Presented in partnership with Miami Beach Gay Pride, The Betsy Writer's Room / Escribe Aquí, and O, Miami, Pride Poets Light the Night is a special reading and illumination show at The Betsy Orb and Poetry Rail on Española Way between Collins and Ocean.
Special guest and Presidential Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco recites his homage to Orlando, "One Pulse-One Poem," alongside illuminations of poetry by LGBT poets Julie Marie Wade, Carlos Pintado, Richard Blanco, and Langston Hughes. Carlos Pintado will also read. Lighting design by Andrew Logan.
The illuminations will continue on April 7 and 8, in celebration of Miami Beach Gay Pride. This event is free and open to our community.