Second Sunday Spoken Word Second_Sunday_Spoken_Word_Art_on_the_Terrace

Second Sunday Spoken Word is the first and only regularly scheduled monthly event devoted to the Spoken Word. We welcome all writers, including lyricists, to share their work on the second Sunday of every month. We believe in speaking out and are dedicated to giving people a voice. We are open to all readers, genres, and formats.


3-5 pm Spoken Word – original poetry, fiction, and non-fiction

5-6 pm Singers, songwriters, and other acoustic musicians


Performers may sign up in advance by contacting Robin Lampman at: LampmanRobin @  If there are open slots, you may add your name to the sign up sheet on the day of the event.

SICC/ BWAC Spoken Word Collaboration
Saturday, June 17th 2-5 p.m.
499 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

On June 17th from 2-5 p.m. readers from the Staten Island Creative Community will get together with readers from the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition at BWAC to present original writing in “Portraits in Poetry and Prose.” Poets and writers will include Druanne Dillon, , Brandon Korosh, Fritz Weiss, Thomas Fucaloro, Robin Lampman, Grayson Manzi, Maha Awad, Terry Marks, and Annie Rech. Ekhlas Fayig will present her essay on Malala Day which she read at the Mayor’s Office.

Original music and lyrics by Allergic to B’s will follow the readings. For more information, contact the SICC Literary Chairperson at
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Robin Lampman is a published poet and an educator with thirty-five years of experience teaching in universities, high schools, and elementary schools. Read More

Art on the Terrace
776 Richmond Terrace
Staten Island, NY  10301

Summer Hours:

Friday – 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturdays and Sundays – 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Second Saturdays & Reception Days – 12:00pm to 9:00pm