Bowery Poetry Club

Taylor Mead’s ‘Fifteen Final Minutes’ and a Planned Memorial Tonight [VIDEO]

Posted May 13, 2013 at 6:20 am

“It’s my party, I’ll die if I want to,” as uttered by the late Taylor Mead to inspirational speaker and frequent creative collaborator Robert Galinsky.

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Bowery Poetry Club Revival: Crowdfunding for Restaurant Component

Posted May 7, 2012 at 6:48 am

The year is 2002 – CBGB is still a few years from becoming John Varvatos, the Bowery Hotel is still John’s Garage, the Avalon mothership is nowhere in sight, and the glass dildo of the Standard East Village is just another row of Lower East Side tenements.

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Skits’N’Tits Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary Tonight

Posted December 8, 2010 at 6:03 pm

Looking for something to do tonight? Skits’N’Tits celebrates two years of scandalous burlesque and comedy tonight at the Bowery Poetry Club, 10 pm. From the inbox: Tonight is SKITS’N’TITS 2 Year Anniversary. That’s right, we’ve been doing it for 2 big ones now. And to celebrate, we’re gonna kick it off right with our usual great […]

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Tonight: Celebrating the Bowery at Dixon Place

Posted November 30, 2010 at 11:15 am

Tonight at Dixon Place, the Bowery Alliance of Neighbors and the Two Bridges Neighborhood Council are teaming up to honor the Bowery. The event will begin with a 6:00 pm happy hour, and will segue into showtime at 7:00 pm. It’s hosted by Kent Barwick of the Municipal Art Society, and features a deep panel […]

Howl! Festival Schedule Released

Posted August 31, 2010 at 11:16 am

The seventh annual Howl! Festival in Tompkins Square Park will begin September 10 at 5 pm, and run through Sunday afternoon. As always, the event kicks off with the traditional reading of the iconic Allen Ginsberg poem, “Howl.” The reading will feature some of the neighborhood’s finest poets, including John Giorno and Anne Waldman, and […]

Official Grand Opening of Celebrate Cafe at the Bowery Poetry Club

Posted June 21, 2010 at 6:12 am

Celebrate Cafe is almost in its fifth month of operation inside the Bowery Poetry Club.  The venture is run by the Lower Eastside Girls Club, and doubles as an entrepreneurial program for youth and young adults.  A nice symbiotic relationship on the Bowery.  We received an email from the owners announcing that today is the […]

Benefit for Tuli Kupferberg at Bowery Poetry Club Tomorrow

Last modified July 3, 2012 at 8:09 am

Tomorrow night, the Bowery Poetry Club is hosting a benefit for Tuli Kupferberg, famous poet, author, and co-founder of rock group The Fugs.  Kupferberg recently suffered two strokes and is now blind.  Funds raised during this event will help pay for his medical costs.

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Celebrate Cafe at the Bowery Poetry Club

Posted February 1, 2010 at 6:11 am

Last week, we reported that the Lower East Side History Project recently joined forces with Fourth Arts Block and the Cooper Square Committee, and will be moving to 61 East Fourth Street on February 2. In the wake of their re-location, the Bowery Poetry Club continues to host a cafe sponsored by the Lower Eastside […]

Lower East Side History Project to Move

Posted January 28, 2010 at 9:34 am

On February 2, the Lower East Side History Project (LESHP) is moving from its current location at the Bowery Poetry Club to Fourth Arts Block (FAB) at 61 East Fourth Street.  The new visitors center, sponsored by LESHP, FAB, and the Cooper Square Committee (CSC), will be open Tuesday – Saturday, from noon to 6 […]

Tonight: Skits N Tits at Bowery Poetry Club

Posted December 9, 2009 at 6:11 am

Tonight is the one year anniversary celebration of Skits N Tits at the Bowery Poetry Club.  The event will feature the debut of the new roving craft brigade, Craftermath.  Stop by at 10 pm for some debauchery. To the Boogie inbox! Skits N Tits! One Year Anniversary Holiday Party Bowery Poetry Club 308 Bowery (btwn […]