On August 26, 2014, Island Voice Inc. will hold its Amplify Your Voice poetry series at the Staten Island Arts Cultural Lounge in Staten Island, NY. The Staten Island Arts Cultural Lounge is located in the ferry terminal. The event will start at 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm all poets, and performers must arrive at the culture lounge to check in at 6:30pm.
Amplify Your Voice Poetry Series will celebrate the diverse cultures on Staten Island and will feature poets, and spoken word artists from Staten Island based cultural organizations and groups as well as artists and poets from diverse cultural organizations and groups from Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens and Manhattan.
Island Voice’s Amplify Your Voice is a poetry series and state of mind. Island Voice uses it’s Amplify Your Voice message to inspire youth to speak out and express themselves. Our first theme for this series is CULTURE.
We encourage all participants to speak in their native language and or bring any pre approved instruments to complement their performance.
There will be an Open Mic session.
Food & Drink will be provided.