15 February 2020
Free Workshop: 3-5:00 p.m.
Slam Poets Arrive: 6:30 p.m.
Main Event: 7:00 p.m. – Until the party is over
“Bridges Not Walls: Migration Into Love”
Come spoken-word artists, rappers, veterans, activists, students, actors, first-time poets, and dreamers.
All poets are offered 3 minutes to recite their poem over quiet jazz. Poets can speak their possibilities in any language as long as they provide a written translation of their 3-minute poem.
■ General Admission: $10 Suggested Donation
■ Register to Slam: $15 (includes admission)
■ Youth Under 15: Free
■ Childcare: Free (please register by Feb 7th for childcare)
HIGH WATTAGE: ELEMENTS OF THE SLAM POEM
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Led by Regie Cabico, this is a chance for jazz poetry slam participants to rehearse their poems and generate material.
■ $50 for 2nd place
■ $25 for 3rd place
Be part of a painting project to create 10 or more 16 x 20” painted acrylic canvases for the Poetry Slam and to exhibit at the church. Click here for more information.