JF Seary

Poet ~ Actor ~ Educator

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Latin Lives 2014 Fall Production

Posted by JF Seary on September 27, 2014 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Poet-On-The-Run May Edition

Posted by JF Seary on April 25, 2013 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

May 10th-11th - Writing Workshop and Featured Performance at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

 

May 13th - In The Cypher Morristown High School in Morristown, NJ

 

May 13th - As You Like It CAP21 Studios 18 W. 18th Street 6PM & 8PM

 

May 19th - My Final Shot Productions Queens, NY (specific location TBA) 6:30PM

 

May 25th - In The Cypher WOW Café Theatre 59-61 East 4th Street NY NY 1PM

 

 

I'm Baaaack... As if I went anywhere!!

Posted by JF Seary on March 10, 2013 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Hello all,

I am so excited to present to you my newly redone wesbite. I have updated a lot of the content on the site and I have taken a fresh approach to the overall design and layout. I hope that this will be a place where I can continue to share with you all of the amazing things that I am doing.

I definitely want to take a few moments to express my gratitude. I have been so fortunate and blessed to be truly living my dreams and that would not have been possible if I didn't have an amazing foundation rooted in family. It also would not have happened if I hadn't met, interacted with and been taken under the wings of some amazing writers, actors, directors and performers of all kinds. 

I am working on several big projects which I am very proud of. In addition, I continue to writer, rehearse and perform my poetry. This year is significant because I have taken a huge risk in that I entered Poetry Idol co-sponsored by La Bruja & The Poet's Den Theater. Anyone who knows me knows that I never compete with my poetry and the two slams I have participated in were by accident truly (although making it the 2nd round of a 2 or 3 round competition is pretty darn cool!!). I am learning so much already - about myself, about the other competitors or are AMAZING!! 

I hope to continue to work and inspire others! Be blessed mi gente. 

Peace, love & poetry

J.F. Seary

NYC Performance Nov. 9th

Posted by JF Seary on November 3, 2011 at 4:05 AM Comments comments (0)

BoriMix Poetry Reading

Weds. Nov 9th 6pm $5 cover

O.P. Art Studio/Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center

107 Suffolk Street b/w Rivington & Delancey

Poet-on-the-Run NYC Performances

Posted by JF Seary on October 22, 2011 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (0)

CreativeInk Open Mic Series w/ host Maria Rodriguez Morales

Friday Oct 21st doors open at 6p show starts at 8p $10 cover

Common Space NYC 70-15 Austin Street (Across from the UA Movie Theater) Forest Hills, NY

Check out the Facebook page for the event

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=133275926774472


You Are Beautiful The Way Your Are Showcase

Saturday, October 22, 2011 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM $5 cover

Teachers College, Columbia University - Private Dining Room 525 W 120th St (Basement of Grace Dodge Hall) New York, NY 10027

Check out the event brite for ticket details http://beautyintheeyeofbeholder.eventbrite.com/

Poet-on-the-Run Fall 2011 Edition

Posted by JF Seary on August 22, 2011 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Greetings Everyone,

I have much good news to share with you. I am (finally) officially a full-time performance artist, which means a part-time lots of other things. I am very excited about this as I have been working toward this for quite some time and it finally became my reality this summer. Many things finally fell into place along with the revelation that this was the path I was meant to walk. I will be on the road this fall touring as a solo performer as well as with Urbintel's HerStory.

I am still living and writing in NYC but I will bring my work to various audiences around the country. I will continue to develop as a writer, actor and performer through two studios that have been integral to my growth and development over the last few years.

Last year I was part of some amazing projects/events - a short film by dir Kanokon Sookram and a Spoken Word CD with musician Steven Maldonado. I also promoted my poetry and chapbook at the National Counsel of La Raza's Annual Latino Book & Family Festivals in Los Angeles & Chicago.

I recently self-published a chapbook titled Poetry In Performance which will be available for sale at any events where I am performing. If you are interested in obtaining a copy please contact me directly at [email protected]

Upcoming projects include: writing a manuscript to have a full volume of my poetry published. I am also working on a new CD project, to layout many of my spoken word pieces on tracks. I will be working on that with a few musician friends on this project. I will also continue to audition for theater and film productions.

I do want to take a moment to express my gratitude to everyone who has supported me throughout this journey. I feel so incredibly fortunate to have so many wonderful people to care about me, my work and have supported me on this journey. From family to friends to co-workers to fellow artists, I have been embraced by your love and it has made all the difference.

Below is a schedule of my fall performances:

Cultural Connections - Monday Aug 22nd 7:30pm Yale University, New Haven, CT

Urbintel presents Def Poetry - Thursday Sept 1st 7:00pm James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA 

Spoken Word Performance* - Thurday Sept 29th Details TBA Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

Urbintel presents HerStory Wednesday Oct 5th 7pm Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Open Mic Tour Oct 6th-10th Venues TBA

Urbintel presents HerStory - Thursday Oct 13th 9pm Pace University, Pleasantville, NY

*Stay tuned for updates to the calendar as some performances are still in negotiation.

Thank you again for your love & support!!

J.F. Seary

Poet-on-the-Run

February Tidings

Posted by JF Seary on February 1, 2011 at 11:38 PM Comments comments (0)

Good evening everyone:

I hope that this message finds you all well. I've got some exciting news & updates.

One of my poems "Waiting" was recently published in the online magazine "For Harriet." This is a great website and I invite you all to check it out at For Harriet

 

The producers of "Open Mic: An Urban Love Story" by Raven Blackstone is still casting male actors/poets for some of the male roles in the play. To set up an audition please contact raven at [email protected]


February Performances

Thursday Feb 3rd 8pm - Urbintel presents "HerStory" at Williams College, Williamstown, MA


Thursday 17th 6:30pm - Simone Nikkole's "A Journey Through Poetry" Abigail's Cafe & Wine Bar 807 Classon Ave Brooklyn, NY


Wednesday Feb 23rd 7pm - Urbintel presents "HerStory" Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT


Sunday Feb 27th (time TBA) - Black Latina Movement Poetry Showcase Nuyorican Poets Café, New York, NY


For more information on pricing, times and locations please contact me directly at [email protected]

 

Wishing you all a great week and let's hope that Punxsutawney Phil does NOT see is shadow, an early Spring for everybody! We deserve it, especially after this winter.


peace & blessings,


J.F. Seary

Poet-On-The-Run 

 


Ringing in the New year

Posted by JF Seary on December 29, 2010 at 8:28 PM Comments comments (0)

Hello darlings,

Thank you so much for visiting my page and checking in. I am currently in Orlando, FL with my family, enjoying the not-so-warm weather. It has been wonderful! Can you believe that it had been six months since I'd last seen my mom? I am having an amazing time just enjoying my family and the relaxation.


I am very excited about 2011 and all of the amazing projects and events that I will be working on, beginning with the launch of my very own website! In addition, I have a full calendar of performances and events this spring and I hope to see you in an audience soon!


J.F. Seary


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