Monthly All Arts Genre Youth Open Mic Series Kick-Off Event. The Worcester Arts Council has sponsored a writing & performance poetry workshop and event series. Youth Open Mic featuring work from youth writers from the program, all genre open mic and a special performance by the Mass LEAP Poetry Collective, a group responsible for directing the Louder than a Bomb Massachusetts Youth Poetry Festival. Free & Open to the public, donations accepted to support the Worcester Youth Center Speakout! Creative Writing Program.