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Calendar of Events

The Worcester Arts Council is proud to support a variety of cultural happenings through its grant allocations each year. This calendar provides a snapshot of the activity supported with funding from the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Ongoing Events

Dirty Gerund Poetry Show! Downstairs Every Monday Night at 8pm!
Mondays, 12/6/2010 - 12/31/2014 9:00 PM-2:00 AM
Ralph's Chadwick Square Diner, 148 Grove St, Worcester, MA - No Cover
Sponsored by: Worcester Arts Council
For more information, e-mail ralphspromo@gmail.com.

Dirty Gerund Poetry & Variety Show
Mondays, 5/5/2014 - 12/29/2014 9:00 PM-11:30 PM
Ralph's Chadwick Square Diner, 148 Grove St, Worcester, MA - $3 Suggested Donation
Spoken Word, Poetry, Music, Visual Arts and Ruckus collide to create an innovative, fast paced variety show that ain't your grandma's poetry reading. Open Mic, Featured Performers, Live Painting, House Band, Snack Time and Bonus Ruckus Challenges make Monday's Fun and Inspiring! Hosted by Nicholas Earl Davis and Alex Charalambides. 21 plus.

Coming soon:
4/28/14 - Wheelock College Flatline Troupe Performance Poet & Teaching Artist LISSA PIERCY. Emily Dickinson on Helium Challenge!

5/5/14 - Poet, Funny Man & local grocer legend JOE FUSCO JR. House band by JEFF BELLEMER and "Laureate or Worcester Poet or Both?" Guess Challenge!

5/12/14 - 2014 Cantab Slam Team Member MELISSA NEWMAN EVANS. House band by TRUDEL & FARNHAM. Plus IRON POET CHAMPIONSHIPS "DAVIS vs. CLAUSS"

5/19/14 - NYC Slam Poet TONYA INGRAM (by way of LA) on tour! House band by GEOFF OEHLING.

5/26/14 - MassART Poetry Alliance Organizer & Flat-Line Poetry Collective Performer KALEIGH HEINHOLD. House band by MOLLY & THE ADAMS.
For more information, e-mail nicholasearldavis@gmail.com.

October 2014

PopUp Scary Movie Night!
Friday, 10/24/2014 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
38 Franklin Street, 38 Franklin Street, Worcester, MA - Free and Open to All
It's fright night at the PopUp! Pop in on October 25th to view a super scary movie with friends! Get in the Halloween spirit, and enjoy a screening of one of our favorite spooky films. Stay tuned for more information.
Sponsored by: The PopUP is sponsored by City of Worcester, in partnership with the Worcester Cultural Coalition, Bay State Savings Bank, and Worcester Business Development Corporation.
For more information, e-mail culture@worcestermass.org.

Around the Common Live Walking Tour
Saturday, 10/25/2014 10:00 AM-11:00 AM
Corner of Salem and Franklin Streets, near Worcester Public Library, Salem and Franklin Streets, Worcester, MA - Free to Preservation Worcester Members and $5 for non-members
You may have taken Preservation Worcesters Around the Common self-guided walking tour on your own, but these interactive live walking tours offer the advantages of a tour guide and the chance to ask questions and to see and learn more. Reservations are suggested, but not required.

In case of rain, tour status will be updated by 9:00 AM on 9/27/2014 on the event webpage.
Sponsored by: Worcester Arts Council, Worcester Public Library, Massachusetts Cultural Council and Preservation Worcester
For more information, e-mail info@preservationworcester.org or call 508-754-8760.

Salsa and Bachata Workshop with Sharon Broadway
Saturday, 10/25/2014 6:00 PM-8:00 PM
38 Franklin Street, 38 Franklin Street, Worcester, MA - Free and Open to All
Join us at the Worcester PopUp and put on your dancing shoes! Sharon Broadway will teach you how to salsa and bachata. Grab a few friends and get ready to dance, dance, dance!
Sponsored by: The PopUP is sponsored by City of Worcester, in partnership with the Worcester Cultural Coalition, Bay State Savings Bank, and Worcester Business Development Corporation.
For more information, e-mail culture@worcestermass.org.

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