Are you looking for a nice, relaxing but exciting atmosphere? Maybe a few cheap drinks, food and live music? or how about some heartfelt poetry performed by some Brooklyn’s best poets? If that sounds like you, then Friday, Aug. 30th, The Street Poets NYC are holding their monthly open mic, Thee Open Mic at The Street Poets Den on 80 Vernon Avenue in Brooklyn, N.Y. Located in the heart of Brooklyn, this is one poetry/music event you don’t want to miss.
This month’s open mic, which is called Thee Open Mic: Possible will be hosted by street poet Hrsh Reyalitee and will be featuring the popular Brooklyn rapper Nina B who has been featured on Hot 97 and whose hit songs include Streets Talk To Me and You Know Who I am. Nina will also be showing off her new clothing line, ImSew.
Beside music and poetry, The Street Poets Den is a huge warehouse packed with beautiful art that is created on the spot during Thee Open Mic. These artists paint, draw and sketch by request.
The Street Poets motto is Powerful is a lifestyle, and they certainly lead a powerful lifestyle as this month they will also be featuring the newest segment to the show, Thee Cypher. Thee Cypher will be a rap battle where rappers compete with the best rhymes and best punchlines for a cash prize. Thee Cypher will be held during the intermission of the show and will be hosted by street poets Supah and Neo Soul.
Admission to this event is $10 with free drinks the entire night. It will be held from 8 p.m to 2 a.m.There is also a smoking room and an outdoors area. All are encouraged to come out for a night of music, art, poetry and LOVE