Ongoing through March 25: Open Tryouts for the Poe Room Event

The NYU Office of Government & Community Affairs and Lois Rakoff, Community Director of the Poe Room, announce Open call tryouts for the Spring Poe Room Event!

The Poe Room Event is seeking creative submissions to showcase the life and work of Edgar Allan Poe. Community members are encouraged to audition for the chance to illuminate Poe’s life through media such as dance, drama, music, painting, sculpture, magic, readings, performance art, and other forms of expression. All ages are welcome to submit work on a rolling basis until Monday, March 25. Contact Arlene Peralta at 212.998.2401 or

And save the date for the Poe Room event: Friday, April 19, 2013 at 6:00 pm at the NYU School of Law, 245 Sullivan Street.