Empire Tea & Coffee - Newport, RI

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Summary

Empire Tea & Coffee is the largest coffee shop in Newport, RI and after 7 years of being open, has recently expanded its performance space. It is opening it up to the performing public as a place to help up and coming artists get exposure. The venue is accepting solo artists and bands who play jazz, blues, folk, acoustic and any mellow music. Selected artists will play in the 99 capacity room, on a stage that can hold 4-5 band members. Artists will be compensated with tips and will be able to sell their merchandise and keep 100% of the profits.
/n/nEmpire Tea & Coffee is the largest coffee shop in Newport, RI and after 7 years of being open, has recently expanded its performance space. It is opening it up to the performing public as a place to help up and coming artists get exposure. The venue is accepting solo artists and bands who play jazz, blues, folk, acoustic and any mellow music.




About the gig:


Selected artists will play in the 99 capacity room, on a stage that can hold 4-5 band members. Artists will be compensated with tips and will be able to sell their merchandise and keep 100% of the profits. As well, artists will be provided drinks/water during the show. All music played must contain no explicit material, and suit the quiet nature of the performance space. A limited sound system, including 800W powered speakers and monitors will be available at the venue, but artists are responsible for providing any other necessary equipment.


About the Coffee House


Located in Newport's eclectic lower Broadway and a short walk from the Washington Square theaters, Empire Tea & Coffee provides a relaxing atmosphere, comfortable seating, free wireless internet and unique drinks such as the Horchata Chai or Midnight Express. It has gained a devoted following searching for an independent coffee house.

Terms And Conditions

All performances must be original work by the artist or in the public domain.