inspired Word: Passionate Readings of Poetry & Prose – : Tierra Sana Restaurant-100-17 Queens Blvd & 67th Road Forest Hills, Queens -Monday, June 1 at 7pm- with Emily Epstein, Jee Leong Koh, Susan Maurer, Reina M. Miranda, Vaimoana (Moana) Niumeitolu, Puma Perl -MC/Host: Marron Cox. By subway, take the local R or V to 67th Avenue stop (and it’s right there between 67th Road and 67th Avenue along Queens Boulevard).
06/08/09 – Monday, June 8 at 7PM – 2009 Schoolhouse Green Summer Gazebo Reading Series sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Oceanside, Long Island. Hosted by Tony Iovino – free admission – Featured readers:Ellen Rittberg Patricia Carragon Richard Newman Peter Dugan – Free admission.http://summergazeboreadings.blogspot.com/
FROM NEW YORK CITY BY CAR: Take the Queens-Midtown Tunnel at 34th Street to the Long Island Expressway (495); Expressway to the Cross Island Parkway south; Cross Island to the Southern State Parkway, eastbound; Take the Southern State to exit 17 south, (Hempstead Ave.); Hempstead Avenue becomes Ocean Avenue; Continue south on Ocean Avenue until Merrick Road; Make a left on Merrick Road; Make a right on Long Beach Road (there is a diner on the far corner, an Able Ford dealership on your left). Take Long Beach Road down to Foxhurst Road (there will be Towers Funeral Home and a Commerce Bank at the corner) Make a left onto Foxhurst Road– Schoolhouse Green will be on your right. BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: Regularly scheduled trains leave Pennsylvania Station. Take the Babylon line to Rockville Centre. Information and tickets are available at Pennsylvania Station at the Long Island Rail Road booth. FROM ALL POINTS EAST BY CAR: Take Southern State Parkway westbound to Meadowbrook Parkway south. Exit at NY 27 (Sunrise Highway) heading West. Take Sunrise Highway to Long Beach Road (2 lights after a Lexus dealer, the next block after the Hess gas station) Make a left onto Long Beach Road. Take Long Beach Road down to Foxhurst Road (there will be Towers Funeral Home and a Commerce Bank at the corner) Make a left onto Foxhurst Road– Schoolhouse Green will be on your right. FREE PARKING
07/08/09- Big City Lit Reading at Cornelia Street Cafe -6pm- Readers from the Spring Issue of Big City Lit-29 Cornelia St, NYC(just off Bleecker, West of 6th Ave …Patricia Carragon, Richard Levine, Allen C. Fischer, Deborah Flanagan,Joanne Grumet, Ann Lauinger, Linda Lerner, Charlotte Mandel, Mark Nickels, D. Nurkse, Eve Packer, Ron Price, Kryssa Schemmerling, Peter Schwartz, Maggie Schwed, Barry Wallenstein, Rob Wright and Angelo Verga – Cover $7 (includes one house drink)
08/02/09 – VOX POP -Sunday, August 2 from 5-7pm -1022 Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn, Ny 11218 – 718 940- 2084 – No Cover- Open Mic- Hosted by Mike Fiorito & Addies Hopes- Take the Q to Cortelyou Road.09/03/09 – Kiva Thursday Night Readings-Thursday, September 3 at 8pm -139 Reade St between Hudson and Greenwich Sts., TriBeCa, NY 10013 – 212 – 587 – 1198 – with Bob Heman, Matthew Hupert and Linda Lerner – No Cover– Hosted by Beebe Okoye- Take the 1,2,3,A,E to Chambers, R to City Hall.
