Bernard Muhia

Poet and Writer. My poems have been featured on CNN International, my play on the UN website and by MTV EXIT.

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Poetry Nights

Poetry nights in Nairobi

Event: Kwani Open Mic
Venue: Club Soundd, Kaunda Street (Next to Hooters)
When: Every 1st Tuesday of the month (7pm-9pm)
Organiser: Kwani Trust
Charges: Kshs. 100
Time: 7.00-9.00 PM (Performers should come between 6 & 7 PM to register)

Event: Rhythm & Spoken
Venue: Dass Ethiopian Restaurant, woodvale grove, westlands
When: Ever last Friday of the month (9-11Pm)
Organiser: Project Heshima

Event: WAPI (Words And Pictures)
Venue: Sarakasi Dome, Ngara, opposite Ngara Post office
When: Every last Saturday of the month (10am)
Organiser: Sarakasi Trust

Event: Poetry at Discovery
Venue: Discovery Restaurant, Koinange Street (Kenol petro station)
When: Every 2nd Saturday of the month
Organiser: Sitawa Namwalie
Charges: Kshs. 100
Time: 5.00-8.00 PM

Event: Slam Africa
Venue: Dass Ethiopian Restaurant, Woodvale grove, Westlands
When: Every 3rd Friday of the month
Organiser: Imani Inc (now Nuru and Pepe Haze) .

Event: Poetry Spot
Venue: All saints Cathedral, Kenyatta Avenue opposite Serena hotel
When: Every 2nd Friday of the month (5pm- 8pm)
Organiser: Poetry Spot/ St Wordsmith

Event: Adelle's open Mic
Venue: Fiesta Restaurant, Chester House
When: Every 1st Wednesday of the month
Organiser: Adelle
Charges: Kshs. 300
Time: From 7.30 PM (Book performance slots by emailing

Event: Bar Stool Poetry Night
Venue: Giggles Restaurant opp Tropez
When: Second & Last Thursday of the Month
Organiser: Oliver
Time:7.00-9.00 PM

Event: An artist, A singer, A poet (A.S.A.P.)
Venue: Karen Country Lodge
When: First Friday of the Month
Organiser: Karen Lucas (Kaz)
Charges: Kshs. 500
Time:7.00pm-12.00 am

Event: Wamathai Spoken Word
Venue: Secrets Lounge, View Park Towers
When: 2nd Friday of the month
Charges: Kshs. 150 (at the door)
Time: 07:00pm - 10:00pm