Sunday, February 24, 2008 @ 2:00 pm

Hosted by Laura L. Longoria & Don Newton



Monthly Poetry Readings
2 - 4 pm

This month featuring:

Lisa Marie Sandoval

Lisa Marie is a nationally published performance artist and two-time City of Los Angeles Artist-in-Residence (2003-2005) and grant awardee. Her unique performance style combines dance, drama and poetry to vividly bring story to life and connect the cries of human souls. Creator of The Yowling & Other Sounds from Highland Park, she currently tours her one-woman show through Southern California, and the same titled book is scheduled for release in May 2008 (TCcreative Press). Lisa Marie has been featured on television; nationally at Art & Soul and Austin’s Red Salmon Art Series; locally at Beyond Baroque, the Sylvan Amphitheater, colleges and other Los Angeles venues. Receiving congressional recognition her work has been published in The Southern California Anthology, The Christian Century, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review among others. Lisa Marie performs monthly for What's the Story? at The Powerhouse Theatre in Santa Monica; she has an MA in Professional Writing from USC and a BA from Occidental College. For bookings, visit:

Open mic! Bring your work to read before the featured poet!

La Palabra is Avenue 50 Studio's poetry event held on the last Sunday of each month