09/03/09 – Louis Reyes-Rivera’s Perspective Radio show WBAI FM-Thursday, September 3 at 2pm -with Juanita Torrence-Thompson and Vivian Warfiled 9/13/09 -LEWIS H. LATIMER POETRY SALON, Sunday, September 13 from 3-6 pm at the LEWIS H. LATIMER HOUSE MUSEUM in Flushing, Queens, New York. We will kick off with LOUIS REYES RIVERA and HAL SIROWITZ – hosted by Juanita Torrence-Thompson-Please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (718) 961-8585 – Limited seating; Suggested Donation – $7 adults, $5 seniors, students & children. http://www.historichousetrust.org/item.php?i_id=39 Subway: Subway #7 to Main Street Roosevelt. Take Q25 & Q24 to Linden Place and 35th Ave. The museum is in a creamed-colored, burgundy trimmed, 19th Century Victorian House. 09/25/09- Son of Pony at Cornelia Street Cafe -6pm- 29 Cornelia St, NYC (just off Bleecker, West of 6th Ave – Cover $7 (includes one house drink) – Patricia Carragon- Hosted by Eve Packer-Open Mic 10/11/09 – Before Columbus: Poetry Fall October 11@ 3PM at the 6th Street and Avenue B Garden (corner of Avenue B and 6th Street) -Featuring Patricia Carragon, Robert Gibbons, Allan Goldschmidt, Michelle Slater and friends plus Open -Coordinated by Mindy Levokove -Take the F, E to 2nd Avenue 11/15/09 – The Prairie Fire Poetry Jazz Series – at the American Theater of Actors – 314 W.54th Street – 6pm -with Peter Chelnik, Jee Leong Koh and Susan Maurer -$5 admission – Hosted by Peter Chelnik – open mic 12/06/09 – the 6th annual brevitas festival of the short poem Sunday, Dec 6th 2009 1:30 – 4:45P.M. Bowery Poetry Club 308 Bowery ( between Houston + Bleecker) NYC 212 614 0505 http://www.bowerypoetry.com/ Admission: $7.00. Guest Poet – Harvey Shapiro – Musical guest – Peg Simone. Hosted by the BPC’s Bob Holman, City Lore’s Steve Zeitlin, and poet Jim Pignetti, this year’s line-up includes Bob Heman, Caroline Beasley-Baker, Christian Garaud, Dorothy August, Dorothea Scher, Flash Rosenberg, James McMenamin, John J. Trause, Katrinka Moore, Patricia Carragon, Georgia Luna, Sparrow, Sue Machlin, Susan Thomas, Holly Anderson, Gil Fagiani, Andy Kaufman, Maria Lisella, Hal Sirowitz, Ed Smith, Esther Smith, Richard Storm, Angelo Verga – There will be a chapbook, produced for this event, given to each paying attendee ! An open mic enables you to read your own work – short poems only please. Bowery Poetry Club 308 Bowery ( betw Houston + Bleecker ) NYC 212 614 0505 http://www.bowerypoetry.com/ 12/06/09 -Anne Cammon Fiero’s Studio A Radio Series – WKCR 89.9 FM – Columbia University Radio- with Evie Ivy, Linda Lerner, Obsidian, Richard Fein and Peter Chelnick accompanied by saxiphonist Bob Feldman
01/01/08 – Futurus Lux: The 14th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/ Performance Extravaganza at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Tuesday 2pm – Midnight (Patricia is scheduled between 8 – 10 pm)
01/20/08 – The Prairie Fire All Stars Event – at the American Theater of Actors – 314 W.54th Street – 8pm to 10pm -with Peter Chelnik, Christine Graff, DeeAnne Gorman, Bob Heman, Roxanne Hoffman, Eugenia Macer-Story, Sally Milgrim & Leo – $5 donation – Hosted by Peter Chelnik
02/05/08 – Yakity Yak – 153 W.21st Street , 1st floor, Chelsea NYC- w/Richard Fein- 8pm to 10pm -$6 donation – Hosted by Jushi-Open Mic- Take the V, E, F, 1 train to 23rd Street
02/09/08 – CANCELLED – Prairie Fire Poetry Series – Caffe Notte -1626 2nd Avenue between 84th & 85th Streets, Upper East Side, NYC – 2pm – Open Mic -with Peter Chelnik & David Elsasser – 1 drink/ beverage minimum – Hosted by Peter Chelnik 02/16/08 – The New York Poetry Forum – Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’ & Airmen’s Club, 283 Lexington Avenue (between East 36th & 37th Streets), NY – Saturday, February 16 – 2pm – 6 PM – Open Mic – with Cliff Bleidner, Fran & Richard Bolinder & Edward Fisher – $3 for Members, $4 for Non-members – Hosted by Daniel Fernandez
