I*M*P*O*R*T*A*N*T ---- Please note, THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 2010 @ 8:00 p.m. is our last performance of the summer. We return with our FALL 2010 Program on ---- THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 8:00 p.m.
17 Poets! Literary & Performance series presents a reading/performance by poet, playwright, puppeteer, storyteller & visual artist JONATHAN KLINE on THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 2010, 8:00pm @ The Gold Mine Saloon, 705 Dauphine Street, New Orleans, LA, 70116, (504) 586-9745, www.17poets.com.
Poet, playwright, storyteller & visual artist Jonathan Kline grew up in Northern Michigan. He received an MFA from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago in Time Art. Kline has presented his works at venues in Boston, Chicago, New York, Seattle, New Orleans, Dublin and Cork Ireland. For more than a decade Kline's esteemed works, including When I was Twenty, The Terminal Hotel, The Nude Questions, and Six Eggs, have garnered praise from scholars, peers, and audiences alike throughout the U.S. and overseas. Kline's dedication to the art of storytelling and the oral tradition is second to none. Additionally, Kline teaches in the New Orleans community as an Art coordinator for elementary and middle schoolers.
Featured presentation will be followed by Open Mic hosted by Jimmy Ross (sign-up begins @ 7:30 p.m.)...storytellers, poets, fiction writers, essayists, vocalists & performance artists are welcome.
Open to the public.
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