Open Mic Night
Open Mic at MoAD is going virtual! All interested readers, please sign up to perform below. For those interested in being part of the audience, no need to rsvp.
Sign up to perform below. Everyone is welcome.
OPEN MIC THURSDAYS continue. Because we remain closed due to the global pandemic COVID-19, we will host our Open Mic online via ZOOM. Because we had such an awesome first virtual open mic, we will bring them to you TWICE per month instead of once. Look for MoAD Open Mic this month on the FIRST & THIRD THURSDAYS during the closure. Because we love MoAD and MoAD loves you!
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Here are the instructions for joining via ZOOM:
Hosted by poet Nia McAllister, join us for an evening of spoken word, featuring amazing poets from throughout the Bay Area. Participate or just watch. Everyone is welcome.
Our Featured Artist:
Danyeli Rodriquez Del Orbe
Danyeli (pronounced Dan-Jelly) is a Dominican, Bronx-raised community organizer, writer, and spoken word performer. Her work raises awareness around issues of race, gender, and migration. She has been featured by Bronx Museum of Arts, People En Espanol Magazine, and became a 2020 recipient of the Define American Immigrant Artist Fellowship. In December 2019, Danyeli self-published her first collection of poetry, periodocos de ayer, a lover’s archive. In addition, she is also the co-founder and co-host of loose accents, a Latinx podcast that highlights the immigrant experiences of the East and West coast.