03/02/08 – Prairie Fire Poetry Series – at the American Theater of Actors – 314 W.54th Street – 8pm to 10pm -with Madeline Artenberg, Peter Chelnik, David Elsasser & Angelo Verga – $5 donation – Hosted by Peter Chelnik -open mic
03/09/08- -Kairos Poetry Café -The Church in the Village-201 West 13th Street @ 7th Avenue – NYC-2pm; $3 donation – refreshments served-Hosted by Alan Baxter-Open Mic
04/11/08- – 50th Stained Sheets Reading – Friday, April 11th at 6:30 PM at ABC NO RIO – 156 Rivington St. between Clinton & Suffolk St – By train: Take the F train to Delancey Street or J, M, or Z
04/21/08-Poetry Reading Series 46 POETS CELEBRATE 46 YEARS OF La MaMa at La Mama Theatre – Monday, April 21 at 8pm – 74A East 4th St. NY, NY 10003 212.475.7710 – with Jane LeCroy, Caitlin Messier, Ilka Scobie, Jeff Wright and more -admission $7 04/27/08 – Phoenix Reading Series at Bengal Curry 65 W. Bway between Murray & Warren Sts, NYC; 5pm- with Arlene Cassarino & Debby Diaz. Hosted by Michael Graves – $2 Donation – open mike
05/05/08 – 4 HORSEMEN OPEN READING AT CORNELIA ST. CAFE – at The Cornelia St Cafe, 29 Cornelia St, NYC(just off Bleecker, West of 6th Ave) Featured Poets: STEVE DALACHINSKY, ALICE B. TALKLESS, ROBERT DUNN, PATRICIA CARRAGON, ROXANNE HOFFMAN, EVIE IVY, EVE PACKER, BRANT LYON, BONI JOI, ANGELA PELUSO, JANE ORMEROD, FRANK SIMONE, MICHAEL COOK, LINDA LERNER, NAJLA SAID – Hosted by Bob Quatrone- admission $7 gives you a drink
06/13/08-Poetry Music night for Uptown Arts Stroll in Washington Heights at the Cornerstone Center at Our Saviour’s Atonement Lutheran Church 178 Bennett Avenue at 189th on June 13 from 7 to 10 pm – With Joy Leftow, Robin Glasser, Fred Arcola, Niambi Steele, FDH, Joseli Costillo, Ruben Flaco, James Jurado, Carlo Baldi, G.W.J., Demetrius Daniels, Patricia Carragon, Evie Ivy, Robert S. Dunn, Precious Jones, David Elsasser & more – Admission is free -Take the A to 190th Street & Overlook Terrace or the 1 to 191st Street Bway
07/14/08-Celebrate Bastille Day at the Living Theater with Living Poetry Monday, July 14 at 8pm – Featured Poets: Steve Zeitllin, Sparrow, Mike Graves, Dorothy F. August, Jim Pignetti, Gil Fagiani, Nathan Versace, Eve Packer, Tsaurah Litsky, Patrica Carragon, and Esther Smith- The Living Theater 21 Clinton Street (Between Houston and Stanton)- Admssion: $6- Curated by Dorothy F. August- Take the F to Delancy walk east to Clinton- http://www.livingtheatre.org – (212) 792-8050
07/18/08 -Poets Cafe Huntington Historical Society Barn – Friday July 18 at 8-10 pm Corner Route 110 and High Street, Huntington Village, LI one traffic light south of Main St (25a) – A monthly poetry reading, third Fridays of every month, hosted by George Wallace-FEATURING Mankh, Geraldine Green, Andrew Boerum & Patricia Carragon-$6 suggested donation 07/26/08 -Otto’s Shrunken Head Shout Out- Saturday, July 26 from 4-6PM at 538, E. 14th St. E. Village Between Aves. A and B – $3 Hobo Donation & one drink minimum-Open Mic-Hosted by Obsidian & Hobo Bob
11/06/08 -Poets & Angels Music and Poetry Series- Poets & Angels – with Anna Savage- Via Dolce 1020 Center 18 Route 18 North, East Brunswick, New Jersey – 7:30pm-open mic- free- Hosted by Cyndi Dawson
Patricia Rocks the House – Poets and Angels 11/06/08
01/01/07 – Event Horizon: The 13th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/ Performance Extravaganza at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday 2pm – Midnight (Patricia is scheduled between 8 – 10 pm)
02/08/07 ” Poet to Poet” The Vault: – 90-21 Springfield Blvd., Queens Village at 8pm – Open Mic – Hosted by Robert Dunn $5 admission 02/13/07 – Prairie Fire Reading Series – DT UT Downtown Uptown Cafe Lounge – 1626 Second Avenue between 84th & 85th Streets – Upper East Side, NY- featured with Peter Chelnik and Su Polo – admission is free – food & beverage purchase encouraged – at 6:30pm – Open Mic -Hosted by Peter Chelnik
02/15/07 – George Wallace Presents- with Patricia Carragon and Sarah Herrington- Bowery Poetry Club: at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Thursday, 6:30 -7:30pm – with Special Guest poets.
