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The Poetry Cafe and Abyss & UpRite Lions

May 28, 2016 at 6pm

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Hosted by poet, educator, and entertainer, Josephus III, the Poetry Café is a monthly open mic and weekly radio show on WNAA 90.1FM that features poetry, spoken word and music by local and internatinoally-acclaimed artists alike. As Josephus III says, “the goal is building community through sharing our lives and telling our stories. Life is a stage! We want you to come join ours!” On Saturday, May 28, the Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series will combine the Poetry Café’s finely-curated cast of poets and musicians with live musical sets by Georgia’s nationally recognized spoken word poet and musician, Abyss, and Las Vegas-by-way-of-Greensboro hip hop favorites, the UpRite Lions. This will be an evening of interactive, inspirational, soulful poetry and music that will have you moving, snapping, and clapping.

www.josephusiii.com 

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Location

1500 Dans Rd, Greensboro, NC 27401, United States
Jimmie I. Barber Park
1500 Dans Rd, Greensboro, NC 27401, United States

Contact

ArtsGreensboro
info@artsgreensboro.org
336-373-7523
https://www.artsgreensboro.org/

Location Info

For all concerts, grounds will open at 5pm, with the opening act starting at 6pm and the headliner starting at 7pm—unless indicated otherwise. All concerts should end by 8:30pm.

Parking

Over 250 paved parking places are available within Barber Park. Overflow parking will be made available at the Hayes-Taylor YMCA. Volunteers and signage will be on-site to help you find safe and convenient parking.

Please refrain from parking along streets in the surrounding residential neighborhoods.

Park Rules

Alcohol will be on-sale, therefore North Carolina law stipulates that no outside alcohol may be brought into the event. All alcohol purchased at the event must be consumed within the confines of the amphitheater/designated event area.

  • No weapons or firearms
  • No animals or pets
  • No fires or grills
  • No unauthorized vehicles driving or parking on unpaved surfaces

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