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Voices Up! Open Mic

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Crosstown Concourse, Theater Stair
1350 Concourse Ave., 2nd floor Central Atrium
Memphis, TN 38104 United States

Sign up to perform original spoken word about whatever subject you choose. Or simply come and enjoy.

Zine Fest is also happening from 4-7 pm on the Theater Stair. Come early and browse the work of zine vendors from across the city.

Hosted by Allahrah Muhammed and Crosstown Arts

Twenty spots available for poets. To sign up, email jazmin@crosstownarts.org. Please list “Voices Up!” in the subject line of your email, plus your name, age, and the title of the spoken word piece that you will perform. In the event that all 20 spots do not fill up, open sign-ups are welcome before event begins.

The guidelines:
Subject matter can pertain to anything.
Performers must be 13 and up.
Each performance has a 3-minute limit.
Individual and group sign-ups are welcome. One group counts as one sign-up.
This event is not a competitive slam, simply an open mic.
The first 20 individuals/groups to email jazmin@crosstownarts.org will be listed in the line-up. Ten spots are reserved for teens. A waiting list will be kept in case performers cancel.
Remember that kids will be present. Chose your (strong) words and subjects wisely.

Crosstown Arts