02/22/07 – ANDY WARHOL: IN HIS WAKE – Artists on view with Dorothy F. August, Patricia Carragon, Greg Fuchs, Ron Kolm, Bill Kushner, Taylor Mead, Thad Rutkowski, Jackie Sheeler, Larissa Shmailo, Hal Sirowitz, and Carol Wierzbicki. The Carrozini von Buhler Gallery is located at 407 West 13th Street, between 9th Ave. & Washington St. Subway: A, C, E, or L to 14th Street at 8th Ave.OPENING RECEPTION: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2007, 6-10PM; READINGS 6PM – 7:30PM- The exhibition is free and open to the public.
03/31/07 – Poets House Showcase 2007- 72 Spring Street, 2nd floor, NYC – 4 pm – Free admission – complimentary refreshments on the premises.
04/12/07 – ANDY WARHOL: IN HIS WAKE – Closing Reception – 6pm to 10pm – Artists on view with Reading and Magazine Collation with Patricia Carragon, Roxanne Hoffman, Ron Kolm, Bill Kushner, Phoebe Legere, Taylor Mead, Stephen Paul Miller, Robert Roth, Jackie Sheeler, Larissa Shmailo, John Silver and Carol Wierzbicki. The Carrozini von Buhler Gallery is located at 407 West 13th Street, between 9th Ave. & Washington St. Subway: A, C, E, or L to 14th Street at 8th Ave.- The exhibition is free and open to the public. – Curated and Hosted by Dorothy F.August -Art Exhibit curated by Cynthia von Buhler, Amy Cohen Banker and Kevin Kushel 04/28/07 – Stark!!!Open Mic at the Payan Theatre at Times Square Arts Center – 300 West 43rd Street at 8th Avenue. Room 506, NYC- from 3pm to 6pm – co-feature is The Mission Man-open mic – $5 admission – hosted by Viviana Grell
05/20/07 – WHAT HAPPENS NEXT 30th ISSUE! collating/reading Tribes Gallery. 285 e. 3rd st (betw c & d) 212-674-3778 – amy ouzoonian, patricia carragon, miriam stanley, chavisa woods, carolwierzbicki,marilyn sontag, daniel carter, danny shot, keith roach, susan sherman, slyung, jill rapaport, bruce weber, sy hakim, eleanor magid, diana kur, hersch silverman, mitch corber, jan schmidt and MANY MORE!-features come at 4pm. Show starts at 5pm curated by eve packer
05/27/07 The 12th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts, Theater for the New City with Jushi, Steve Canon, Judy Pine Bobe, Chris Jenifer, Brant Lyon, Susan Yung, Iris Berman, Evan , Wendy de Rossi, Eugenia Macer-Story, Susan Maurer, L.L. Cool J.C., Five Easy Peaces, Lissa Moira, Bina Sharif, Robert Roth, John Bredin, Danielle Buynak, Richard Fein, Len Rubin, Jay Chollick, Susan Stoltz, Patricia Carragon, Chavisa, Mindy Levokove, Westley Thomas, el-Anna Cornelius, Angela Valaria, Allan D. Goldschmidt- 155 First Avenue (between E.9th & 10th Streets) – Carbaret Theater- 5pm to 7pm – Free – Hosted by Jushi – Take the L, N, Q, R, W, 4, 5, 6 to 14th Street Union Square,F to 2nd Avenue or R, N to 8th Street
06/03/07 – Poetic License – Central Park’s Naumberg Bandshell, located in mid-park locatd in mid-park from 66th to 72nd Streets – 6pm to 10pm – with Bret Axel, Jane Ormerod, Liza Wolskey – Free – Open Mic -Hosted By Angela Peluso. Take the 1, 2, 3 to 72nd Street (Bway) & walk to the park
08/13/07 – The Colony Arts Center – 22 Rock City Road, – Woodstock, NY at 7pm – with Linda Lerner – open mic- Hosted by Phillip Levine 09/08/07 – Robin’s Bookstore at 108 S13th Street, Philadelphia, PA – 6pm – with Roxanne Hoffman – Hosted by Larry Robins
09/14/07 – Son of Pony Reading at The Cornelia St Cafe, 29 Cornelia St, NYC(just off Bleecker, West of 6th Ave) 6pm -with Tantra aka Saundra L. Williams- open mic- Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman
10/05/07-10/06/07 II Annual New York Book Fair Expo At St Demetrios Greek American School at 30 03 30 Drive Astoria, New York- Friday, October 5th, 2007 – Opening ceremony -6:00 PM to 8:00 PM -Saturday, October 6th, 2007-9:00 AM to 6:00 PM 10/29/07- Halloween Meow @ The Saturn Series at the Nightingale Lounge at 213 2nd Ave. at 13th St. – The East Village, NYC – Monday 7 – 10 PM – Hosted by Su Polo and David Elsasser -$3 cover plus $6 drink minimum – Open Mic
