Following up our successful and packed house that was October, we’re back for the third slam of the season! We have a special feature from our very own, Zack Taylor, a Spoken Futures member and TYPS Alumni! The winner of the October slam, Jose Martinez will also be gracing the stage as the spotlight poet! At last month’s community meeting, YOU VOTED GREEN. Wear green to this months slam and be entered in a raffle to win a fabulous prize and be part of the green group photo! Tell your friends, inform your family and get ready for an amazing night!
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 16th!
SLAM WORKSHOP & Volunteer Meeting: 5:00-6:30pm
Led by ZACK TAYLOR!
POETRY SLAM: 7:00-9:30pm, signup at 6:30
Hosted by ARACELI MONTAÑO & ENRIQUE GARCÍA!
Featured poet: ZACK TAYLOR!
Spotlight poet: JOSE MARTINEZ!
U of A Freshman Zack Taylor is a correspondent for Spoken Futures Inc. After slamming for two years at TYPS, Zack has led workshops, coordinated poetry clubs, competed at Brave New Voices, and now participates in other events and schools around South Tucson. With a focus on gay pride, Zack aims to write poetry to make you feel awkward and inspired.
At BENTLEY’S 1730 E Speedway
near the UofA, across from McDonald’s, extra parking behind the building and in the UA lot on Cherry & Speedway.
The Tucson Youth Poetry Slam (TYPS) is made possible in part by generous support from: Bentley’s House of Coffee & Tea, The Crossroads Collaborative, Womens Foundation of Southern Arizona & UNIDAS, Tucson Pima Arts Council.