Open Mic Night

Our first Open Mic, Tuesday, Sept. 7, at 7pm will be offered via ZOOM! Please join us and you can ask for a spot to read when you join the zoom meeting or just join and listen. Here’s the link to join the meeting:

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 897 577 3854
Passcode: 576827

First Tuesdays | 7:00–8:30pm
We are closely monitoring changes to the COVID guidelines and will keep the safety of our attendees as a priority. Any restrictions will be specified one week prior to each event. We will post these restrictions here and on our homepage.

Free ($5 suggested donation or whatever you can do) and open to the public

The Newark Arts Alliance holds a monthly Open Mic Night dedicated to poetry, prose, and performance. Traditional poetry, spoken word, haiku, experimental verse – all are welcome! Short-shorts of fiction and memoir – tell us your stories! A performance piece? An acoustic music performance? Go for it!

Join us at the mic or just come to listen and support the arts. Check out our current exhibition while you’re here. Our new emcees and event coordinators starting this fall are: Lois and Michael Hoffman, Robin Hill Page Glanden and Kenny Gladen. Our new times are 7-8:30pm. Soft drinks/waters for sale for $1. Bring your own “anything if you like”.

Our Fall dates are:

Tuesday, September 7, 7-8:30pm
Tuesday, October 5, 7-8:30pm
Tuesday, November 2, 7-8:30pm

Please wear a mask. We will limit guests to 30. Speakers/performers do not have to wear a mask while performing.