12/11/07-Women’s/Tran’s Poetry Jam & Open Mic series with Ellis Avery at Bluestockings Bookstore at 172 allen St between Stanton & Rivington Sts – 7PM -Open Mic- Suggested Donation $3-$5-Hosted by Vittorio Repetto
01/01/06 – Codex Solaris: The 12th Annual Alternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/ Performance Extravaganza at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday 2pm – Midnight (Patricia is scheduled between 2 – 4 pm)
01/08/06 – Book Signing Party at at The Oldest Bar Poetry Reading in the Village at The Back Fence 155 Bleecker Street (the corner of Thompson St.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – with Cheryl Boyce Taylor, Kareen Andrew Alfred and Jennifer Murphy. One drink minimum and Open Mic – Sunday 3 – 6 PM – Curated by Roxanne Hoffman and Brigid Murnaghan
01/31/06 – Readings on the Lower East Side at the LES Gallery at THE CLEMENTE SOTO VELEZ CULTURAL CENTER – 107 Suffolk Street, between Rivington Street and Delancey Street,the Lower East Side, NY – Tuesday, January 31- 8pm – co-features with Paul Takeuchi and Madeleine Beckman – $5 admission includes one drink – hosted by Marie Sabatino
04/05/06 – Cancelled -Teabag Poets’ Lounge – Silk Road Place, 30 Mott St, ground floor – in the back, Chinatown, NY – Wednesday, April 5 – 8 PM – $1 Cover plus one drink ($5) minimum- Hosted by Feliza Mirasol 04/24/06 – Hidden Treasure Reading Series – Johnny O’s, 2152 Westchester Avenue, Bronx,NY – Monday, April 24 – 8 PM – Open Mic – No Cover – Hosted by Mindy Matijasevic
05/27/06 – The New York Poetry Forum – Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’ & Airmen’s Club, 283 Lexington Avenue (between East 36th & 37th Streets), NY – Saturday, May 27 – 2pm – 6 PM – Open Mic – with Dr. Alfred Dorn, Vincent Tomeo, Wilda Gallagher & Juanita Torrence-Thompson – $3 for Members, $4 for Non-members – Hosted by Daniel Fernandez 05/28/06 – The 11th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts, Theater for the New City – 155 First Avenue (between E.9th & 10th Streets) – Carbaret Theater- 5pm to 7pm – Free – Hosted by Jushi
06/05/06 – Smut – Galapagos Art Space, 70 North 6th Street (between Wythe & Kent Streets), Williamsburg, Brooklyn – Monday, June 5 – 8 PM — Free – Hosted by Desiree Burch
06/07/06 – 8 MILLION STORIES Featuring NYC’s Best Story Tellers – PATRICIA CARRAGON BIG MIKE | JACK WILER | R NEMO HILL | THEO COATES | PACO/ AMEILIA TERRY- A GATHERING OF THE TRIBES 285 East 3rd Street (2nd Floor) Between Avenues C & D Alphabet City, NYC -7pm – $5 -Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman and Mitch Corber 212.674.8262
06/09/06 – Uptown Art Stroll -Poetry and Spoke Word Event – at the Cornerstone Center at Our Saviour’s Atonement Lutheran Church – 178 Bennett Ave. at W.189th St., Inwood, NY – with Evie Ivy, Carlo Baldi, Joy Leftow, Robert Dunn, David Elsasser, Su Polo, Robin Glasser, Urayoan Noel,Demetrius Daniel and others – Friday, June 9 – 7 PM — Free – Hosted by Joy Leftow
06/23/06 – 06/24/06 – NY BOOK EXPO at St Demetrios Greek American School – 30-03 30 Drive Astoria, Queens, NY – 5pm – 9pm – free Train N to 30 Avenue Station 07/06/06 – Tribute to St. Joan of Arc – art and poetry at A GATHERING OF THE TRIBES 285 East 3rd Street (2nd Floor) Between Avenues C & D Alphabet City, NYC – featured with Roxanne Hoffman, May Elizabeth Clark, John J. Trause, Joel Allegretti and more -7 PM – $5 Donation – Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman
