Upcoming Events for March 2012

March 7th

Celebrate Her presents Sepideh Soltaninia and Brandon Wint

7pm

Alpha Soul Café (1015 Wellington St. W)

$10/PWYC

NOTE:  Celebrate Her is a week-long fine-arts fundraising and awareness campaign benefiting Ottawa’s Sexual Assault Support Centre.  It runs from March 3rd to March 10th.

March 8th

Inanna Press presents the Ottawa launch of Connie Banes Rose’s Road to Thunder Hill

7pm

Collected Works (M)

FREE

March 9th

CipherSlam ft Sean OG

7pm (sign-up, 15 spots available)

7:30 (show begins)

Rm 282, Unicentre – Carleton University

$5

March 10th

Esther Fueter-Matharu book signing (poetry)

11am – 1pm

Books on Beachwood (35 Beechwood Ave)

FREE

Capital Slam ft Prufrock

6:30 (sign-up)

7pm (show begins)

Mercury Lounge (56 Byward, in the Market)

$8 (performers get in free)

The AB Series ft Ron Silliman

7:30

Gallery 101

FREE

SLOWest Coffee House ft Gail Anglin and Neville Miller

7pm

Bridgehead (1277 Wellington St)

PWYC

 

Fully Committed 101 present Brandon Wint & Guests

8pm

Patrick John Mills Contemporary Fine Art Gallery (286 Hinchey, in Hintonburg)

$20

 

 

March 12th

Ruth Latta reads from “The Old Love and the New Love”

7pm

Emerald Plaza branch of the Ottawa Public Library (1547 Merivale Rd)

FREE

 

 

March 13th

St Bridget’s Cultural Centre presents Caroline Pignat and John J. Heney

11am

Margaret Mary’s Church (7 Fairbairn Street)

$5 (includes lunch)

 

Stories and Tea presents “Trees” ft Ruth Stewart-Verger and Donna Stewart

7pm

The Tea Party café (119 York St)

$8/PWYC

 

Tree Reading Series ft Jane Munro (performance) and Jay MillAR (workshop on the Long Poem)

6:45 (workshop)

7:30 (performance)

Arts Court Theatre (2 Daly Avenue)

FREE

 

 

March 14th

VoV ft Jan Andrews

Doors: 7:30

Show: 8pm

Venus Envy (320 Lisgar at Bank)

$5/PWYC (open mic performers get in free)

 

 

March 15th

Charles deLint – book launch for Under My Skin

7pm

Raw Sugar café (692 Somerset)

FREE

 

Speaking Out / Speaking In presents “The Shortest Road Home: Stories from Ireland” ft Mike Burns

7:30

NAC Fourth Stage

$20 (regular) OR $12 (students and seniors) – available at the NAC box office

 

 

March 16th

Call and Response presents poems by Claudia Coutu Radmore and photography by Olivia Johnston

6pm

Red Wall Gallery – School of Photographic Arts Ottawa (168 Dalhousie)

FREE

 

 

March 18th

The Dusty Owl ft Rusty Priske (“The Trapeze Artist”)

3pm

Elmdale House Tavern (1084 Wellington St W)

$5/PWYC

 

 

March 20th

Prix Trillium – 25th Anniversary Readings ft: Marguerite Andersen, Angèle Bassolé-Ouédraogo, Éric Charlebois, Tina Charlebois, Daniel Castillo Durante, Jean Mohsen Fahmy, Jacques Flamand, Andrée Lacelle, Didier Leclair, Daniel Marchildon, Michèle Matteau, Michel Ouellette and Paul Savoie

6:30

Arts Court Theatre (2 Daly Ave)

Cover charge Unknown

NOTE: This reading is in French.

 

 

March 23rd

The AB Series ft storyteller Duncan Mercredi

8pm

Gallery 101

FREE

Once Upon a Slam ft Sense-Say

6:45 (sign-up)

7:15 (show begins)

Mercury Lounge (56 Byward Market)

$8 (or free for slammers)

March 27th

Stories and Tea presents “Rebirth” ft David Merleau, Robin Devillers

7pm

The Tea Party café (119 York St)

$8/PWYC

Tree Reading Series ft E. Alex Pierce (performance) and Pearl Pirie (workshop on Haiku)

6:45 (workshop)

7:30 (performance)

Arts Court Theatre (2 Daly Avenue)

FREE

 

 

March 29th

Ottawa Independent Writers present Laura Robin and Laura Byrne Paquet on Travel Writing

7pm

Library and Archives of Canada (395 Wellington, Rm 156)

$10 (regular) or FREE for OIW Members

March 31st

The AB Series ft visual poet derek beaulieu

8pm

Gallery 101

$9

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