PVCC Fine Arts and Performance to Host Final One Mic Stand of the Season

Charlottesville, Va. – March 30, 2022 – Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC) will host the final “One Mic Stand” spoken word open mic night of the 2021-22 Fine Arts and Performance season, Thursday, April 14, at 7 p.m. The performance will take place in the Maxwell Black Box Theatre in the V. Earl Dickinson Building on the main campus in Charlottesville. Admission is free.

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

For more information, email boxoffice@pvcc.edu or call 434.961.5376. View more events in the PVCC Fine Arts and Performance season at www.pvcc.edu/performingarts.

About Piedmont Virginia Community College
Established in 1972, Piedmont Virginia Community College is a nonresidential two-year institution of higher education that serves Central Virginia – principally, residents of the City of Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson. PVCC is one of 23 community colleges in Virginia that comprise the Virginia Community College System. PVCC is committed to providing access to a college education for all who can benefit, an opportunity for each student to reach her/his potential and excellence in all programs and services. Visit www.pvcc.edu.

 

MEDIA CONTACT:
Susian Brooks
Director, Marketing and Media Relations
434.961.6574 | sbrooks@pvcc.edu

 

 

 

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Humanities, Fine Arts and Social Sciences Division