The Word

AN OPEN MIC FOR POETS, STORYTELLERS AND FABULISTS

June 21, 2018

Thursday at 7:30pm

The Word is in collaboration with The Muse Writers Center, Hampton Roads Writers, and Tidewater Writers.

The Word welcomes diverse voices and fans of poetry, spoken word, and all forms of creative writing. We encourage all ages and backgrounds to come together and share in the mutual adoration of words. The Z provides a platform for writers to share their work while fostering a comfortable, laid-back, and encouraging atmosphere. This is your chance to take the mic! Read your own work or share a favorite.

Admission is a suggested $5 donation.

Those looking to speak/perform may sign up at the door. Limited spots!

 

Mitch Barrett

presented by Tidewater Friends of Acoustic Music

June 23, 2018

Saturday at 7:30pm

Award winning singer, songwriter and storyteller Mitch Barrett draws from his Appalachian heritage in celebrating the joys and struggles of everyday life. This 2009 Telluride Troubadour and 2 time Merlefest winner brings the philosophy of the mountains to the contemporary stage in story & song.

AppalachianFunkyFolksyRastaBluesman Mitch Barrett is one of Kentucky’s most sought-after and talented singer, songwriter and storytellers. Mitch’s music draws from his Appalachian heritage and the values it instilled: agrarian work ethic, simple living, the importance of family and celebrating the joys and the struggles of everyday life through music and song.

Presented by Tidewater Friends of Acoustic Music

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NO DISCOUNTS OR COUPONS ARE VALID FOR THIS SHOW

WORKSHOP – Mitch Barrett

presented by Tidewater Friends of Acoustic Music

June 23, 2018

Saturday 1-3pm

We are really excited to offer a special workshop with award-winning songwriter & storyteller Mitch Barrett on Saturday, June 23rd from 1-3 PM. Mitch will be performing later that evening as part of our partnership with Tidewater Friends of Acoustic Music, and we’ve asked him to come in earlier to share his unique skill with all interested comers. Mitch’s workshop is a great way for performers of all kinds, from actors to songwriters to storytellers, to add new skills to their repertoire and discover fresh approaches for connecting with an audience. An example of Mitch’s style can be found on YouTube here:

The workshop is only $30, and is limited to 15 participants.

Presented by Tidewater Friends of Acoustic Music

PLEASE NOTE: THIS LINK IS NOT FOR TICKETS TO THE EVENING CONCERT.

NO DISCOUNTS OR COUPONS ARE VALID FOR THIS SHOW

Plan B Comedy

An Improv Show!

June 24, 2018

Sunday at 5pm

Plan B Comedy brings their unique energy and fun to The Z for an improv show! This is the final show at The Z before we move!!! Absolute last! It’s all made up on the spot based on suggestions from you, the audience. We literally can’t do it without you!

$10 online

$15 at the door