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SPEAK UP!

  • Little Brother Brewing 348 South Elm Street Greensboro, NC, 27401 United States (map)

Speak Up! is an annual poetry performance event that began as a celebration of literary arts also approaches community concerns with a theme for each installment. The organizers are partnering with Little Brother Brewing for the third installment which will feature all-female poetry performances and raise funds for Women AdvaNCe on at 7 p.m. Nov. 3rd.

Tickets can be purchased for $15 in advance at and $20 at the door. Students can buy tickets at the door for $10.00 with a valid student ID. Food and beverages will be available throughout the evening for purchase from Litter Brother Brewing. All ticket proceeds and a portion of beverages will benefit Women AdvaNCe. A special #shepersists beer will also be on sale with a proceeds going to Women AdvaNCe.

The dais will includes spoken word poets, artists, educators and activists with the theme #shepersists. Please contact Antionette Kerr akerr@thewritefolks.net if you want to be included in the program (space is limited to 10). The poetrytopics will range from original pieces and inspirational poems by female artists. Doors will open at 6:30 pm and an open mic session will follow the show. Learn more here

Earlier Event: November 3
Pan Harmonia: Midday Music
Later Event: November 3
Montford Park Players: Othello