Critic’s Pick: Editor’s pick

Critic’s Pick: Editor’s pick

Getting poetic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

By Nicole Wroten

Poetri

This year, “The Signature: A Poetic Medley Show” will appear in a new venue. The Loft Theatre building, at 126 N. Main St., is set to accommodate their sell-out crowds. Tony Award-winner and HBO Def Jam poet Poetri will headline the show’s fourth season with a presentation of original material in which he infuses comedy and the spoken word to tackle topics like relationships and money. Known as “the poet rock star,” Poetri has worked with many celebrities including Tyler Perry, LL Cool J and Rosario Dawson. The show’s other featured performer will be Theresa tha S.O.N.G.B.I.R.D., who blends the spoken word, hip-hop, blues and jazz into her work. The performance will be held from 9 to 11 p.m. Friday, April 1, at The Loft Theater. Tickets are $15 in advance and can be purchased at www.ticketcenterstage.com or by calling (937) 228-3830. Tickets at the door are $20. A cocktail reception will be held in the theater lobby from 8:30 to 9 p.m.

About Dayton City Paper Editor

View all posts by Dayton City Paper Editor

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

News of the weird: 09/23/14

By Chuck Shepherd Lead Story – New frontiers in American vacuousness The WE cable network disclosed in August  it had […]

High expectations

Harvest Moon and Balloon Fest returns to Troy By Melissa Markham Photo: The Miami County Harvest Moon and Balloon Festival […]

Troy, unplugged

Fall Farm Festival at Lost Creek Reserve By Tammy Newsom Photo: Visitors take a wagon ride down Scarecrow Lane at […]

Law & Disorder: Blowing up our democracy

Lawmaking for sale By AJ Wagner Last week, I noted how Republicans won’t be formally approving President Barack Obama’s war […]

The bold and the beardless

A clean-shaven Matisyahu at Bogart’s By Alan Sculley Photo: Matisyahu will perform on Sept. 26 at Bogart’s in Cincinnati Aside […]

Advice goddess

By Amy Alkon   Doody-bound You printed a letter from a guy who doesn’t want to be a father and […]