Open Mic Uganda is a company that presents people with a platform that promotes poetry, spoken word and related art forms. It encourages the enhancement of poetry as a recognised art form that can be used as a tool for education, communication and entertainment.
Born in November 2010, Open Mic has worked to support and promote performance poets in that have gone to become some of the most sought out artists of the art form and continues to offer that platform to date with its monthly poetry sessions and other related projects. We belief that poetry can be a top appreciated and cherished art in Uganda.
To provide an opportunity for all Ugandans from all walks of life to share their immense poetic talent with fellow Ugandans and the rest of the world.