07/16/05 – Beat Night NYC at The Cornelia St Cafe, 29 Cornelia St, NYC(just off Bleecker, West of 6th Ave) – Sunday 6:00 – 7:30pm – co-features with Evie Ivy, Hawley Hussey and Brant Lyon – $6 admission includes a drink – hosted by Larry Simon
7/23/06 – Book Signing Party at A GATHERING OF THE TRIBES 285 East 3rd Street (2nd Floor) Between Avenues C & D Alphabet City, NYC – Featuring Rogue Scholars’ Miriam Stanley, Patricia’s editors – Evie Ivy, Leigh Harrison and DeeAnne Gorman, plus Joshua Meander, who published Patricia’s poetry in Normad’s Choir (her first magazine publication) – starts at 6PM – Donation – OPEN MIC – Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman
8/12/06 – The Diversity Child Care Providers Association, Inc is sponsoring their 1st Annual Street Fiesta and Fair at East 112th Street between Madison & Park Avenues. Saturday, August 12 from 11 am to 7 pm. Patricia will be scheduled to perform from 12:50 pm to 1:05pm. Take the 6 train to 110th Street.8/16/06 – Book Signing Party at Teabag Poets’ Lounge – Silk Road Place, 30 Mott St, ground floor – in the back, Chinatown, NY – Wednesday, August 16 – 8 PM – $3 Cover plus one drink ($5) minimum- Special guests: Roxanne Hoffman, Evie Ivy, Amy Ouzoonian, Regie Cabico and Barbara Purcell – Hosted by Feliza Mirasol
8/27/06 -Phoenix Series – High Chai – 18 Avenue A, East Village -5:30pm -Readers include Bob Heman, Richard Fein, Michael Kendel, Susan Tepper, Ilene Starger, Michael Guida, Miles Tepper, Lee Kotrinsky, Patricia Carragon, Tom oleszczuk and Michael Graves- Hosted by Michael Graves – Free
8/30/06 – Green Pavilion Restaurant 4307-18th Ave.Bklyn, NY 718.435.4722- 7pm- By Subway: F to 18th Ave.- features with Charles Butler – $3 suggested donation + $5 food/beverage minimum – open mic – Hosted by Evie Ivy & Sol Rubin
9/06/06-4 HORSEMEN OPEN READING AT CORNELIA ST. CAFE – at The Cornelia St Cafe, 29 Cornelia St, NYC(just off Bleecker, West of 6th Ave) on Wednesday, September 6 at 6pm-8pm. Columbia, Bronx, Brooklyn and Jersey poets gather to read in the Village: SIMON PETTET, BILL ZAVATSKY, PATRICIA CARRAGON, BONI JOI, PETER KERNZ, BOB HART, BIG MIKE, PETE DOLACK, JOHN TRAUSE, JOE JOCAVINO, JIM KLEIN, EVIE IVY, CYNTHIA TORONTO, JOSH THOMPSON, MICHAEL COOK, ANGELO VERGA, THAD RUTKOWSKI – Hosted by Bob Quatrone- admission $6 gives you a drink
9/21/06-Book Signing Party at Seaburn Books – 33 – 18 Broadway between 33rd & 34th Streets in Astoria, Queens -7pm- Free admission – Open Mic
10/04/06 – 8 MILLION STORIES Featuring NYC’s Best Story Tellers – PATRICIA CARRAGON BIG MIKE | EVIE IVY |JACK TRICARICO | LARISSA SHMAILO | SUSAN L. YUNG – A GATHERING OF THE TRIBES 285 East 3rd Street (2nd Floor) Between Avenues C & D Alphabet City, NYC -6:30pm – $5 -Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman and Mitch Corber 212.674.8262
10/9/06- The Saturn Series at the Nightingale Lounge at 213 2nd Ave. at 13th St. – The East Village, NYC – Monday 7 – 10 PM – Hosted by Su Polo and David Elsasser -$3 cover plus $6 drink minimum – Open Mic
10/14/06- Benefit for One of Our Own: Frank Simone:Bruce Weber / Joanne Pagano Weber /Thaddeus Rutkowski/Larissa Shmailo / Roxanne Hoffman / Pete Dolack/ Miriam Stanley / Jane Ormerod / Jean Lehrman/Iris N. Schwartz / Robin Small-McCarthy / Patricia Carragon Tom Guarnera / more TBA -The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday 2pm – Hosted by Iris N. Schwartz & Miriam Stanley – $10 donation – Open Mic 11/11/06-CANCELLED-The Undercroft Cafe at Trinity Lutheran Church in Astoria with the Lion Heart Players- 2pm – $5 donation -Hosted by Ella Smith and Powell
11/12/06- LIVE MAGAZINE-Group Submissions -at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday, November 12- 2pm- Hosted by Jeff Wright
