Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Grades 9-12. Directed by Monica Williams
BAM’s annual showcase of spoken word returns with a dynamic interdisciplinary performance including music and dance.
This year’s star-studded program includes nationally and internationally recognized talent: Steve Colman, Tony Award-winning co-writer of Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry Jam; Ashley August, 2013 New York City Youth Poet Laureate; Dominique Morisseau, a playwright, actress, and spoken word artist; poet and author Mahogany Browne; artist and activist, Lah Tere, and poet Suheir Hammad. Also featured are musical guests the Mighty Third Rail and Brooklyn’s own DJ Reborn. Includes pre-show workshop, teacher study guide, and post-show Q&A.