Sunday, October 31, 2010
HBO Def Poetry Star Lemon Andersen @ Mike Geffner's Inspired Word - Sept...
HBO Def Poetry Star Lemon Andersen @ Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word NYC spoken word poetry event
Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010
One and One Bar/Restaurant
Manhattan, New York City.
One of the best spoken word storytellers you'll see. Lemon is an original cast member of Russell Simmons' Def Poetry Jam on Broadway. Lemon's film acting credits include The Soloist, starring Robert Downey, Jr. and Jamie Foxx, as well as Spike Lee's Miracle At St. Anna, Sucker Free City, She Hate Me, and he appeared opposite Denzel Washington in Inside Man. He is currently touring County of Kings the show which was produced by Spike Lee and the Culture Project at the Public Theater. His poetry has been featured on everything from radio spots, to print ads, to the limited edition Absolut Brooklyn bottle and most recently on a viral spot directed by Rik Cordero.
The Inspired Word is New York City's hottest new poetry/spoken word series that happens every Thursday night in downtown Manhattan, produced by longtime writer/journalist and former Village Voice columnist Mike Geffner and hosted by Erik "Advocate of Wordz" Maldonado.
For more info on Lemon, please visit http://www.lemonshood.com/
Videographer: Elaine Delehant (bonobofilms.com)
Music: La Bruja, "Keep it Movin' Like," http://www.labrujamusic.com/