Get 'Wild' at Wild Roots in Geneva on Saturday September 7th at 6pm for the debut edition of the store's brand new 'OpenMic@200mph' written and directed by Wooden Box Theater. An evening of live theater, open mic performances, dance, poetry, and live music inside one of Geneva's most beloved shops!
Based on Bill Cosby's album '200mph.' this new series of events follow Wooden Box Theater's 7 year stay at the House Cafe as event planners and performers, to transplant directly in the heart of downtown Geneva, and a flawless new location to carry on their tradition of theatrical music and passionate event writing, 'OpenMic@200mph' will be no exception.
This is a bright new beginning in a venue that has unlimited potential, and is as photogenic as they come. The event also falls during Geneva's annual 'Festival of the Vine' so passers by can sample some of the top emerging artists in the area and purchase gifts and unique clothing from this eclectic and enduring centerpiece of Downtown Geneva.
Starring musical guests : Daerielle Amber, Bill Leighly, Mikie Lozano, Steve Barnes, Desmond Green, Scott Barnes and many others!
Sound/PA by Steve Barnes of MyLazyElephant
Prior to the 6pm showtime members of the musical cast will partake in a photo-shoot near the gorgeous Fox River which sits only blocks from Wild Roots!