Lip Service West: True Stories
“Originating in Los Angeles and made famous in Miami, where it was touted as the ‘hottest, smartest, most-honest literary event in South Florida,’ Lip Service is now coming to the Bay Area. Pairing gritty, real, and raw writing with live performance, Lip Service offers audiences the rare glimpse into the personal lives of the artist. Equal parts hilarious and heartbreaking, embarrassing and brutally honest, Lip Service West promises to be unlike any literary event you’ve ever experienced. Lip Service West is produced by Joe Clifford and will be held bi-monthly.” Once Railroad gets on the other side of the Atlantic, this is the first place we’ll be visiting. Produced by Joe Clifford, a huge supporter of the Railroad mission and generally great guy, Lip Service West’s most recent reading saw our very own Poet of the Month (Dec 2011) Kyrsten Bean, take to the stage. If you’re in this neck of the woods, why not give it a go?