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Tuesday, July 30 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm
The Poetorium at Starlite Reading Series & Open Mic

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The Poetorium at Starlite

Last Tuesday Night of the Month 7pm – 10pm
Open Mic Signup starts at 6:30pm
Admission: Free (but a hat will be passed to pay our feature)
Starlite Bar and Gallery, 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA

Please join us on July 30th for our new monthly open mic and featured poetry reading series The Poetorium at Starlite hosted by Paul Szlosek and Ron Whittle. It will be a full evening of poetry and spoken word starting with a brief interview on stage with the night’s featured poet Genie Johnson (First Place Winner in the 12th Annual Julius Sokenu Poetry Awards), followed by a poetry reading by our feature, a 10 minute tribute to a dead poet by a guest reader, a short intermission, and then the open mic (with 5 minute slots for each reader).

For more information, please contact us at: poetorium@protonmail.com





Co- Founder/ Co-Host
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Paul Szlosek

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite
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Ron Whittle

Co-Founder/Co-Host, The Poetorium at Starlite
Ron Whittle born in Worcester, MA in 1947. Ron was educated in his home town of Shrewsbury Massachusetts Class of 1966. Further education came by way of the U.S. Navy, Veteran of the Vietnam conflict,  Apollo 13 recovery team and 45 years of family living. Ron divides his time between... Read More →

Readers/Speakers
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Genie Johnson

Genie Johnson is a poet and writer currently enrolled as a student at Quinebaug Valley Community College in Danielson, CT. Her poetry has been published in The Chronicle, and she won First Place in the Annual Julius Sokenu Poetry Awards in 2019, as well as Second Place in 2018. Genie... Read More →



Tuesday July 30, 2019 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Starlite Bar & Gallery 39 Hamilton Street, Southbridge, MA, USA


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