A Change of Tempo Performance Poetry Workshop

We came across this event in Facebook and wanted to post it on the website for our members and visitors to the site for a chance to be able to participate in a Performance Poetry Workshop organized by Tempo Magazine

This workshop will be facilitated by Dorian “Paul D” Rogers, award-winning poet from the USA who:

  • Has been featured at over 35 colleges and universities
  • Winner of 2007 National Poetry Slams in Austin, Texas
  • 2005 Individual Champion of Southern Fried Poetry Slams
  • Performed on stage with Amiri Baraka, Nikki Giovanni and Stevie Wonder

How the workshop will be run: 

Each poet will receive individualized assistance focusing on the performance aspect of spoken word poetry (voice inflection, volume, speed, articulation and memorization)

Requirements: 

Each poet will be required to bring an original poem with them for the workshop.

Details: 

Date: 23 June 2012
Duration: 90 minutes
Location: Innovation@Work, Abu Dhabi
Cost: AED 100

Poets have a choice of one of two sessions: 9:00- 10:30 or 11:00- 12:30

To book or for more details, call Sharon on 02-4918625 or email sharon@tempoplanet.com

There are limited seats so book early to avoid dissapointment!

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