Stories with 'poetry' tag

National YoungArts Week 2019 Writers Reading

The National YoungArts Foundation is thrilled to welcome YoungArts Finalists to Miami for National YoungArts Week, its signature program held annually for artists ages 15–18 that aims to foster cross-disciplinary collaboration and community while offering Finalists the guidance needed to prepare for the next stage of their artistic development. During the intensive, week-long and all-inclusive […]

/ October 25, 2018


RESCHEDULED – Field Day – 3rd Annual Day Of Thrones

We are tapping into nostalgia (and some of the best days of school) by hosting our own Field Day, minus the bullies and awkward adolescence.  Co-presented by O, Miami; Commissioner Ken Russell; and The New Tropic, Day of Thrones is an epic, team-competition battle of “field day”-style games mixed with nerdy brain games and poetry. […]

/ March 22, 2018


Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant

Orchestra Miami’s Nicklaus Children’s Family Fun Series concludes at 3 PM  on Sunday, March 25th with “Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant” and “ A Treeful of Monkeys”, two delightful and witty pieces for children performed by the chamber ensemble of Orchestra Miami and narrator. What do you get when you mix a tuba with a baboon? […]

/ March 14, 2018


Speakfridays With Rob Lee!!

Miami’s Most Diverse Open Mic! An Eclectic Mix of Live Performances, With Special Surprise Guests!!! Theme of the Show: TBA Special Performances by: – HBO Def Poet M’Reld Green – Singer/Songwriter Keith Johns – Comedian Julie Baez – Comedian Vince Taylor   Live Art Music by: Alan Meneses aka Pazmal & E.L.E.M.E.N.T.S Hosted by: robert […]

/ September 22, 2017


Speakfridays with Rob Lee: WTF Millennials!!?

Miami’s Most Diverse Open Mic! An Eclectic Mix of Live Performances, With Special Surprise Guests!!! Theme of the Show: “WTF Millennials” Special Performances by: – Comedian Richy Leis – Recording Artist Roderick Live Art Music by: Alan Meneses aka Pazmal & E.L.E.M.E.N.T.S Hosted by: robert lee   *** Open Mic Sign Up & Happy Hour […]

/ August 9, 2017


Speakfridays with Rob Lee “The Taboo Show”

Miami’s Most Diverse Open Mic! An Eclectic Mix of Live Performances, With Special Surprise Guests!!! Theme of the Show: “Taboo” Special Performances by: – Comedian Kyle Grooms – Singer Songwriter Keba Williams – Singer Bianca Jade + More!! Live Art Music by: Alan Meneses aka Pazmal & E.L.E.M.E.N.T.S Hosted by: robert lee *** Open Mic […]

/ July 19, 2017


2nd Annual Day of Thrones Field Day

Join The New Tropic, O, Miami, & The Village of Palmetto Bay for the 2nd Annual Day of Thrones Field Day! Enjoy classic field day games with a brain vs brawn twist!

/ March 17, 2017


All the best things to do during the O, Miami poetry festival

Poetry is cool already, but O, Miami makes it awesome. These are our fave events for O, Miami’s month of poetic shenanigans.

/ March 31, 2017


Video: Clear skies for poetry in Liberty City

You are like a cookie on my plate.

/ May 2, 2016


Renda Writer: Poetry in art

He’s an artist and a poet all rolled into one. See how Renda Writer is turning words into art all across Miami with his handwritten murals.

/ August 12, 2015