MAD Calendar

My Artistic Dalliances Calendar

M. A. DENNIS’ UPCOMING APPEARANCES, FEATURES & OTHER STUFF. COME SUPPORT, BUY A BOOK, SHAKE HANDS, HUG, PAY BACK THE $16.33 YOU’VE OWED HIM SINCE SEPTEMBER 2018, OR ALL OF THE ABOVE.


OCT 1, TUE @ 11:30 am / Neon Arts 5-min Pitch (Jamaica, Queens)

OCT 4, FRI @ 3 pm / “I Am A Fan” Interview (Hub 17 – Staten Island)

OCT 8, TUE @ 7 pm / Feature Performer @ 2ND TUESDAYS IN HARLEM, hosted by Bill Keys (El Barrio’s Artspace PS109; East Harlem, 215 E. 99th St, btwn 2nd Av & 3rd Av)

OCT 11, FRI @ 6 pm / Life Vest Poetry & Pizza Open Mic @ St. George NYPL (Staten Island)

OCT 12, SAT @ 2 pm / Feature Performer @ Oceanside Library (Long Island)


AUGUST 6, TUE @ 4 pm / 28th Pct’s Night Out at Harlem State Office Bldg (as guest poet invited by Believe In Yourself Video) – Will have books for sale.

AUGUST 7, WED @ 10 am – 12 pm / Facilitating Urban Justice Center workshop

AUGUST 7, WED @ 8 PM / Green Earth Poets Conference Call

AUGUST 8, THU @ 2 – 3:45 pm [#1] / PTSD (Painful Training for Slam by Dennis) w/ Anonymous client at undisclosed location in Brooklyn

AUGUST 9, FRI @ 7:30 PM – Performing in KOA XPERIENCE OPEN MIC Showcase @ Every Thing Goes Cafe (208 Bay St, Staten Island) – Event Page Link:
https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=475683486327231&id=144942872734629

AUGUST 10, SAT @ 8 PM – Featuring at Who Needs Healing? Series Open Mic; Theme: I Don’t [would you kindly leave my life] with You @ Hanuman Lounge, above ETG Cafe, 208 Bay St (Staten Island), hosted by E. Dotts [Note: It’s a yoga studio & you have to take your footwear off, so clean socks/feet are appreciated.] – Event Page Link:
https://www.facebook.com/events/639201749922438/?ti=as

AUGUST 11, SUN @ 1 – 6 PM – Featuring at Walk This Way: Imagining My Staten Island Arts Festival (455 Front Street, Stapleton Waterfront Park) / Slated to go on at 5 pm

AUGUST 14, WED @ 10 am – 12 pm / Facilitating Urban Justice Center workshop

AUGUST 15, THU @ 7 – 8:30 pm / Gotham Writers workshop at Bryant Park (Reading Series area)

AUGUST 16, FRI @ 8 PM – Featuring at Sonics Open Mic: Texturing Verbal Pieces with Sound (Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island) – Event Page Link:
https://www.facebook.com/events/365087497506563/?ti=as

AUGUST 20, TUE @ 4 PM / Coalition for the Homeless Client Advisory Group (CAG) meeting at 129 Fulton St

AUGUST 21, WED @ 10 am – 12 pm / Facilitating Urban Justice Center workshop

AUGUST 22, THU @ 7 – 8:30 pm / Gotham Writers workshop at Bryant Park (Reading Series area)

AUGUST 28, WED @ 10 am – 12 pm / Facilitating Urban Justice Center workshop

AUGUST 29, THU @ 7 – 8:30 pm / Gotham Writers workshop at Bryant Park (Reading Series area)

AUGUST 30, FRI @ 7 PM – Featuring at Green Earth Poet-SEA All White Party Boat Dinner Poetry Cruise (Skyport Marina / Lower Manhattan / aboard The Lucille) – Event Page Link:
https://www.facebook.com/events/365068887495114/?ti=as

SEPTEMBER 9, MON @ 7 PM – Featuring at Performance Poets Association @ Starbucks (Little Neck, Queens)

SEPTEMBER 13, FRI @ 7 PM – Featuring at NYC Voices: A Poetry, Prose & Spoken Word Experience — 5 Boros Unite! Representing Staten Island at Hell Phone (Ange Noir Cafe, 247 Varet St – Bushwick, Brooklyn) – Event Page Link:
https://www.facebook.com/events/939340829743071/?ti=as

SEPTEMBER 29, SUN @ 4 PM – Featuring at GWFM’s Spoken Word Sunday at Parkside Lounge (317 E. Houston St., Manhattan)

OCTOBER 12, SAT @ 1:30 PM – Featuring at Oceanside Library (Long Island)