Sovern & Shakespeare's Monkey
Sovern, the founder of the award-winning performance venue Tuesday Night Reading
Series has been doing his thing in Evansville since 1992 and cuurently hosts
the TNR Series at The Poet House & Art Emporium 105
Adams Avenue at The
Haynie's Corner Arts District in Evansville, Indiana.
Jean Ann Kizer and David
Boyken formed Shakespeare's Monkey
as a performance poetry group that fuses poetry & music together transforming
personal experience into metaphor and has performed at
the New York City poetry venues of Dixon Place, CBGB's, The Poetry Project at
St. Marks, The Nuyorican and Gathering of the Tribes.
long time compatriot of Ron Whitehead, Will and Shakespeare's Monkey are alums
of Insomniacathon and performed at the last live version of Insomniacathon!
"Keeping The Flame Alive" in 2003 at The
Rudyard Kipling in Louisville, KY.
of 2006 found NYC poet Frank Messina moving across the Heartland with his "One
Night Stand" Poetry and Art show and shared a wonderful evening of sights,
sooth and sounds.with the Faithful at The Synchronicity Art Gallery.
and Shakespeare's Monkey hosted and brought their sooth to stage which was captured
by Insom framester, Jeremy Hogan.
Here to view the VidClip of their fusion of "I
cant be an Impressionist Painter, all
the Impressionist Painters are dead"
Ron Whitehead poem,
"The Boneman" also
get a look at Jeremy's
PhotoBook of this grand evening of sights,
sooth and sounds from
The Synchronicity Art Gallery.
and Of Note
Bringing It All Back Home! - On Nov. 22nd, Louisville
Music and Poetry powerpoint, The
Rudyard Kipling lights it's stage for a stellar evening of sound and sooth
with Evansville favs, Will Sovern & Shakespeare's
Monkey (w/special guest Lars
Garvey), Herbal Jam, Star Pupil plus Louisville;s own,
Ron Whitehead & Southside with
special guest from Iceland, Michael
Dean Odin Pollock who now hangs his hat in Kentucky and is the latest
member of Southside. Show starts at 10 PM.