“One Mic Stand” open mic night returns to PVCC on Sept. 6

Piedmont Virginia Community College will continue its 2018-19 Fine Arts and Performance season with the return of “One Mic Stand,” an open mic series for spoken word works on Thursday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. The performance will take place in the Maxwell Black Box Theatre in the V. Earl Dickinson Building on PVCC’s Main Campus in Charlottesville. 

Hosted by United Nations of Comedy Tour founder Ty Cooper, “One Mic Stand” is an open platform to share spoken word works and enjoy the mix of talents and styles that others have to offer. Past performances have featured poetry, comedy, political satire, storytelling and more. No experience is required to participate.

Those who wish to perform may sign up at the PVCC Box Office in the lobby of the V. Earl Dickinson Building starting at 6 p.m. on the night of the show. The series is free and open to the public.

Additional dates for “One Mic Stand” include Nov. 8, 2018, and Feb. 14 and April 11, 2019. All performances in the series will begin at 7 p.m.

The V. Earl Dickinson Building is located at the south end of College Drive. Ample, free parking is located in front of the building and the facility is wheelchair accessible.

For more information, email boxoffice@pvcc.edu or call 434.961.5376. View PVCC’s full 2018-19 20th Anniversary Fine Arts and Performance season online at www.pvcc.edu/performingarts.