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 zoom open mic MAY 2

Wednesday, May 27
7:00 p.m.
At Your Place
the Festival of Words hosts
Pieces Of Hope Virtual Open Mic on Zoom! 

For fifteen years, the festival has hosted the Grand Coteau based event featuring writers, musicians and storytellers. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the creative community will gather online. 

Coming together is an act of hope; come to share or just to listen and enjoy. The two-hour open mic presents twenty writers and musicians, each performing for five minutes.  Performers are from Lafayette, New York, Philidelphia and all over!

Master of Ceremonies, the delightful Jacqueline Lewis-Langston jacquelin 2

bedellHighlights include performances by former poet Laureate Jack Bedell, Donney Rose, and Liz Burk.

Also featured are Megan Breaux, Lauri Brinkhaus, Carrie Causey, Toby Daspit, James McDowell, Charles Garrett, Shya Hebert, James McDowell, Patrice Melnick, Rodrick Minor, Theresa Rohloff, Denise Rogers, Donney Rose, Sandra Sarr, Keisha Swaffod, Tom Padovano. So make yourself a drink, grab some cheese and crackers and sit back to enjoy some exquisite performances that will soothe, entertain and enlighten.

To join us
This free, community event is suitable for all ages and is sponsored by the Festival of Words Cultural Arts Collective.  Donations can be made here:

GET ON BOARD with Festival of Words!
We are looking for a few good volunteer board members! Festival of Words is a nonprofit dedicated to bringing literacy and literary events to St. Landry Parish. We meet monthly in Lafayette to plan our Word Crawl fundraiser, monthly events, and our Festival of Words in November. If you are interested in being a part of our board, please send a brief email describing your experience and how you could contribute to our board to Thank you!



NUNUS Arts and Culture Collective in Arnaudville:  Lots of great events like potlucks, Francophone activities and music at  

Learn more about Grand Coteau and events at the website

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P.O. Box 210
Grand Coteau, Louisiana 70541

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