True, personal stories on a common theme, shared in front of a live audience. Mistakes Were Made: True Confessions, New Year’s Resolutions, and Lessons Learned (eventually). Readers include: Mary Finucane — Texting Leah Ruekberg – Easy Money Jennifer Case – Confessions of a Recovering Perfectionist Melissa Pheterson – Career Missteps Deb Serling – Fishing for Trouble […]
Come on out and celebrate our second birthday with readings from 10 of our favorite writers from 2018. (Readers will include: Nadia Ghent, Robert Shelton, Kevin Watt, David Holloway, Dominique Spikes, Erin Julian, Christine Green, Marvelous Marvin, Alex Sanchez, and George Steele.) There’ll be party hats, cake, and prizes! Who knows? Maybe we’ll have a […]
Take a break from the stress of the holiday season and sip a craft cocktail while enjoying the short prose and poetry readings of nine local writers. This will be an open-topic event, which means anything goes. This is the Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa/Festivus gift you deserve! Doors open at 12:30 pm. 21 and Over with Proper ID. […]
We’re thrilled to be heading into our third year of Speak Easy and to be announcing our 2019 schedule! Besides our many very popular open-topic events, we’ll be bringing back our Halloween-themed Strange Tales reading in October, and we’ll again be part of the Rochester Cocktail Revival in May with our Stories with Cocktails event. […]
The weather may be hot, but we’ll be keeping things cooooooool at Cheshire with some tasty cocktails and some great writing. Come hear 9 local writers share their short works. It’s an open topic event, so anything goes. Readers for this event include: Erica Bryant, Evvy Fanning, Karen Faris, Nadia Ghent, David Holloway, Victor Kogan, […]
Rochester Spoken Word is proud to be part of the inaugural Ladder Literary Conference sponsored by our friends at Writers & Books! While the conference itself will take place on Saturday June 16th (Bloomsday), there’ll be a whole weekend of literary events connected to it. One of those events will be Speak Easy at Cheshire. […]
Come listen to the voices of tomorrow share their written works on stage. Co-Sponsored by Rochester Spoken Word and Writers and Books, Listening to the Future: An Evening of Prose and Poetry from Area High School Students promises to be an entertaining and thoughtful event. Modeled after the popular Speak Easy Series hosted by Rochester Spoken Word monthly at […]
Rochester Poets June Reading featuring poet LYDIA MILLER followed by our Open Mic, in the Living Room at Legacy at Cranberry Landing. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Refreshments served. Open to the public. FREE admission; donations encouraged.