Poetry Open Mic

Featuring Alifair Skebe Alifair Skebe is a poet, visual artist, and author of the poetry collection Thin Matter (Foothills Publishing 2016); the long poem “El Agua Es la Sangre de la Tierra”/water is the blood of the earth (written in English) (Finishing Line Press...

Caffe Lena at SPAC

On the Gazebo Stage Dance and relax with a summer afternoon of songs from the roots and branches of American folk music. These family-friendly festivals will take place on the Gazebo Stage at Saratoga Performing Arts Center. No tickets, Free for all...

Storytelling Open Mic featuring Christie Keegan

MAY 10 || Doors at 6:30 PM, Stories at 7 PM Featured storyteller Christie Keegan’s personal stories weave together the wonders of childhood, questions of adolescence & stark realities of adulthood. Audiences often claim the rhythm of her stories echoes their...

CAROL CARROLL’S PIANO ALL-STARS

Doors at 7:00 PM, Recital at 7:30 PM, $5 Carol Carroll has been teaching piano in Saratoga Springs for over 20 years. On the Caffe’s beautiful Yamaha Studio Upright she will be featuring a handful of her most promising up-and-coming Saratoga Springs Piano Stars....

Poetry Open Mic

Featuring Kate McNairy and Bernadette Mayer At May’s Poetry Open Mic we featured two fine regional poets. Kate McNairy is a regular at poetry open mic. She has two chapbooks published with Finishing Line Press: “June Bug” (2014) and “Light to Light” (2016). She...

Poetry Open Mic featuring Phillip X Levine

April’s featured reader Phillip X Levine juggles being dad, poet, and actor.  Phillip is Chronogram (a mid-hudson valley magazine) poetry editor and Woodstock Poetry Society president.  His solo theatrical poetry performance piece “approximate poet falls...