JANUARY 2010

January 27, 2010 with Ray Barbie at Lightbulb Mouth Radio Hour, The Basement, 149 Linden Avenue, Long Beach, CA, 8pm

FEBRUARY 2010

February 7, 2010 for Kinetic Poetics at UC Santa Cruz, Porter College, Santa Cruz, CA, 10pm

February 21, 2010 with Andrea Gibson at Harman Hall, 1 Grand Avenue, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, CA, 12:30pm

MARCH 2010

March 4, 2010 Hazelwood West High School Writer’s Week, St. Louis, MO

March 5, 2010 at Nuyorican Poets Cafe, 236 East 3rd Street (between Ave A and Ave B), New York City, NY, 10pm

March 8, 2010 (do not book day) Gone to see Jon Stewart taping.

March 8, 2010 at Bar 13, 35 East 13th Street, New York City, NY, 7:30pm

March 9, 2010 at Bowery Poetry Club, New York City, NY
(doin’ a “talk” about “craft” at 6:30pm before the show starts. So come talk crap-ft with meh.)

March 11, 2010 at Falstaff’s, Skidmore College – 815 North Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY, 8pm

March 12, 2010 at Weisiger Theater, Centre College, 600 West Walnut St., Danville, KY, 8pm

March 14, 2010 Drake Hotel Underground, 1150 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON, 7:30pm

March 18, 2010 Karen Finneyfrock’s Book Release Party at Richard Hugo House, Seattle, WA

March 26, 2010 25-minute set, a benefit for Seattle Collegiate Slam Team, Soundbridge in Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA, 7:30pm

APRIL 2010

April 1, 2010 Awkward While Airborne with Andrea Gibson in The University Memorial Center, 1669 Euclid Avenue, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, 7:30pm

April 2, 2010 Awkward While Airborne with Andrea Gibson in Taggart Center Ballroom, Utah State University, Logan, UT, 7pm

April 8, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel Street, Houston, TX, 8pm

April 9, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at The Paramount Theater, 713 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX, 8pm

April 11, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX, 8pm

April 13, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at The New Daisy Theater, 330 Beale St., Memphis, TN, 8pm

April 14, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd, St Louis, MO, 8pm

April 16, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Beaumont Club, 4050 Pennsylvania Blvd, Kansas City, MO, 8pm

April 17, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Hoyt Sherman Theatre, 1501 Woodland Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 8pm

April 18, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Slowdown, 729 N 14th St, Omaha, NE, 8pm

April 20, 2010 with Ani DiFranco in Armstrong Hall, Colorado Springs, CO, 8pm

April 21, 2010 with Ani DiFranco in Arts & Sciences Auditorium, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, 8pm

April 22, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Ogden Theater, 935 East Colfax, Denver, CO, 8pm

April 24, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Mesa Theater, 538 Main St, Grand Junction, CO, 8pm

April 25, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Kingsbury Hall, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 7pm

April 26, 2010 with Ani DiFranco at Knitting Factory Concert House, 416 South 9th Street, Boise, ID, 8pm

MAY 2010

May 2, 2010 The 30th Anniversary Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon (it’s my first time to do somethin’ like this… you might consider showin’ up on the sidelines to shout encouraging words or throw caffeinated snacks at my mouth).

May 7, 2010 at The Center School,  Seattle, WA, 9:30am

May 11, 2010 at Cleveland High Schoool, Seattle, WA, 10am

May 11-15, 2010 Vipassana

May 25, 2010 at The Seattle Slam, Re-Bar, Seattle, WA, 8:30pm

May 26, 2010 at Richard Hugo House, workshop, Seattle, WA, 6pm

JUNE 2010

June 10, 2010 at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor, MI, 12:30pm (closed to public)

June 22, 2010 with Reggie Watts at Flavorpill’s 10,000-person yoga class on The Great Lawn, Central Park, NYC, 6pm

JULY 2010

July 21, 2010 BRAVE NEW VOICES FESTIVAL, for the Green Speaks event sponsored by Robert Redford, with Van Jones, Lauren Whitehead, George Watsky, Beau Sia and Mayda Del Valle at Club Nokia, 800 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

July 22, 2010 hosting Semi-Finals of the Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam at The Los Angeles Theater Company, 514 South Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA‎, 11am with Teams Albuquerque, Stockton, Phoenix, Houston and Austin! (look for it on the second season of Brave New Voices on HBO)

July 25-31, 2010 Respectfully unavailable.

AUGUST 2010

August 7, 2010 Camp Pendleton Sprint Triathlon, 8am

August 15, 2010 Derrick and Karyn’s Long Island wedding

August 30, 2010 The Amadeus Project, 1209 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham, WA, 8pm

SEPTEMBER 2010

September 7, 2010 at Re-Bar for The Seattle Slam, Seattle, WA, 8:30pm

September 10, 2010 at The RathSkellar, Saint Bonaventure University, Saint Bonaventure, NY, 8pm

September 12, 2010 at YES Cinema, Columbus, IN, 7pm

NOW BOOKING The Night Kite Revival September 18 through mid-November. For booking info contact Adam Bates, adamfbates@gmail.com.

