NYC's Poetry Open Mic, Guest hosted by Lissa Piercy Signups and doors at 8pm. 20, 3-minute slots, first come, first served. $10 admission. Advance discount tickets: $7 http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2734821 Join the PoetNY OpenMic community on IG @poetny & Twitter @poetinnewyork
FEATURE POET Tarishi MIDNIGHT Shuler is a native of New Haven, CT he now resides in Brooklyn, NY. He has performed all across the country and outside the country as well.
He has been performing at the National Poetry Slam every since 2011. He performed on HOT97 for 15th anniversary of 9/11
He was the 2016 Slam Master of the CT National Poetry Slam Team Verbal Slap
He was the 2011, 2012 & 2016 CT Grand Slam Champion He won the McDonald's McCafe Poetry Slam in NYC in 2010, 2012, 2013 & 2016
He is the 2017 Lizard King of The Lizard Lounge in Cambridge, MA He won the 2016 & 2017 Yale Peabody Martin Luther King Jr Slam
He has opened for many notable individuals such as Saul Williams, Grammy nominated Dwele, President Bill Clinton, Abiodun of the Last Poets and others.
The most important thing to Tarishi is GOD and letting people know that there voices need to be heard. "Your voice is as vital as breathing" - Tarishi M. Shuler