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Spoken Word - Poetry Slam
Poetry Get Down and Slam
2018, 180 min., Color, English
JOIN US AT ONE OF OUR MOST CELEBRATED EVENTS SINCE 2015! Whether you are a Virgin to the Mic or a Veteran looking to build your Rep, This Open Mic set followed by a Fierce Poetry Slam has it all. Fans will get to experience National level Poets along with the best Emerging Talent in North Texas. Hosted by Chicago Born Poet, Verb Kulture featured on TV One Verses and Flow. From 7:30-11:30pm DJ Frances Jaye, Founder of Neo Soul Cafe, will set the mood. She is "an eclectic, music lover and a self-professed music connoisseur who really knows how to delight her audience” and is known for "The Music That Gets Your Head Right". 7pm-Doors Open 8pm Open Mic 10pm -Poetry Slam Wanna share some knowledge at Open Mic- Sign Up on the spot at the event. Slammers- Entry Fee $25 - 1st Place Prize $500- 2nd Place Prize $250. Limited spots available. Pay entry Fee @ https://squareup.com/store/denton-african-american-scholarship-foundation
Screenings
Featuring
Verb Kulture, Frances Jaye

Verb Kulture
"VERB" is a perfect word to describe her. She is poetry in motion. Verb was born and raised on the Southside of Chicago. Upon moving to Dallas, TX in 2008, her artistic career launched. She is a performing artist who possesses many talents including : Spoken Word Artist, Slam Champion, Dancer, Musician, Producer, Writer, Host, Motivational Speaker and so much more. Verb has a gift for bringing people together and reaching an audience. On the stage, her dynamic performances never cease to grab your attention and speak to your heart. As founder and CEO of Verb Kulture Entertainment, Verb is currently the producer of some of the biggest shows in the Dallas/Fort Worth area including the Annual Changing Faces Masquerade Ball and the Annual Harlem Renaissance Extravaganza. On the national stage, Verb has performed with numerous Grammy Award winning artists and was featured on season 3 of TV One’s "Verses and Flow" show where she shared the stage with Mary Mary and Vivian Green. To keep up with this renaissance woman and all of the great works she is creating, follow her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @verbkulture.
Frances Jaye
Groove to the sounds of DJ Frances Jaye, Founder of Neo Soul Cafe. She is "an eclectic, music lover and a self-professed music connoisseur who really knows how to delight her audience” and is known for "The Music That Gets Your Head Right".