New for the seventh season of WWBA signature series Walking with Whitman: Poetry in Performance is a Community Open Mic featured every first Friday in March, April, May, October, November and December.
Warm up the featured poet of the month by reciting YOUR poems. A musical prelude to follow before the reading, Q&A and book signing of the featured Poet.
This event is open to the public. Refreshments served.
2017 Program Schedule
WWBA presents poets:
Friday, March 3rd: Martin Espada
Friday, April 7th: Patricia Spears Jones
Friday, May 5th: Wendy Barker
Friday, October 6th: Ian Griffiths
Friday, November 3rd: Dorianne Laux
Friday, December 1st: David Amran
5:30pm Sign up for Community Open (Online pre-registration recommended. Walk-ins are welcome)
6:00pm Open Mic performances begin
7:30pm Musical prelude w/ the Tommy Santoriello Trio
8:00pm Poetry Reading, Q&A, Book Signing
High School Students are free.
Special series pricing for all 6 programs (March, April, May, Oct, Nov. Dec.)
$40 Members (6 programs) $20 savings
$75 Non-Members (6 programs) $15 savings
For tickets visit www.waltwhitman.org or phone (631) 427-5240 ext. 115
Join now to take advantage of member savings for the 6 programs.
$20 Students,Teacher, Senior, Veteran ($30 savings)
$30 Individual ($20 savings)
$40 Family ($10 savings)