Poetrypalooza Tour 2012
The ZZyZx WriterZ, California homegrown musicians, poets, artists, performers, educators, artistic non-profit organizations, and aficionados invite you on their
50-mile, one month long celebration of poetry!
Presented by the ZZyZx WriterZ,
Sponsored by the Nuvein Foundation for the Arts;
Join us in THE celebration of poetry in all its incarnations while supporting local artists, promoting local businesses, educating, and encouraging all to network and continue building a web of diverse creative expression, where else, than in Southern California!
The tour kicks off Friday, August 3rd in Lincoln Heights, second home of the ZZyZx WriterZ @ The Cafe in the Heights! then hopping each day for 12 days every Fri.,Sat., and Sun, August 3rd-26th, to a different destination from East to West showcasing local visual artists, poetry readings, poetry workshops, live music, performance art, dance, and much more!
The tour will visit several meccas of poetry and expression throughout the San Gabriel Valley, Los Angeles, and the Westside as: Beyond Baroque, the Claremont Forum, Portfolio Coffeehouse, UPMA: Old Town La Puente Artwalk, and culminating in its Grand Finale on Sunday, August 26th at the Last Bookstore in Downtown Los Angeles!
Come early and sign up for the open mike! Each night, the first 5 sign ups will be automatically entered into the raffle to win one of the following: a ZZyZx WriterZ Anthology, Poetrypalooza t-shirt, featured artist print/piece, or featured performer/poet items, books, cds.
For more information, tour schedule, and contributor and poet/performer bios visit our NEW website:
and our Facebook page: Poetrypalooza
POETRYPALOOZA -- POETRY IN LIFE!