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All-Stars of Slam Poetry
All-Stars of Slam Poetry

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AIR DATE: December 12, 2011

Click the photos to hear poets reading their work.

Harry Fagel
Harry Fagel
Kari O'Connor
Kari O'Connor
Ida Marie Collins-Solid
Ida Marie Collins
Keith Brantley
Keith Brantley

There are poets, and then there are spoken-word poets. Poets who don't just recite, but rather, they all-out perform their pieces.  From chanting to singing to beatboxing, local spoken-word poets were given the chance to showcase their talents on 88.9  KNPR this week.
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GUESTS
Kari O'Connor, poet and competitor
Harry Fagel, police officer and poet
Keith Brantley, host of Poets' Corner in West Las Vegas
Ida Marie Collins-Solid, host, Poetry in Motion and SOLID Truth Entertainment
 
POETRY SCHEDULE
Monday - Human experience @ Beat Cafe downtown
Tuesday - Word Up @ Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf 7pm
Wednesday - Seldom Seen Poets @ Sunrise Coffee, 7pm
Thursday - Poetry in Motion @ Mayan Club
Friday - every 3rd @ the West Las Vegas Arts center
Saturday - Painters and Poets @ Bar and Bistro
Sunday - Every last of month- Social Sundays @ Layalina’s Hookah Lounge

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Don't forget to stop by the Poet's Corner every 3rd FRIDAY of the month at the West Las Vegas Arts Center on Lake Mead Blvd. Poetry in Motion Variety Showcase is EVERY Thursday at the Mayan Club, 2797 S Maryland Pkwy Las Vegas, NV to sign up call 702 884 2487 or email solidtruthentertainment@gmail.com Thank you in advance for your support Peace and Love SOLID Socially Organizing Literally Inspiring Desire
SOLIDDec 9, 2011 12:12:44 PM
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