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The Word: An Open Mic for Poets, Storytellers and Fabulists

The Word is in collaboration with Zeiders American Dream Theater, The Muse Writers Center, Hampton Roads Writers, and Tidewater Writers. The Word welcomes diverse voices and fans of poetry, spoken word, and all forms of creative writing. We encourage all ages and backgrounds to come together and share in the mutual adoration of words. The…

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The Word: An Open Mic for Poets, Storytellers and Fabulists

Back IN PERSON! The Word is in collaboration with Zeiders American Dream Theater, The Muse Writers Center, Hampton Roads Writers, and Tidewater Writers. The Word welcomes diverse voices and fans of poetry, spoken word, and all forms of creative writing. We encourage all ages and backgrounds to come together and share in the mutual adoration…

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The Word: An Open Mic for Poets, Storytellers and Fabulists

Back IN PERSON! The Word is in collaboration with Zeiders American Dream Theater, The Muse Writers Center, Hampton Roads Writers, and Tidewater Writers. The Word welcomes diverse voices and fans of poetry, spoken word, and all forms of creative writing. We encourage all ages and backgrounds to come together and share in the mutual adoration…

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The Norfolk Word Art Show

Join us for an open mic for presenting any original written words – material from Poets, Songwriters, Comedians, Playwrights.  If you can write it we’d like to hear it. Hosted by Teech! Featured Performer: Terra Leigh Sign up in person starting at 6:45. Join us early for a sneak peek of Autumn Wilson’s Art Exhibit.…

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The Norfolk Word Art Show

Join us for an open mic for presenting any original written words – material from Poets, Songwriters, Comedians, Playwrights.  If you can write it we’d like to hear it. Hosted by Teech! Featured Performer: Terra Leigh Sign up in person starting at 6:45. Join us early for a sneak peek of Autumn Wilson’s Art Exhibit.…

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The Norfolk Word Art Show

Join us for an open mic for presenting any original written words – material from Poets, Songwriters, Comedians, Playwrights.  If you can write it we’d like to hear it. Hosted by Teech! Featured Performer: Terra Leigh Sign up in person starting at 6:45. Join us early for a sneak peek of Autumn Wilson’s Art Exhibit.…

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Student Reading at Plaza del Sol

Join The Muse Writers Center as we celebrate the work of our Spring/Summer 2022 students as they share their writing from the past session! This event will be held in person at Plaza del Sol (two doors down from The Muse). Table are first-come first-served, so plan to arrive early, order some food and drinks,…

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Virtual Student Reading

Join The Muse Writers Center as we celebrate the work of our Spring/Summer 2022 students as they share their writing from the past session! This event will be held via Zoom webinar. Register to WATCH the reading live Register to PARTICIPATE as a reader (only open to students who have taken a Muse class, workshop,…

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Short Short Playwriting Project Stage Reading

Join us for this special staged reading. Four playwrights were chosen for the short short playwriting project in July. In six weeks their ideas turned into scripts and assigned to a director at the Little Theatre Norfolk. Come see the results of this annual experiment. A Q and A with the playwrights hosted by their…

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Show & Grow Your Prose

Join us (in-person!) for Show and Grow Your Prose! Don’t miss the chance to get free, professional feedback on your written work. Presenters will read up to ten minutes of their material, which will be followed by another ten minutes of feedback from our guest critiquers Lauran Strait and Michael Khandelwal. If you desire, your…

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