Free Speech Thursday at AS220 featuring: Providence Poetry Slam & Jared Singer
1ST THURSDAY: OPEN MIC, FEATURE, OPEN SLAM
*OPEN MIC LIST GOES UP AT 7:30PM/DOORS OPEN AT 8PM
Providence is one of the most well known and exciting Poetry Slam scenes nationwide. The open mic is open to all performers–writers, poets, musicians, rappers, comedians, storytellers, etc Poets competing in the slam earn a shot at the semi-finals and a chance at the national recognized Providence Youth and Open teams, who have performed and competed all over the country, making semi-finals and finals stage at Brave New Voices and the National Poetry Slam on multiple occasions.
The feature, JARED SINGER lives in NYC and is an audio engineer as well as a poet. He has made it to the finals stage at the National Poetry Slam and has appeared on the Indiefeed Performance Poetry Podcast. Some of his inspiration comes from the magic and nerdiness that comes with childhood and he likes to remind his audiences of that.