September 17, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival, 1 Grand Ave, Cal Polytechnic Institute, Spanos Theater, San Luis Obispo, CA, two shows, 7 and 9:30pm

September 19, 2010 Backyard Kickoff Party and NEW DVD screening with The Night Kite Revival at Anis’s house, Portland, OR

September 21, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Whatcom Community College, Syre Auditorium, 237 West Kellogg Road, Bellingham, WA, 8pm (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw)

September 22, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Empyrean, 171 South Washington, Spokane, WA, 7:30pm (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw)

September 25, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Utah State University, 0105, Old Main Hill, Logan, UT, 7pm (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw)

September 27, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Western State University, Quigley Hall, Gunnison, CO, 7:30pm (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw)

September 28, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Mercury Cafe, Denver, CO, 9:30pm (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw)

September 29, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Poetic Justice, 300 South Greenwich, Ste 151, Wichita, KS, 8pm (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw)

OCTOBER 2010

October 1, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Centre College, Weisiger Hall, Danville, KY (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw), 8pm

October 2, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Chopin Theatre, 1543 West Division, Chicago, IL, 4pm (guest poet/musician: Robbie Q. Telfer, Timmy Straw)

October 3, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival Naperville North High School, 899 Mill Street, Naperville, IL, TBA (guest poet/musician: Timmy Straw), 7:30pm

October 4, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at The Neutral Zone, 319 East Washington Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 7pm (guest poet/musician: Mike McGee, Robbie Q. Telfer, Timmy Straw)

October 5, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at The City Opera House, 106 East Front Street, Traverse City, Michigan, 7:30pm (guest poet/musician: Mike McGee, Robbie Q. Telfer, Timmy Straw)

October 6, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Oberlin College, Dianysus Dance Club 135, W. Lorain Street, Oberlin, OH (guest poet/musician: Mike McGee, Timmy Straw; Derrick Brown will not be at this show), 7:30pm

October 7, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at The Night Spot, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY, 9:30pm (guestpoet/musician: Mike McGee, Timmy Straw; Derrick Brown will not be at this show)

October 8, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Salt Space, New York City, NY (guest poet/musician: Mike McGee, Timmy Straw; Derrick Brown will not be at this show)

October 9, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at NYU, E&L Auditorium, 4th Floor, 60 Washington Square South, New York City, NY, 7pm (guest poet/musician: Mike McGee, Timmy Straw; Derrick Brown will not be at this show)

October 11, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Wesleyan College, Middletown, CT (guest poet/musician: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, Timmy Straw)

October 12, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (guest poet/musician: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz and Timmy Straw)

October 13, 2010 a workshop with The Night Kite Revival, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, 7pm

October 14, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Dartmouth College, Collis Common Gorund, 2 North Main Street, Hanover, NH, 8pm (guest poet/musician: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, Timmy Straw)

October 15, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Boston University, Jacob Sleeper Auditorium, 871 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, 7:30pm (guest poet/musician: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, Timmy Straw)

October 16, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Stage One, 70 Sanford Street, Fairfield, CT, 7pm (guest poet/musician: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, Timmy Straw)

October 17, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Lake Telemark Country Club, Oslo Drive Rockaway, NJ, 7pm (guest poet: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz)

October 18, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival, University of Pennsylvania, Steinhardt Hall, 215 S. 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA (guest poet/musician: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, Emily Wells and Timmy Straw)

October 19, 2010 (DAY SHOW) with The Night Kite Revival at Community College of Baltimore, Essex, J Bldg Lecture Hall #J137, Baltimore, MD, 2:20pm (guest musician: Emily Wells and Timmy Straw)

October 22, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Sentient Bean, 13 East Park Ave, Savannah, GA, 8pm (guest musician: Emily Wells and Timmy Straw)

October 24, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Eddie’s Attic, 515-B North McDonough Street, Decatur, GA, 2pm, Tickets available through www.eddiesattic.com (guest musician: Emily Wells and Timmy Straw)

October 26, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Tennessee Tech, 1 William L. Jones Drive, Cookeville, TN (guest musician: Timmy Straw)

October 27, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR, 8:30pm (guest musician: Timmy Straw)

October 28, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Union Theater, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, 7pm (guest musician: Timmy Straw)

NOVEMBER 2010

November 3, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Santa Margarita High School, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (guest poet/musician: Brian Ellis, Jesse Nolan)

November 4, 2010 WE’RE ON A BOAT! poetrycruise.com presents: The Night Kite Revival on the Sea Section, Long Beach, CA, (guest poet/musician: Brian Ellis, Jesse Nolan) SOLD OUT

November 5, 2010 DOUBLE DECKER BUS PARTY!! with The Night Kite Revival, Long Beach, CA, $35 includes tote, new Revival DVD, all you can drink, limited to 40 people, first come (guest poet/musician: Brian Ellis, Jesse Nolan). SOLD OUT

November 6, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival, Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks, 5pm (guest poet/musician: Brian Ellis, Jesse Nolan) TICKETS

November 8, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Dominican University, Calerugega Hall, 100 Magnolia Ave, San Rafael, CA, 8pm (guest poet/musician: Brian Ellis, Timmy Straw)

November 9, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at La Pena Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA, 8:30pm (guest poet/musician: Brian Ellis, Timmy Straw) SOLD OUT

November 10, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at University of Reno, Reno, NV (guest poet/musician: Brian Ellis, Timmy Straw)

November 12, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Community Theater of the Cascades, Bend, OR, 6pm (guest musician: Timmy Straw)

November 16, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Fremont Abbey, 4272 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle WA, 8pm (guest musician: Timmy Straw) TICKETS SOLD OUT

November 17, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival at Western Washington University, Viking Union MPR, 516 High St. Bellingham, WA , 7pm (guest musician: Timmy Straw) TICKETS

November 19, 2010 with The Night Kite Revival, Reed College Chapel, 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd Reed College, OR, 8pm (guest musician: Timmy Straw)

DECEMBER 2010

December 7, 2010 a benefit for One Day’s Wages with Noah Gunderson and guests at Fremont Abbey, Seattle, WA, doors at 7pm, $6, 100% of the profits from this show will go to One Days Wages,

December 9, 2010 with Anis Mojgan and Derrick Brown at Linfield College, Riley Hall, 900 SE Baker Street, McMinnville, OR, 9pm