Looking for special open mic in Manhattan? It's the New York City Open Mic Joint @ the very cool Funkadelic Studios smack in the middle of midtown.
Produced by the long-running Inspired Word open mic series, which has featured Grammy winners, American Idol finalists, Golden Globe Award winners, Emmy nominated actors, and HBO Def Poetry stars, this open mic is open to ALL types of performing artists - comedians, musicians, storytellers, singers, poets, fiction/nonfiction writers, playwrights, spoken word artists, performance artists, dancers.
30 slots, 5 minutes apiece.
Hosted by the too-cool-for-the-room Nathan P.
A warm, supportive community of artists. Real crowds. And a great place to network.
When: EVERY 2nd Friday of the month
Where: Funkadelic Studios
209 West 40th Street (corner of 7th Avenue), 5th Floor
Time: Doors open for open mic sign-up @ 6:30pm, show starts @ 7pm
Cover charge: $10
Age limit: 18+ (unless accompanied by parental supervision)
By subway, take the A/E/C/B/D/F/M/R/Q/N/1/2/3 to 42nd Street.
Produced by Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word
For almost 20 years, Funkadelic Studios NYC has been the place for all types and levels of musicians to jam and practice their art. The New York rehearsal space has seen it all, from a band’s first practice, to major label acts preparing for a European tour! Indie-folk, jazz, hip hop, rock, blues, country, electro, you name the genre, it’s been practiced at Funkadelic.