Past Meetup

"Poetry is the New Black" with David Strother

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Poetry is the New Black is an impromptu, live theatrical poetry event with violinist David Strothers. Its entertainment like you have never seen The line up for the poetry event will be featuring our own Ricky Luv from our meetup group and David will be playing live throughout the entire evening. We'll be having a Wine and Cheese Social Hour! The event will take place under the stars in the beautiful courtyard so dress warm. 21 and over.

Los Angeles-based alternative violinist and composer David Strother has been featured in recordings and on stage and film since the 1980s. He has played for numerous local Los Angeles bands, including Lawrence Lebo, Long John Oliva, and The Radio Ranch Straight Shooters. He ranges in style from jazz, blues and swing to avant garde/alternative, but proclaims his passion lies in alternative, both in performance and composition. He attended Cal State Los Angeles, where he earned a B.A. in classical composition. Strother has been featured on movie and television soundtracks including for David Lynch ( in “The Straight Story,” “Philadelphia Experiment II,” “Doug”, and “The Rookie."


Ricky Luv
Linda Kaye
Carlos Astudillo