Poetry at Blue Door Gallery

With partial funding from Poets & Writers and NYS and the support of Hudson Park Apartments, Blue Door Gallery is pleased to present these dynamic additions to our cultural programming for the communty:

ARTSPEAK: Poetic Response to the Walls Writing Workshops
Facilitated by poet-in-residence Golda Solomon, a spoken word performer, supporter of emerging poets, performers and musicians and a Professor of Communications, Speech and Theatre Arts. Blue Door Gallery's exhibitions inspire workshop-developed poetry.

PO'JAZZ ON HUDSON (Poetry is Jazz | Jazz is Poetry)

Led by Juju Angeles, a poet, teaching artist, and babymama from New York. She is a first generation Dominican-American and creator of A Love Adventure Project—a cause that supports and empowers low-income, single mothers to travel with their children.

 and we have gathered some of this poetry into the NARRATIVES x4 chapbook available for sale in our store.

Upcoming Poetry Events

Po Jazz on Hudson

Fri April 25, 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Jazz is Poetry!
Poetry is Jazz!

Friday nights from 7 to 9 at Blue Door Gallery

The Women Have Their Way With Words

With Poet in Residence, Golda Solomon, "The Medicine Woman of Jazz, and Mary Leonard (featured poet)

Ritmo Latino

Sun May 4, 5:30pm

You are cordially invited to "Ritmo Latino’s" launch party. “Ritmo Latino “will serve as an outlet for Hispanic performing arts, which is part of Blue Door Gallery's Hispanic Outreach initiative. "Ritmo Latinos" mission is bridging communities in Westchester through the arts. Your participation is important, the more we support each other the more united our community will be.

When : May,4th 2014
Where: 13 Riverdale ave yonkers Ny (BlueDoorArtGallery)
Time: 2:00pm -4:30pm
Admission: 5$ Suggested donation
** Free Food & Refreshments
** Speakers
** Performers& Music

Art On My Chest

Thu May 8, 4:00pm

The art on my chest is one of its kind.
It is an event that triples as a workshop, a discussion forum, and an open mic.
Everyone attending this workshop is a participant.

“The Art On My Chest” is for poets, writers, and thinkers
who are interested in using their voice for the betterment of their art, their performance, and their community


6pm Doors open/Sign up
6:30 Sign up ends
7-8pm Discussion/workshop
8-9pm Open Mic

$5 Suggested Donation
Refreshments will be served

**sign-up time will be respected

Artspeak Writing Workshop: Poetic Response to Art

Sat May 17, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Artspeak Writing Workshop facilitated by poet-in-residence Golda Solomon.

$25 non-members, $20 members. Scholarships available.

From Page To Performance, Co-Host Mary Leonard, poet

Sat May 17, 5:00pm to 6:00pm

From Page To Performance, Co-Host Mary Leonard, poet

Sat May 17, 5:00pm to 7:00pm