Out Loud HSV Featuring Know Disclaimer
June 21, 2017 in Huntsville , AL
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Out Loud HSV monthly open mic and features create a space for literary arts and spoken word to grow! Join us in Pizzelle’s Confections, studio RR4 at Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, for this event. Come early to sign up for the open mic, where you will have 5 minutes to share your work. Then we will have a 30 minute feature with Real Life Poets, Inc. Youth Slam Team, Know Disclaimer! Real Life Poets, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit community service and mentoring organization that believes in creating opportunities and mentoring budding minds to creatively express themselves. It is thier mission to cultivate the youth into tomorrow’s leaders by empowering them to discover the power in their words and ways their voices can initiate change utilizing the spoken word medium. They’ve also established Alabama’s first youth poetry slam team, Know Disclaimer. The Know Disclaimer Poetry Slam Team was created to identify, cultivate, and exhibit exemplary teen poets from the Birmingham Area, through the vehicle of ‘slam poetry’. The team is committed to developing strong and creative writing, with an emphasis on innovative, energetic, and polished presentations. The Know Disclaimer Poetry Slam Team is designed to function as an extension of Real Life Poets programming (adhering to programming guidelines) and to represent the flourishing talent base in the region, as young, modern-day Birmingham griots! Out Loud HSV is dedicated to fostering new voices and encouraging participation; so even if you have never been to an open mic before, please come on down and hear some new interesting voices and share! This is a free show, but donations are strongly encouraged. Doors at 6:00 PM, show begins at 6:30 PM.