The Future of the 215

Event Schedule

Jun 16, 2023
4:00 PM—8:00 PM

A Night of Youth Poetry and Open-Mic Offerings

In partnership with Philadelphia Student Union, the Painted Bride is curating a night of poetry offerings at 5212 Market Street! Hosted by and created for youth, this experience is meant to empower our young people (ages 14-21) to use their voice and follow their passion.

4-6PM: Youth poetry workshop led by poet ursula rucker. By RSVP only – space is limited to 20 participants.

6-7PM: Performances from poets Jordan Plain, Shirmina Geneva, and Alex Brunson

7-8PM: Open mic for youth poets