BAM adds NYC Youth Poet Laureate Ashley August and Palestinian-American poet Suheir Hammad to Poetry 2013: Game Changers line-up
Line-up includes host and poet Baba Israel, poet and playwrights Dominique Morisseau, Mahogany L. Browne, Steve Colman, and others; live music by The Mighty Third Rail and sets by DJ Reborn.
Poetry 2013: Game Changers
Directed by Monica Williams
BAM Harvey Theater (651 Fulton St)
Mar 15 & 16 at 7:30pm
Artist Talk: Includes full line-up
Moderated by Baba Israel
Mar 15, post-show (free for same-day ticket-holders)
Tickets start at $15 and can be purchased by calling 718.636.4100 or at BAM.org
Brooklyn, NY/Feb 21, 2012— This year the well-received poetry showcase returns to BAM for two evenings of dynamic interdisciplinary performance incorporating spoken word, music, and dance, directed by Monica Williams. Previous sold-out performances have featured a diverse group of stellar, nationally recognized talent. This year, poet Baba Israel hosts a stunning line-up that includes award-winning poets and playwrights Suheir Hammad, Dominique Morisseau, Steve Colman, NYC Youth Poet Laureate Ashley August, and others, with music spun by Brooklyn-based DJ Reborn, and spoken word and musical performances by The Mighty Third Rail.
Date: Friday & Saturday, March 15-16, 2013
Time: 7:30 PM
City: Brooklyn, New York
Venue: BAM Harvey Theater
Address: 251 Fulton St.