“Artistically Speaking!” At SEVEN in Belleville June 6th
By: Susan Spit-Fire Lively- MetroEast NEWS contributor
Hello all! I hope that your spring is going splendidly! If you’re looking for a spicy new show to sink your teeth into (and all your other senses ;) come to “Artistically Speaking!” (produced/hosted by Spit-Fire) next Wednesday, June 6th at Belleville’s outstanding Seven Restaurant and Lounge, (7 S. High St., Belleville, IL, 62220). Seven, a haven for arts and entertainment known for its involvement in local communities, is situated in the heart of historic downtown Belleville. To learn more, please call (618) 277-6700 or visit their website at www.sevenrestaurantandlounge.com.
There’s no cover charge for this event!! The doors open at 8:00 and the show, which also has an Open Mic, will begin at 9:00 p.m. Experience the thrill of live performance-based art with the most gifted musicians, poets, comedians, and more in a gallery filled with an array of local artwork. The friendly and dedicated staff even keeps the kitchen open late so you can enjoy yummy appetizers ($2.00 Off All Appetizers) and beverages ($5 Martini Wednesdays!).
We have another exhilarating night planned for Wed., June 6th!! Our Special Guests include Poet, Spoken Word Artist, and Editor Floyd Boykin, Jr. (St. Louis, MO); Poet, Author, and Spoken Word Artist Susan Trowbridge Adams (Seattle, WA); Jazz Musician and Songwriter Rosmon Johnson (O’ Fallon, IL); and Poet, Photographer, and Editor Pacia Anderson (East St. Louis, IL). (See bios and attached flier below). Meet us in the second floor art gallery! Peace!!