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Poetry

Poetry 2017: Word. Sound. Power.

 
Grades 9—12
 
Mar 30—Apr 6, 2017
 
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RUN TIME: 1hr 10min + 20min Q/A
ALL TICKETS:  $10
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Hosted & Directed by Baba Israel

CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS: ELA (poetry), Public Speaking (rhetoric), Theater

The finest spoken word artists from Brooklyn and beyond gather to collaborate with hip-hop artists, dancers, musicians, and each other in this electric showcase production. Students discover how the political becomes poetical and vice versa through performances by veteran artists and hosted by beloved MC Baba Israel.

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This event is currently sold out, but don’t despair.

Additional seats regularly become available (due to cancellations) and will be offered to schools on the waitlist on a first come, first-served basis up until two weeks before the show.

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Major support for programs for students with special needs provided by the Joseph LeRoy and Ann C. Warner Fund.

 

Major support for literacy programs provided by The Emily Davie & Joseph S. Kornfeld Foundation.

 

Support for the Black Male Achievement Project provided by the Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation.

 
 
 
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