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April 2012

Tea in Sahara, Poetry in Providence and Spoken Word on Radio: April 25 Bilingual Poetry Update

Join us on this Thursday…
TEA IN SAHARA, POETRY IN PROVIDENCE:
A VenusSings.com Bilingual Poetry Festival Event

Thursday, April 26, 2012
7-10 PM at Tea in Sahara
69 Governor Street in Providence, RI

PLUS

Join us Digitally and On Radio TODAY

Sonic Watermelons on BSR
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
6:00-8:00 PM

WITH BILINGUAL POET-IN-RESIDENCE,
Marleny Luna

Hear it live or archived: www.bsrlive.com
Studio phonelines: 401-863-9277
Contact: www.VenusSings.com

Because the World is a Big Place
With Big Ideas and Lots and Lots of Music

Bilingual Poetry and Partnering to Stop AIDS: Sonic Watermelons on BSR, April 18, 2012

Two segments, one show: hear from Bilingual Poetry Festival poet, Sussy Santana, and community leaders from the organization Partners in Learning About AIDS.  It’s all TODAY on…

Sonic Watermelons on BSR
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
6:00-8:00 PM

Hear it live or archived: www.bsrlive.com
Studio phonelines: 401-863-9277
Contact: www.IsisStorm.comwww.VenusSings.com

Because the World is a Big Place
With Big Ideas and Lots and Lots of Music

Coming Up, and Recently Passed: Poemas y Platanos and other Bilingual Poetry Events

COMING UP: , APRIL 19, 2012

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GENERAL CALENDAR, APRIL & MAY

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Recently Passed Events

See Sidy Maiga, Sussy Santana, Agus Lele and More: Friday and Saturday in Providence at Bilingual Poetry Festival


The Bilingual Poetry Night Continues Tonight!!!!

Friday, April 13, 5:30-7:30 PM:
Rhode Island College, Alger Hall, Room 110 (FREE)

Rhode Island College,
600 Mount Pleasant Ave
Providence RI

PERFORMERS:
– > Aguslele
– > QueenMah Love
– > Gina Rodriguez-Drix
– > RI Foundation MacColl Fellow, Sidy Maiga

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Saturday, April 14, 10:00 AM: ECAS
Free Spoken Word Workshop
Directed by Sussy Santana
421 Elmwood Ave.
Providence, RI

Bilingual Poetry On Radio, Angela Davis and Diversity in the Community: Sonic Watermelons on BSR, April 11, 2012

4 guests, 2 hours, and ONE SHOW: Hear about bilingual poetry in Rhode Island AND hear more about Angela Davis and the students in RI who are Talking About Diversity and much more…Sonic Watermelons on BSR
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
6:00-8:00 PM

Hear it live or archived: www.bsrlive.com
Studio phonelines: 401-863-9277
Contact: www.VenusSings.com

Because the World is a Big Place
With Big Ideas and Lots and Lots of Music

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From Radio Reading to Community Performances: Bilingual Poetry Festival Updates, April 11 to April 19

Check out, notate, and tell your friends that the VenusSings.com Bilingual Poetry Festival is ONLINE, ON RADIO, AND IN THE COMMUNITY!!! The calendar above will let you know how and where to find Bilingual Poets and Performers in the community. And tune in every Wednesday live from 6-8 PM on http://www.bsrlive.com to hear interviews and poetry read live on-air.  Check back on VenusSings.com and Crudoprod.com for updates, links and podcasts, like the one here from last week with Carolina Major Diaz and QueenMah Love.

PROVIDENCE, RI – The VenusSings.com Bilingual Poetry festival is launching the community arm of its festival when Soldiers of Life, the AS220 Criss Cross Orchestra and Carolina Diaz perform at AS220 this Thursday, April 12. Expect a dance party all night with poetry to describe the mood instead of the musicians.

Performances continue on Friday at Rhode Island College with poets/performers Agus Lele, Gina Rodriguez-Drix, QueenMah Love, an open mic and other special guests at a free event that includes food and directly follows the Diversity is a Way of L.I.F.E. conference.

On Saturday, April 14, youth and adults are invited to participate in a free Spoken Word Poetry workshop with la Dominicana, Sussy Santana.  And don’t forget to start spreading the word about next Thursday, April 19 at Bienvenida Latin Grill!! The 19th will be a night called “Poemas y Platanos” and it will feature performances by Sheyla Rivera, Carolina Major Diaz, and Jesus Andujar.

For more information on each of the shows, scroll down for email singsvenus@gmail.com.

Wednesday, April 11, 6-8 PM: Sonic Watermelons (radio show)
ADDRESS: http://www.bsrlive.com
PERFORMERS:
– > Marie B Michaelle (published author)
– > Jerediah Gonzalez (band leader, Soldiers of Life)

Thursday, April 12, 8:00 PM: AS220 ($6.00)
ADDRESS: 115 Empire St., Providence
PERFORMERS:
– > The AS220 Criss Cross Orchestera
– > Soldiers of Life
– > Carolina Major Diaz

Friday, April 13, 5:30-7:30 PM: Rhode Island College, Alger Hall (FREE)
ADDRESS: Rhode Island College, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave, Providence
PERFORMERS:
– > Agus Lele
– > QueenMah Love
– > Gina Rodriguez-Drix
– > (JUST ADDED) Sidy Maiga, RI Foundation MacColl Johnson Fellow

Saturday, April 14, 10:00 AM: ECAS (FREE)
Sussy Santana Spoken Word Workshop
ADDRESS: 421 Elmwood Ave., Providence

SAVE THE DATE:
Thursday, April 19, 7-10 PM: Bienvenidas Latin Grill
Poemas y Platanos
ADDRESS: 44 Hospital Street, Providence
PERFORMERS:
– > Carolina Major Diaz
– > Sheyla Rivera
– > Jesus Andujuar
– > Sussy Santana

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