Iowa City - Was the Word is Working Group’s monthly spoken word series. They believe that the theatre is a place for connection and communion. Their troupe of storytellers and poets share their words at the Englert Theatre on March 27 at 7:30 pm. This month's theme is "The Last Straw." The show is hosted by Martin Andrews and Idris Goodwin and is a benefit for the Domestic Violence Intervention Program.
The lineup includes:
Sean Christopher Lewis: Playwright and Performer, recently featured on This American Life, also a Professional Wrestling fan
Kate Krohn: Poet and Prophet...will prophecy for Girl Scout cookies
Megan Gogerty: she of the sharp wit and fancy shoes
The event will feature the music of Skye Carrasco. Tickets are pay what you can at the door. Visit the ">event page on Facebook for updates.