FEATURED READING LIST

John Petrolino

 

July 12, 2011                                                                                       Somerset Poetry Group

                                                     Bridgewater Public Library, 1 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater, NJ

 

  • Featured reading with Linda Jade.

 

May 31, 2011                                                                                         Neptune High School

                                                                                     55 Neptune Blvd, Neptune, NJ 07753

 

  • Readings of original work and poetry discussions.  AP Senior English classes.

 

 

May 12, 2011                                                                      Massachusetts Maritime Academy

                                                                                  101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA

 

  • Private reading and discussions for Analysis and Interpretation of Literature classes.

 

March 21, 2011                                                                                       Hampton University

                                                                                                                            Norfolk, VA

 

  • Reading and private discussion with World Literature and English Composition Classes.

 

December 8, 2010                                                                                 Neptune High School

                                                                                     55 Neptune Blvd, Neptune, NJ 07753

 

  • Readings of original work and poetry discussions.  AP Senior English classes

 

November 26, 2010                                                             Rock and Talk With Joe Harvard

                                                                                            Synaxis Lounge, Asbury Park, NJ

 

  • Featured reading and interview with Joe Harvard

 

September 30, 2010                                              Lowell Celebrates Kerouac Kick Off Show

                                                                                       Kappy’s Copper Kettle, Lowell, MA

 

  • Featured reading/collaboration with David Amram.

 

May 16, 2010                                                                                                    Beat and Blues

                                                                      Calvary United Methodist Church, Keyport, NJ

 

  • Guest host, reading of original work and scene selections of “Kerouac” the musical.

 

 

May 6, 2010                                                                             Lips 32-33 Release Celebration

                                                                    Barnes and Noble, 395 Route 3 East, Clifton, NJ

 

  • Reading of work featured in publication.

 

April 30, 2010                                                                       Northshore Community College

                                                                                                                         Massachusetts

 

  • Poetry reading and discussions with literature classes.

 

 

 

April 28, 2010                                                               Journal of NJ Poetry Release Reading

                                                                     Morris County Community College, New Jersey

 

  • Annual publication release reading.

 

April 27, 2010                                                                       Northshore Community College

                                                                                                                         Massachusetts

 

  • Poetry reading and discussions with literature classes.

 

 

April 26, 2010                                                                     Massachusetts Maritime Academy

                                                                                  101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA

 

  • Private reading and discussions for Analysis and Interpretation of Literature classes.

 

April 21, 2010                                                                                Georgian Court University

                                                                              900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701

 

  • Sigma Mu presents John Petrolino.  Featured reading, Q & A and book signing.

 

March 16, 2010                                                                                     Neptune High School

                                                                                     55 Neptune Blvd, Neptune, NJ 07753

 

  • Readings of original work and poetry discussions.  AP Senior English classes.

 

 

December 5, 2009                                                    Long Branch Poetry Festival at City Hall

                                                                                             344 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ

 

November 23 & 24, 2009                                                    North Shore Community College

                                                                                                                         Massachusetts

  • Poetry reading and discussions with literature classes.

 

October 8, 2009                                                                              Ocean Lodge #89 FAAM

559 Church Road, Spring Lake Heights, NJ

  • Guest speaker.  Poetry discussion and reading of original works.

 

July 27, 2009                                                                                                Barnes and Noble

                                                                           4000 Jericho Turnpike, East Northport, NY

 

May 17, 2009                                                                                                    Espresso Joe’s

                                                                                          50 West Front Street, Keyport, NJ

 

May 16, 2009                                                                                                 Germ Bookstore

                                                                                    2005 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA

 

May 11, 2009                                                                                                           O’Toole’s

                                                                             Convention Hall Galleria, Asbury Park, NJ

 

May 3, 2009                                                                                      South Brunswick Library

                                                               110 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852

 

April 27, 2009                                                                                       Neptune High School

                                                                                     55 Neptune Blvd, Neptune, NJ 07753

  • Readings of original work and poetry discussions.  Senior English and Creative writing classes

 

March 11, 2009                                                                                         Barron Art’s Center

                                                                                582 Rahway Ave, Woodbridge, NJ 07059

 

March 7, 2009                                                                                               Rotunda Theater

                                                                                      4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

 

December 16, 2008                                                                               Neptune High School

                                                                                     55 Neptune Blvd, Neptune, NJ 07753

 

September 18, 2008                                                                                    Brick High School

                                                                          346 Chambers Bridge Road, Brick, NJ 08723

  • Private readings from Galleria and class discussions, Sophomore English classes and Creative Writing class.

 

May 8 & 9, 2008                                                                 Massachusetts Maritime Academy

                                                                       101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532

  • Featured reader.
  • Private reading and discussion in Analysis and Interpretation of literature classes.

 

April 24 & 30, 2008                                                                               Neptune High School

                                                                                     55 Neptune Blvd, Neptune, NJ 07753

  • Readings of original work and poetry workshop.

 

February 28, 2008                                                                          Georgian Court University

                                                                              900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701

  • “NJ Literature Studies” readings from Galleria and other original work.  Question and answer session and book signing.

 

Since 2005, First Monday of the Month                                                  Cornelia Street Cafe

                                                                                29 Cornelia Street, New York, NY 10014

 

October 04, 05, 06 and 07                                                                                  Café Parideso

                                                                                       45 Palmer Street, Lowell, MA 08152

  • “Amram Jam” reading of original work with jazz trio or quintet.

 

October 2006 & 2007                                                                                     Pollard Library

                                                                               401 Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA 08152

  • “From Cairo To Kerouac” with David Amram jazz quintet.  Readings of Kerouac’s work and original pieces.

 

January 11, 2007                                                                                                 Bowery Poetry Club

                                                                                         308 Bowery, New York, NY 10012

  • “Jack Kerouac Wrote Here: Crisscrossing America Chasing Cool” Featured contemporary artist of Beat literature.  Original reading.

 

November 2, 2006                                                                       Georgian Court University

                                                                               900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701