The Hoot

The Hoot was started by our second poet laureate Robert Dunn and continues to thrive twenty three years later and is one of New Hampshire’s longest running poetry readings!

The first Wednesday of each month at The Roundabout Diner in Portsmouth NH starting at 7:00 PM. Get there early to get a good seat.
Doors open about 6 pm.

Roundabout Diner, 580 Portsmouth Traffic Cir, Portsmouth, NH. The Roundabout is a full-service restaurant and dinner is available!

Hoot Format:
There are two featured readers and an open mic immediately following. Bring a poem and be ready to read. Open mic participants may read one poem and be no longer than three minutes. Please: no announcements from the podium. See below for listing of upcoming featured hoot readers.

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