The Nebraska Writers Collective invites you to its annual Random Acts of Poetry event in the heart of North Omaha on September 15, 2017 from 6 – 10 p.m. General admission price is $10. Student tickets are $5. Tickets available online or at the door the night of the event. One ticket, four locations!
Join us to take a tour of beautiful North Omaha that will feature poetry from NWC Teaching Artists and program participants, capped off by live music from Edem Soul Music.
Here's the full schedule:
Doors open at Fair Deal Cafe – 6:00 p.m.
Poetry at Fair Deal Cafe – 7 to 7:30 p.m.
Featuring Anu Peters and Bianca Swift
Poetry & Tour at The Union for Contemporary Art – 7:30 to 8 p.m.
Featuring Fernando Montejano and Trac Schacht
Poetry & Tour at Love's Jazz & Art Center – 8 to 8:30 p.m.
Featuring Stacey Waite, Gina Keplinger and Amina Abdullahi
Poetry & Dessert at The Omaha Rockets Kanteen – 8:30 to 9 p.m.
Featuring Geovauni X Suluku and Michelle Troxclair
Concert by Edem Soul Music at The Omaha Rockets Kanteen – 9 to 10 p.m.
Dinner is available (and highly recommended) at the Fair Deal Cafe, but not included in the ticket price. Dessert at the end of the evening is included in the ticket price.
If you plan to dine at the Fair Deal the night of the event, please come early and bring a BIG appetite. The menu is incredible:
Entrees (served with two sides and cornbread)
Pinto Beans & Rice
Beans & Rice w/ cornbread
Catfish Sandwich w/french fries
Grilled or Fried chicken salad
Sweet Berry Chicken Salad