Pecola Breedlove & The Freedom Party is a spoken word poetry based event that’s taken place in Philadelphia since January 2015. The event is largely influenced by Toni Morrison’s first novel, The Bluest Eye. Breedlove Tuesdays takes place the 1st Tuesday of each month. Freedom Fridays takes place the 3rd Friday of each month. FMI: @breedlovephilly
Our 1st Tuesday event includes an open mic portion, a spotlight performance, and a feature performance. The event last two hours and it’s open to the public.
Our 3rd Friday event includes a limited open mic, a spotlight performance, and 3-4 feature performances. It’s our poetry showcase event and also last two hours.
Tuesday Venue: The Art Sanctuary - 628 S. 16th Street
Friday Venue: Inspire Art Space - 1646 Ridge Avenue
Tuesday Admission Fee: $7 In Advance | $10 At Door
Friday Admission Fee: $12 In Advance | $15 At Door
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Both events occur monthly.