01/01/05 – Total Eclipse: The E.11th Annual Aternative New Year’s Day Spoken Word/ Performance Extravaganza at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday 2pm – Midnight (Patricia is scheduled between 2 – 4 pm)
Patricia at BPC’s 2005 New Year’s Celebration Total Eclipse
©2005 Roxanne Hoffman
01/16/05 – Beat Night NYC at The Cornelia St Cafe, 29 Cornelia St, NYC(just off Bleecker, West of 6th Ave) – Sunday6:30 – 7:30pm – co-features with Thaddeus Rutkowski, Alice B. Talkless and Madeline Artenberg
02/13/05 – Radomir’s TSUNAMI RELIEF NEW YORK at The Bowery Poetry Clu at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday 12-2PM – $5 admission for everyone -70% donation will go towards the Red Cross 02/07/05 – Cancelled – NEW DATE TO COME – Welcomed Words at the Rue de Jardin, located at 343 Garden St. in Hoboken, NJ
04/19/05 – Cancelled – The Dueling Trans-Atlantic Redheads hit the Poet-to-Poet Series at Caffï¿½ Vivaldi. at 32 Jones Street, off Bleecker Street between 6th & 7th Avenues – Greenwich Village, NYC – Co-features with Jane Ormerod – Tuesday 7:30 pm – $3 cover/ $5 food/ drink minimum – Open Mic
Patricia at The Oldest Bar Poetry Reading in the Village
© The Back Fence 2005
05/16/05 – May Flowers at The Oldest Bar Poetry Reading in the Village at The Back Fence 155 Bleecker Street (the corner of Thompson St.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – with John T.Trigonis and Patricia ( Moca Bebe) Simon. Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman and David Elsassar. One drink minimum and Open Mic – Sunday 3 – 5:30 PM
06/05/05 – Special Guest Feature at The Oldest Bar Poetry Reading in the Village at The Back Fence 155 Bleecker Street (the corner of Thompson St.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman – One drink minimum and Open Mic – Sunday 3 – 5:30 PM 10/05 – Teabag Open Mic @ Silk Road Place, 30 Mott Street, Chinatown, NYC – 8pm- co-features with Roxanne Hoffman and Jane Ormerod – $1 donation – Open Mic
Patricia at TEABAG Open Mic © TEABAG Open Mic 2005
06/10/05 – Teabag Open Mic @ Silk Road Place, 30 Mott Street, Chinatown, NYC – 8pm- co-features with Roxanne Hoffman and Jane Ormerod – $1 donation – Open Mic
07/21/05 – “The Flatbush Firecrackers” at the Spoken Words Cafe at 226 4th Avenue between Union & President Streets, Park Slope, Brooklyn – 7:30pm- co-features with Beatrice Diamond $3 cover plus food – Open Mic – Hosted by Robert Dunn of Poet-to-Poet 08/02/05 – “Astoria’s Goddesses” – The Park Slope Poetry Project Reading at St. John – St. Matthew Emanuel Lutheran Church at 283 Prospect Avenue, Brooklyn, NY- Tuesday at 7:30 pm – co-features with Madeline Artenberg – Hosted by William Duke and Daryl Lang – $5 donation – Open Mic
09/11/05 – 9/11 MEMORIAL & NYC CELEBRATION with poetry & readings at The Oldest Bar Poetry Reading in the Village at The Back Fence 155 Bleecker Street (the corner of Thompson St.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – from 3PM – 5:45PM – One drink minimum (No Open Mic) Curated by Roxanne Hoffman & Brigid Murnaghan
09/19/05 – The Saturn Series at the Nightingale Lounge at 213 2nd Ave. at 13th St. – The East Village, NYC – Monday 7 – 9:45 PM – Hosted by Su Polo and David Elsasser -$3 cover plus $6 drink minimum – Open Mic
09/26/05 – We Three Productions at the Telephone Bar at 149 Second Avenue between 9th and 10th St, the East Village, NYC – 8pm – Free Poetry and Prose – co-features with Mark Schofield, Matt Zimbelmann & Marie Sabatino
10/08/05 – Bowery Poetry Club for Radman Productions’s Hurricane Haven-A Relief Benefit at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday, October 8th from 12 noon to 1:30pm. Donation $5.00
10/09/05 – Park Plaza Restaurant at 220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark Street and Pineapple Walk, Brooklyn Heights, NY – Sunday at 2PM – $3 cover plus food – Open Mic – Hosted by Carol Kane & Jerry Jacobs
