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DJM Presents Spoken Word OPEN MIC!

February 9 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Spoken Word OPEN MIC! at the McKinney Center in the Storytelling Capital of the World, Jonesborough, TN.   Please join hosts, Lee Lindsey and Lori Olmstead for an evening of story and poetry, open mic.  NO Theme!  NO Competition! NO Censorship!

One rule, your time on stage must be ten minutes or less.  Sign up begins at 6:30 and show at 7pm.  Typically we are out by 8:45pm with between 7-9 participants signing up.

FREE ADMISSION!  COME JOIN US!  Bring your ten minutes of SPOKEN WORD to share with an enthusiastic and safe audience.  BEST FOR THOSE 16 AND OLDER PLEASE!


February 9
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


McKinney Arts Center
103 Franklin Ave.
Jonesborough, TN 37659 United States
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To list an event, contact davidjoe@davidjoemiller.com.

This Spoken Word calendar and its listings are curated by David Joe Miller, professional storyteller and executive director of David Joe Miller Presents! David Joe has been a professional storyteller and narrative consultant since 1989 and has entertained audiences such as Disney, World Bank, The Library of Congress, The Smithsonian and former Vice President, Al Gore. David Joe not only tells stories but he also consults with small businesses, corporations and organizations as he trains leaders in the importance and effectiveness of “storytelling” in the workplace, with donors and with clients. He has worked with World Bank, Citi-Bank, Pfizer, Philips Medical Devices and The Nature Conservancy as well as several other Fortune 500 corporations and leading non-profits. Find more information at www.davidjoemiller.com.