RegE Gaines; 4th Thursday Open Mic @ Space Bar Internet Cafe

 
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01/24/2013 - 7:30pm
01/24/2013 - 10:00pm
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The Space Bar Internet Cafe Presents:

4th Thursday Open Mic – Jihmye

7454 University Ave., La Mesa, CA 91942

Thursday, January 24, 2013

7:30 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Feature Poet is RegE Gaines

with host Jim Moreno

Come express yourself in public― Spoken word, song, music, & dance

Coffee & Tea, Smoothies & Deli

The Space Bar is the East City Center for Fair Trade Coffee

This month's feature is RegE Gaines

RegE Gaines will present a stage reading workshop of his new solo performance piece, The Last Celebrity, world premiering Feb 15th-17th, 2013, at Art House Productions in Jersey City. The Last Celebrity is a collection of poems and monologues telling the story of reg e's accidental brush with fame, from obscure street poet to author and lyricist of the Tony award-winning musical, Bring In Da Noise/Bring In Da Funk.

RegE Gaines is a two time Tony Award and Grammy Award nominee for Bring In Da Noise/Bring In Da Funk and winner of the 2003 Downtown Urban Theater Festival’s Best Play Award, Other Aspects. He is a Nuyorican Poets Café Grand Slam champion and has appeared on Seasons four and five of HBO's Def Poetry. reg e is returning for his fifth term as Artistic Director of the 2013 New York City Downtown Urban Theater Festival.