Neo Soul Poetry Lounge Ft. Christopher Michael

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Neo Soul Poetry Lounge Ft. Christopher Michael
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Neo Soul Poetry Lounge Ft. Christopher Michael says
Every Thursday is the perfect combination of food for your soul and soul food. NeoSoul Poetry Lounge is Austin’s own nationally recognized open mic showcasing music and spoken word and the home venue of team Austin NeoSoul, back-to-back National Poetry Slam Group Piece Champions. This event has all the right ingredients to spice up your life.

For this week's open mic our host will be a NeoSoul favorite Element 615! #HugLife. Our feature will be none other than the incredible poet and entertainer, our very own Slam Master, Christopher Michael!

About our feature:
Christopher has been on a great many national slam teams over the years, successfully competing on several national, state and city finals stages, and winning such achievements as 2nd individual in the nation at the National Poetry Slam (NPS), multiple top three finishes in NPS team and group categories, placing 2nd individually at the state-level in the 2014 Texas Grand Slam as well as being the 2011 Arkansas Grand Slam Champ. He currently is the thrid best slam poet in the known universe.

In addition to his achievements as a poet, Christopher Michael is also a leader in the poetry slam community both locally and nationally. He is the current vice president of Poetry Slam Inc., the national organization which organizes U.S. national and international poetry slam competitions. Mr. Michael is also an Executive Council member and host of the Austin Poety Slam and the Slam Master here at NeoSoul!

To learn more about Christopher Michael check out his website at You will also want to read his book "Persona Non Grata."

Doors at 8 pm
Cover: $5
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By: Neo Soul Poetry Lounge