Upcoming Events

July

7.10: Jennifer Whalen, Darryl Ratcliff, Courtney Marie, Christopher Hughes, Fatima Hirsi, Edyka Chilomé.
What: Looped
When: 7:30 pm
Where: The Wild Detectives, 7th St, Bishop Arts
Hosted by: Leah Tieger. Read More.

Lit Hop Poster 2 7.30: Deep Ellum Lit Hop
What: 5 Venues, many beer labels
When: 6:00 pm – Read More
Where: Drugstore Cowboy, Kettle Arts, Deep Vellum Books, The Armory, Wit’s End.
Hosted by: Sebastian Paramo and Courtney Marie


Meet SUZA KANON: WS 2016 Summer Intern
Suza’s poetry was first anthologized in 2001 and her 2003 vinyl releases earned her an ASCAP membership. She has performed as a featured reader at Mad Swirl and participates regularly in other Dallas lit and arts scenes. Suza attends UTD and has worked professionally in grant consultation since 2005.

June

Renée Rossi 6.2: Renee Rossi and Jeff Davis
What: First Hearings
When: 7 pm
Where: The Wild Detectives, 7th St, Bishop Arts
Hosted by: Charles Dee Michell
Read More.

 

Children’s Theater Workshop
Week I Ages 5-10, Week II Ages 10-14
When: June 6-9 and June13-17th: 11-12:15
Where: Hampton Illinois Branch of Dallas Public Library — Free! Call 214-670-7646 to register.  
Instructor: Maggie Smith –
This is a great opportunity for young children to get an introduction to the world of improvisation and acting.

 

13323745_10208810002742601_1472994368499410953_o 6.18: Chris Merlick and The Duchampaphone
What: ArtSpeak
When: 8:30 pm
Where: Mighty Fine Arts, 409A N. Tyler St.
Hosted by Steve Cruz in conjunction with exhibition opening of Monique Jannette

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Tatiana Ryckman 6.22: Huynh, Redmond, Ryckman, moth face
What: Pegasus Reading Series
When: 7 pm
Where: Kettle Arts Gallery, Deep Ellum
Hosted by: Sebastian Paramo and Courtney
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May

5.10: Oral Fixation
What: “Icing on the Cake”
When: 8 pm
Where: Dallas City Performance Hall
Created and Directed by Nicole Stewart Schlesinger
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Melissa Ginsburg

4.12 Melissa Ginsburg
with Merritt Tierce
What: First Hearings
When: 7 pm
Where: The Wild Detectives, 8th and Bishop
Hosted by: Charles Dee Mitchell

Melissa Ginsburg is joined by Merritt Tierce for reading and discussion of her new book.
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5.19: Three Literary Short Films
           By Richard Bailey
When: 7:30 pm
Where: The Margo Jones Theater in Fair Park

Tropic Pictures Filmmaker Richard Bailey presents film and Q/A. Read More.

5.20: Obbie West
What: Dallas Poetry Slam
When: 8 pm
Where: Heroes, Greenville Ave.
Hosted by: Rock Baby, GNO and Candy
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5.21 Sweetloaf @ Art Speedbump Tour
What: ArtSpeak Underground
When: 2 pm
Where: Mighty Fine Arts, 409A N. Tyler St.
 
Performance art in conjunction with the Oak Cliff Speed Bump Tour of artists’  studios in the vibrantly happening 75208. Featuring a close encounter of the 1st kind with artists such as Chuck and George (The Brians), Ray-Mel Cornelius, Loretta Gonzales, Rosie Lindsey, Steve Cruz and many more. Here’s the Skinny and map of where/who.

 

5.25: Pegasus Reading Series
When: 7:30 pm
Where: Kettle Arts Gallery, Deep Ellum
Hosts: The fab Courtney Marie and Sebastian Paramo
 
Voted “Best Poetry Night” by Dallas Observer  Read More. 

April

4.1: Karen Finley
What: The Jackie Look
When: 8:30 pm
Where: The Kessler Theater, 1230 W. Davis St.
Tickets: $25

Performance Karen Finley comes to WordSpace. Read More. 

 

4.13: Oral Fixation
What: “Pulling Teeth”
When: 8 pm
Where: Dallas City Performance Hall
Created and Directed by Nicole Stewart Schlesinger
Buy Tickets
 

 

4.14: Members Salon
Who: Heimberg and Huffaker on Ted Kooser
When: 7 pm
Where: RSVP, wordspace@wordspace.us
 
Classic WordSpace Salon. Read More.

 

4.15: ICON
What: Dallas Poetry Slam
When: 8 pm
Where: Heroes, Greenville Ave.
Hosted by: Rock Baby, GNO and Candy
 Read More.

 

4.21: Dawn Lundy Martin
What: African Diaspora: New Dialogues
When: 7:30 pm
Where: South Dallas Cultural Center, 3400 S. Fitzhugh
 
WordSpace is honored to partner with South Dallas Cultural Center to bring award winning writers of the African Diaspora. Dawn Lundy Martin is le bombe, bebe:  Read More.

 

4.27: Edwards, Leverone, Rock
What: Pegasus Reading Series
When: 7:30 pm
Where: Kettle Arts Gallery, Deep Ellum
Hosts: The fab Courtney Marie and Sebastian Paramo
 
Voted “Best Poetry Night” by Dallas Observer.   Read More. 

 

4.30: The Sutcliffes
What: ArtSpeak
When: 8:30 pm
Where: Mighty Fine Arts, 409A N. Tyler St.
 
Performance art in conjunction with Clay Stinnett’s exhibition opening. Read More. 

 

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