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  • Welcome to The Nuyorican Poets Cafe, a cultural icon
    on New York’s Lower East Side since 1973.

    “The Cafe is the most integrated place on the planet”
    – Allen Ginsberg

    The Nuyorican presents groundbreaking works of literature, music, theater, performance art, poetry slam, Hip-Hop, visual art and champions established as well as rising artists from every background imaginable for ALL AGES. To find out more about the Cafe, see our individual Program pages, check out our calendar and come on down to the biggest little stage on earth.

    Upcoming at the Nuyorican

    Open Mic Monday

    Open Mic Monday

    Mon. November 27, 2017

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    ASL SLAM

    ASL SLAM

    Fri. December 1, 2017

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    Open Mic Monday

    Open Mic Monday

    Mon. December 4, 2017

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    ALL THAT! Hip Hop, Poetry & Jazz

    Tickets available at the door

    ALL THAT! Hip Hop, Poetry & Jazz

    Wed. December 6, 2017

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    Open Mic Monday

    Open Mic Monday

    Mon. December 11, 2017

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    Friday Night Poetry Slam

    Friday Night Poetry Slam

    Fri. December 15, 2017

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    WORDS: Hip hop & poetry Showcase & Open Mic with WiseGuy and Gaston

    Tickets available at the door

    WORDS: Hip hop & poetry Showcase & Open Mic with WiseGuy and Gaston

    Sat. December 16, 2017

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    Open Mic Monday

    Open Mic Monday

    Mon. December 18, 2017

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