Sunday, August 10th – 2 pm:
Publication celebration & reading
Robbie Sugg’s Koccha

Emerging poet Robbie Sugg will be joined by John Landry and Marina Lazzara for a celebratory reading on the occasion of the release of Robbie's first collection of poems. Koccha, (Days Eye Press, 2014) is titled after the Miwok word for "house" or … [Read more...]

POETS! Monday, August 4th, 7 pm
featured poet: Steve Carolan
followed by an open mic

Featured poets plus an open mic twice a month at Bird & Beckett -- on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month.  Jerry Ferraz  hosts.  All welcome to read in the open mic.   Tonight's featured poet, Steve Carolan, is a North Beach denizen, … [Read more...]

which way west? Sunday concert series
July 27th — 4:30-6:30 pm:
The Rudi Wongozi Trio

Rudi Wongozi's East Bay roots are strong, pulling him back every now and again from NYC to be with family and perform a few dates.  We're pleased to present him in the company of poet Paula Hackett and two fine rhythm players, Ollen Erich Hunt on … [Read more...]

Monday, July 21st — 7:00 p.m.
POETS! Steve Arnston
and Sharon Pretti
open mic follows

Twice a month, on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, San Francisco troubadour Jerry Ferraz welcomes poets into Bird & Beckett.  One or two featured readers, followed by an open mic. Tonight, Steve Arntson and Sharon Pretti are the … [Read more...]

Monday, June 16 – 7:00 pm
“A Pocket of Poets” + open mic

Stephen Kopel, Nancy Wakeman, Al Averbach and Jane Rades read their work.  Open mic follows.  Jerry Ferraz hosts. Come one, come all! & Happy Bloomsday to you! … [Read more...]