It’s been a rare and joyous July, poets and listeners: with an extra bonus Wednesday to enjoy this month, we were pleased to welcome Nkosi Nkululeko, anthologized Best American Poet (yes!) for 2018 and fabled-and-real-life-chess instructor to the stage for our fifth and final show in the humid heart of this summer. Nkosi’s work, impeccably …
Tag: Wes Hazard
The Boston Poetry Slam and the House Slam Present: THE GRUDGE MATCH, March 29, 2018
The Boston Poetry Slam and the House Slam Present: THE GRUDGE MATCH, March 30, 2017
Cantab Recap for March 8, 15, 22, and a Look Ahead
Poetry listeners! It’s been a long, strange, wonderful March, one of our rare five-Wednesday months. Thanks for sticking with us through rain, premature spring, blizzard, and some intense poetry slams for the past three weeks. But wait: there are TWO more shows coming up before we even get to National Poetry Month.
First: we are …
A Fond Farewell to the Final Encyclopedia Show!
On Thursday, June 9, the weirdos and art-lovers of Cambridge, Somerville, and Boston descended upon the Davis Square Theater one last time for the third-season finale of The Encyclopedia Show: Somerville. Whether they’d come to celebrate, commiserate, or just have a good time, the audience was warm and kind, as always!
For this finale, the …
Encyclopedia Show: Somerville for Thursday, June 9, 2016 — S3V7: THE SUBURBS
Encyclopedia Show: Somerville for Thursday, May 26, 2016 — S3V6: EXERCISE
The Boston Poetry Slam and the House Slam Present: THE GRUDGE REMATCH, April 17, 2016
Special Sunday show at ONCE in Somerville! Poets from the Boston Poetry Slam take on opponents from the House Slam across the river, featuring a host of all-star poets, special guests, and celebrity judges. Hosted by Emily Eastman and featuring poet Muggs Fogarty, musician Brian McCarthy, and comedian Wes Hazard.
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