Posts by: Shy Watson

Notable Philadelphia: 8/1–8/7

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Tuesday 8/1: Oral Presentations (Comedy Show). 8:30 p.m. at Good Good Comedy Theater, $5.

Wednesday 8/2: Summer Coven: Had Me at Blast. Featuring: Alina Pleskova, Amy Saul-Zerby, Nicole Steinberg, Gina Myers, and Elizabeth Scanlon. 8 p.m. at Martha.

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Notable Philadelphia: 7/18–7/24

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Tuesday 7/18: Chasing Windmills Reading Series, featuring: Kate Barss, Faye Chevalier, Derrick Johnson, and Becca Khalil. 7 p.m. at Black Sheep Pub.

PUFF Presents: The Evil Within movie screening. 8 p.m. at Tattooed Mom, $5.

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Notable Philadelphia: 7/11–7/17

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Tuesday 7/11: Sundrunk: Here & There. Featuring: Alexa Smith, Tamara Oakman, and Jared Levy. 7 p.m.–9 p.m. at Crime & Punishment Brewing.

Wednesday 7/12: Tomgirl: 6.9 with DJ Haram. 10 p.m.–2 a.m. at The Dolphin.

Open Mic hosted by Kelvin Cochrane.

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Notable Philadelphia: 7/4–7/10

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Tuesday 7/4: “What to the Slave Is the 4th of July” Serve the People BBQ & Potluck. 2 p.m. at Malcolm X Park.

Wednesday 7/5: Trainspotting & Trainspotting 2. 7 p.m. at The Trocadero.

Parks on Tap: Shofuso Japanese House & Garden.

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Notable Philadelphia: 6/6–6/12

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Tuesday 6/6: Drunk spelling bee. 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Pub on Passyunk.

Wednesday 6/7: Raunchy: Adult Dirty Embroidery Workshop. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Lume Studios, $25.

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Notable Philadelphia: 5/30–6/5

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Tuesday 5/30: Open mic with featured poet Ashley Davis. 7 p.m. at APoetArtGallery, $5.

Depreciator, VCTMS, Portals, Bad VIBES, and Snake Charmer. 6 p.m. at The Fire, $10.

Wednesday 5/31: Moonstone Reading Series featuring: D. Ted Tarnovski, Shy Watson, and Angelo Colavita.

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Notable Philadelphia: 5/23–5/29

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Tuesday 5/23: Shitty Energies Be Gone: A Chapbook Release Party for What Urge Will Save Us by Alina Pleskova. Featuring: Emma Sanders, Juliana Reyes, Amy Saul-Zerby, Nicole Steinberg, Faye Chevalier, and more. 7:30 p.m. at L’Etage.

CommonSpace Live: Battlescars Story Slam.

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Notable Philadelphia: 5/9–5/15

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Tuesday 5/9: You Can’t Kill a Poet: Three Year Anniversary Compilation. Featuring: Berry Grass, Emma Sanders, Jessica Levine, Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, Lauren Yates, Alina Pleskova, Zach Blackwood, and Julia Perch. 8 p.m. at Tattooed Mom.

Sundrunk: Show & Tell. Featuring: Angelo Colavita, Lindo Yes!, and Jo Vito Ramirez.

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Notable Philadelphia: 5/2–5/8

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Tuesday 5/2: Exposure: An Aperture Agency Photo Exhibit + Babel (Temple’s poetry collective). 12 p.m.–4 p.m. at Annenberg Hall.

Camae Ayewa (aka Moor Mother) in conversation with Kelsey Halliday Johnson. 5:30 p.m. at University of Pennsylvania Department of Music.

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Notable Philadelphia: 4/25–5/1

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Tuesday 4/25: April Sours Bring May Flowers. Sour beer tasting. 7 p.m. at Jose Pistola’s.

Yoga in the Park. 12 p.m. at Dilworth Park.

Wednesday 4/26: Maggie Nelson reads for the Bryn Mawr Reading Series. 7:30 p.m.

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Notable Philadelphia: 4/18–4/24

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Tuesday 4/18: Rasheedah Phillips reads from her new novella, The Telescoping Effect, Pt. 1. 7 p.m. at The Wooden Shoe.

Dark Night: Philadelphia Premiere with Tim Sutton in attendance. 7:30 p.m. at PhilaMOCA.

Wednesday 4/19: Secret Cinema: Famous Films 2017.

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Notable Philadelphia: 4/11–4/17

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Tuesday 4/11: Tamara J. Ralis reads from Dreamers of Earth and Aether. 7 p.m. at Wooden Shoe.

SUNDRUNK reading series: Lost & Found. Featured poets: Brittanie Sterner, Kassidi Jones, and Patrick McNeil. 7 p.m. at Crime & Punishment Brewing.

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Notable Philadelphia: 4/4–4/10

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Tuesday 4/4: Erica Armstrong Dunbar reads from and discusses Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge. 7 p.m. at Germantown Friends School, free.

Jared Stanley and Lauren Kochman read poetry. 7 p.m. at L’Etage, free.

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Notable Philadelphia: 3/28–4/3

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Tuesday 3/28: Lithuania, NE-HI, and Laser Background. 7:30 p.m. at PhilaMOCA, $10.

Moving Sale! 12 p.m.–8 p.m. at R&D Vinyl, free.

Wednesday 3/29: Excuse My Dust: Poetry and Humor. Featuring: Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, Chris McCreary, and Nicole Yates.

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Notable Philadelphia: 3/21–3/27

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Tuesday 3/21: Movie Screening, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me. 8 p.m. at Tattooed Mom, Doors at 7:15 p.m., $4.

Science After-Hours: Cosmos. 7 p.m.–10 p.m., The Franklin Institute, $20 for non-members, $15 for members.

Jason Paul & the Know It Alls, the Whips, Ruby Buff, and Little Kicks.

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