Event Details

We invite you to join us for our biannual open mic night, Expressions @ ASU Gammage. This FREE event welcomes all forms of expression from the community such as: music, poetry, spoken word, dance, etc. Come to perform or watch while enjoying complimentary food directly on the historic ASU Gammage stage. Whether you are a first timer on the mic or a seasoned professional, all are welcome as it is meant to be an open and safe space for artistic expression without fear of judgement.

Those wanting to perform will sign up when the doors open on the night of. The performances will begin at 7pm and the doors will open at 6:30pm. If you have any questions about the space/tech available for your performance, please email [email protected].

Hosted by Tomás J. Stanton - Local Spoken Word Artist, Educator, Activist, and Co-Founder of Phonetic Spit

  • Tomás is dedicated to advancing the art of creative practices, spoken word and Hip Hop theatre as platforms for critical engagement, societal transformation, and human development. Co-Founder of Phoenix’s premiere literary arts and youth development organization, Phonetic Spit & Critical Engagement Specialist for Mesa Arts Center, Tomás uses critical pedagogy to empower communities to boldly express themselves – from the margins to the core. His work and teaching style are rooted in his quest to live a life of radical love & unlearning the pitfalls of poverty, privilege, and hyper-masculinity.

We hope to see you there!