Urban Word NYC’s Annual Teen Poetry Slam Preliminary #1

15 Mar 2017
06:00pm - 08:00pm
5 W. 19th St. 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10011

Urban Word NYC’s Annual Teen Poetry Slam Preliminary #1

19th Annual Urban Word NYC Teen Poetry Slam Preliminaries: Jefferson Market Library
Hosted by Crystal Valentine

NYC’s hottest teen poets compete for a chance to represent New York City at the Brave New Voices National Teen Poetry Festival in the Bay Area. Teen poets compete to advance to the Grand Slam Finals on Saturday, April 22nd at Harlem’s world famous Apollo Theater to qualify for Nationals.

Come support the voices of the next generation, as they take the stage and speak their mind! To enter, poets must be 13-19 years old, and signup atwww.urbanwordnyc.org or show up. First come first serve. Audience members are encouraged to come early, as seating is limited.

Tickets are FREE at the Public Libraries!