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Slamalamadingdong! Feat. JOEL MCKERROW
April 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Slama is a space where we celebrate intersectional community and encourage Artists to bring their absolute best work to the stage.
In March we will be featuring Melbourne’s very own Joel Mckerrow and special guests!
WHO IS JOEL MCKERROW
Joel McKerrow is an award winning writer, keynote speaker, creativity specialist, educator, artist, and, having performed for hundreds of thousands of people throughout the world, is one of Australia’s most successful internationally touring, performance poets.
He is the Artist Ambassador for the aid and development organization ‘TEARFUND Australia’, is on teaching staff at the Melbourne Young Writers Studio, is the co-founder/host of the The Deep Place: On Creativity and Spirituality Podcast and is a speaker with BOOKED OUT speaker agency.
Joel was the third ever Australian representative at the Individual World Poetry Slam Championships in the USA as well the co-founder of community arts organization, ‘The Centre for Poetics and Justice’ (2010-2013) and the host of the Australian National Poetry Slam for the State of Victoria (2017-2019).
Joel has released five spoken word/music albums. His new book of poetry Even Lost Things Glow will be available on the night at Slamalamadingdong on April 18th. joelmckerrow.com
3-ROUND POETRY SLAM
– No props, music or costume.
– Poems must be 3 minutes.
– Must be original work.
We are doing a pre-registration system for the 2022/2023 season and until further notice. $10 to register.
Please go to event link to see all registration details.