Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, December 20th!
Dec
20
7:00 PM19:00

Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, December 20th!

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Emrys is excited to announce a second monthly Open Mic Night at Joe's Place Bookstore in Greenville. Poets and storytellers of all sorts will each have 10 minutes to read from their work. The action gets rolling at 7:00. Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night.

Joe's Place Bookstore, 2 Williams Street, Greenville, SC 29601

 

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Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, January 17th!
Jan
17
7:00 PM19:00

Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, January 17th!

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Emrys is excited to announce a second monthly Open Mic Night at Joe's Place Bookstore in Greenville. Poets and storytellers of all sorts will each have 10 minutes to read from their work. The action gets rolling at 7:00. Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night.

Joe's Place Bookstore, 2 Williams Street, Greenville, SC 29601

 

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Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, November 15th!
Nov
15
7:00 PM19:00

Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, November 15th!

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Emrys is excited to announce a second monthly Open Mic Night at Joe's Place Bookstore in Greenville. Poets and storytellers of all sorts will each have 5 minutes to read from their work. The action gets rolling at 7:00. Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night.

Joe's Place Bookstore, 2 Williams Street, Greenville, SC 29601

 

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Nov
7
7:00 PM19:00

Emrys Open Mic, November 7th!

  • Tuesday, November 7, 2017
  • 7:00pm  8:00pm

Location: Chicora Alley in the "back room," 608B South Main Street in downtown Greenville. 

Readings begin promptly at 7pm.
There are spaces available for reading.  Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night. Each reader has five minutes at the microphone.
  
Free and open to the public. 
You do not have to read to attend--come to listen and enjoy!   

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Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, October 18th!
Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

Open Mic at Joe's Place Bookstore, October 18th!

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Emrys is excited to announce a second monthly Open Mic Night, starting Wednesday, October 18th, at Joe's Place Bookstore in Greenville. Poets and storytellers of all sorts will each have 5 minutes to read from their work. The action gets rolling at 7:00. Sign up by contacting us a emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night.

Joe's Place Bookstore, 2 Williams Street, Greenville, SC 29601

 

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Emrys Open Mic, October 3rd!
Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

Emrys Open Mic, October 3rd!

  • Tuesday, October 3, 2017
  • 7:00pm  8:00pm

Location: Chicora Alley in the "back room," 608B South Main Street in downtown Greenville. 

Readings begin promptly at 7pm.
There are spaces available for reading.  Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night. Each reader has five minutes at the microphone.
  
Free and open to the public. 
You do not have to read to attend--come to listen and enjoy!   

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Sep
5
7:00 PM19:00

Writers Helping Houston September 5th!

Emrys Friends, in light of Hurricane Harvey that devastated the Houston area, the Emrys Foundation will hold a fundraiser for Houston's Food Bank, September 5, 2017, Chicora Alley's "back room," 608 B S Main St, Greenville, 7 PM.  The event will take the place of our regularly scheduled Open Mic night. Two local writers have graciously donated their time to read for the cause:  Scott Gould, author of the recently published Strangers to Temptation from Hub City Press and Claire Bateman, NEA and Pushcart Prize winner. Please join us for this special evening as we come together to help Houston.

  Tickets are $10 and are available online and at the door.

 

 

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Aug
9
9:00 PM21:00

Local Legends: Improv Comedy Inspired by stories from Arthur McMaster August 11th, 9 PM at Coffee Underground!

Local Legends is the Alchemy Comedy Theater's flagship weekly improv show at Coffee Underground. Every Friday night a different local legend (person of note) tells their own local legends (personal stories) to inspire this fully improvised show.  The Emrys Journal receives 50% of the proceeds for Arthur's Local Legend night! Come out and see our new Emrys President in this improv and support the Emrys Journal!


The Alchemy Comedy Theater runs shows every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night at 7:30pm and 9:00pm in Greenville's iconic Coffee Underground theater at 1 East Coffee Street,  

Purchase tickets before the show at Eventbrite!

 

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Aug
1
7:00 PM19:00

Emrys Open Mic August 1st Cancelled, See you in September!

Location: Chicora Alley in the "back room," 608B South Main Street in downtown Greenville. 

Readings begin promptly at 7pm.
There are spaces available for reading.  Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night. Each reader has five minutes at the microphone.
  
Free and open to the public. 
You do not have to read to attend--come to listen and enjoy!   

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May
17
6:00 PM18:00

Emrys/Hub City contest winners Reading is Wednesday, May 17th at 6:00 PM!

Join four winners of the annual Hub City/Emrys Creative Writing Prizes reading from their winning works Wednesday, May 17 at 6 p.m. at the Hub City Bookshop, 186 W Main St.
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Fiction prize winner Erika Pertell of Spartanburg will read from her story, "Supper." Matt Matthews of Greenville, fiction runner-up, will read from "Charles Wesley Bartlett Saves the Day."

Jill A. Coyle of Travelers Rest, poetry winner, and James Raff of Greenville, poetry runner-up, also will read.

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May
2
7:00 PM19:00

Emrys Open Mic, May 2

Location: Chicora Alley in the "back room," 608B South Main Street in downtown Greenville. 

Readings begin promptly at 7pm.
There are spaces available for reading.  Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night. Each reader has five minutes at the microphone.
  
Free and open to the public. 
You do not have to read to attend--come to listen and enjoy!   

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Apr
29
7:00 PM19:00

Sarah Stickney Reading at M.Judson

Please join us for a reading by the winner of the first Emrys Chapbook Prize!

Location: M.Judson 130 South Main St.

"These poems are smart, savvy, and original. They will prompt 'a happy clapping' among their readers, accompanied by murmurs (and for the less timid: shouts) of delight." - Thomas Lux, 2016 judge

Find out more and discover why Sarah Stickney's, "Portico" is the winner of last year's prize!

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Apr
4
7:00 PM19:00

Emrys Open Mic Tuesday April 4

Location: Chicora Alley in the "back room," 608B South Main Street in downtown Greenville. 

Readings begin promptly at 7pm.
There are spaces available for reading.  Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night. Each reader has five minutes at the microphone.
  
Free and open to the public. 
You do not have to read to attend--come to listen and enjoy!   

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Mar
7
7:00 PM19:00

Emrys Open Mic

Location: Chicora Alley in the "back room," 608B South Main Street in downtown Greenville. 

Readings begin promptly at 7pm.
There are spaces available for reading.  Sign up by contacting us at emrys.info@gmail.com, or take your chances that night. Each reader has five minutes at the microphone.
  
Free and open to the public. 
You do not have to read to attend--come to listen and enjoy!   

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