10/15/05 – “Astoria’s Goddesses” – SPARK OPEN MIC at the SPARK CAFE & ART CENTER at 161 West 22nd St.(bet. 6th & 7th Ave.)- Saturday 3PM-6PM – co-features with Madeline Artenberg – Hosted by Viviana Grell – $5 – Open Mic 10/18/05 – The Fish Bar at 237 E.5th Street – The East Village, NYC – Tuesday 7:30 – 10 PM – Hosted by Mick Lexington – No Cover – Open Mic
10/29/05 – A Night of Ghoulish Hallowe’en Poetry and Music at Shutters Cafe Bar and Restaurant – 433 West 34th Street – Saturday 8PM – one of the guest poets – $5 cover plus food and drink – Curated by Roxanne Hoffman and Brant Lyon
11/19/05 – Evie Ivy’s Evening of Dance and Poetry at A Gathering of the Tribes – 285 East 3rd Street (between C & D), The Lower East Side – 8PM – $10
12/19/05 – CANCELLED- Moran’s Tavern 501 Garden St. (NE Corner of 5th & Garden Streets) Hoboken, NJ 07030 – $3 cover plus drink – Open Mic – Hosted by Roxanne Hoffman and Allan Goldschmidt FEATURES 2004 03/16/04 – Poet-to-Poet Series at The Book Value Discount Bookstore – Astoria, Queens – Tuesday 7:30 – 9PM 04/17/04 Central Park Conservancy Poetry in the Park Series at the Charles A. Dana Discovery Center 110th Street between 5th and Lenox Aves. – Central Park, NYC – Saturday 3 – 6 PM
05/02/04 – The Oldest Bar Poetry Reading in the Village at The Back Fence 155 Bleecker Street (the corner of Thompson St.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – Sunday 3 – 5 PM 05/08/04 – Nomad’s Choir at St. Veronica’s Church 149 Christopher Street (Between Greenwich and Washington Sts.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – Saturday 2 – 6 PM **Sorry Cancelled!
06/13/04 – The Oldest Bar Poetry Reading in the Village at The Back Fence 155 Bleecker Street (the corner of Thompson St.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – Co-features with Iris Berman – Sunday 3 – 5 PM
06/20/04 – Poet-to-Poet Series at The Munch Cafe and Grill 71-60 Yellowstone Blvd. Forest Hills, Queens – Co-features with Roxanne Hoffman – Sunday 3 – 5 PM 07/11/04 – Third Annual Poetry Explosion at the Back Fence 155 Bleecker Street (the corner of Thompson St.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – Sunday 3 – 5 PM
07/18/04 – The Moroccan Star at 148 Atlantic Avenue (Between Henry Street & Clinton) – Downtown Brooklyn, NYC – Sunday 1 – 3 PM **Sorry Cancelled!
07/19/04 – Rodeo-Ristra at 230 Washington Street Avenue, Hoboken, NJ – Monday 8 – 11 PM 08/07/04 – Salient Saturday Series at The Bowery Poetry Club at 308 Bowery off Bleecker Street, Lower East Side – Saturday 12 Noon – 2 PM
08/09/04 – The Saturn Series at The Cellar at 325 East 14th Street (Between 1st & 2nd Aves.) – The East Village, NYC – Monday 7 – 9:45 PM 09/11/04 – Nomad’s Choir at St. Veronica’s Church 149 Christopher Street (Between Greenwich and Washington Sts.) – Greenwich Village, NYC – Saturday 2 – 6 PM **New York Woman/ New York Skyline Theme**
10/03/04 – The Moroccan Star at 148 Atlantic Avenue (Between Henry Street & Clinton) – Downtown Brooklyn, NYC – Co-features with Roxanne Hoffman – Sunday 1 – 3 PM
11/20/04 – Central Park Conservancy Poetry in the Park Series at the Charles A.Dana Discovery Center 110th Street between 5th and Lenox Aves. – Central Park, NYC – Co-features with Ngoma, Jane Ormerod, Alexis Beeth and Rob Waddell – Saturday 3 – 5 PM
Patricia at Magdalena Reading ©2004 Gloria Buono
11/30/04 – “Ladies Night” at The MAGDALENA Reading Series at the Nightingale Lounge at 213 2nd Ave. at 13th St., East Village,NYC – Co-features with Roxanne Hoffman and Jinny Ko – Tuesday 7:30PM
12/19/04 – Media Shower’s Poetry Series at the Crossroads Saloon at 2079 Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn, NYC – Sunday 2 – 4:30 PM