Monday, May 02, 2016

An invitation from Unity Books Wellington, Project VOICE & Poetry In Motion

Unity Books Wellington, Project VOICE & Poetry In Motion
warmly welcome you to hear

Sarah Kay & Phil Kaye
Live in Wellington

Live poetry from two of America's great spoken word voices.

Tuesday 17th May 7:30pm
Doors open 6:45pm

Old St Paul's - 34 Mulgrave Street
Wellington, 6011

Project VOICE is proud to present two world-renowned spoken word poets: Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye. The duo are champions of vulnerability, cheerleaders for the unexpected, and ruthless flashlights for all your heart's nooks and crannies. Through their live performances and hands-on workshops, they introduce audiences young and old to the power of spoken word poetry and the possibilities of self-expression.

Sarah Kay is a poet from New York City who is perhaps best known for her talk at the 2011 TED conference, which has been viewed over eight million times online. She is the author of three books of poetry: No Matter the Wreckage (Write Bloody, 2014), B (Hachette Books, 2015), and The Type (Hachette Books, 2016).

Phil Kaye is a California-born poet who has performed his original work in fifteen countries. His work has been viewed millions of times online and featured in settings ranging from NPR to Phil is a former teacher of weekly workshops in maximum security prisons and head coordinator of SPACE, a prison arts program.

Tickets are $20 for students and $30 for general admission, available from Eventbrite.

57 Willis Street, Wellington 6011 
04 499 4245

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