FRIDAY, MAY 7, 2010
6 PM | CORNELIA STREET CAFE
SON OF A PONY POETRY SERIES
ROBERT GIBBONS & ICE
NYC's Best Open POETRY Mike
Hosted by Kat Georges
Robert Gibbons is published poet, and unique spoken word artist who frequents many hot spots on the New York poetry scene. He has more than 15 years of teaching experience as a classroom teacher, and presently is a curriculum writer for the New York Junior Tennis League.
ICE is a New York based multi media artist. The producer, author, of a self named cd and dvd purchase on cd.baby.com and film baby.com with a strong focus on performance, she’s read in Boston, Portland,Philadelphia, Eugene, San Francisco and more. Published in a variety of anthology’s, online publications, is a founding editor of Uphookpress, an annual judge and feature at Cuny college Poetry Festival, and she annually attends Juniper summer writers institute at UMass with Mark Doty, Matthew Zapruder, and Dara Wire...
The featured reading follows the fabulous Son of a Pony open reading at the cafe. Poet/convivial mistress of ceremonies Kat Georges hosts. Doors open at 5:45 p.m.; the open reading begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $7, which includes a free drink.
Cornelia Street Cafe is at 29 Cornelia Street, between W. 4th Street & Bleecker, just around the corner from the W. 4th Street subway station. Phone: 212-989-9319. www.corneliastreetcafe.com