Poets Out Loud feat. Mitch King
February 10 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm| $10
Join host Sarah Temporal and feature artist Mitch King for an evening of words and story. Mitch is a Yaegl Bundjalung artist whose work traverses hip-hop, dance, music and creative writing.
Bring your own spoken-word creation to share at the open mic!
More about our feature:
Mitch King is a Yaegl Bundjalung man from the Far North Coast region of NSW. He is a creative producer specialising in hip hop music and dance and has been working at NORPA as an Associate Producer and Associate Artist since 2014. He is one part of local hip hop group Teddy Lewis King and teaches dance with young people around the region. He has a background in youth work, collaborating with young people on community events and programs. Mitch combines his passion for hip-hop dance and music with theatre, movement and creative writing to connect with people who want to engage with the performing arts. As a workshop leader he develops people’s unique movement and voice within the rhythm and aesthetic of hip hop.
(Photo and bio credit: norpa.org.au)
More about Poets Out Loud:
Poets Out Loud is a platform for spoken-word events and projects based in the NSW Northern Rivers. Hosted by prize-winning poet Sarah Temporal, our open mic nights are safe inclusive spaces for writers at all levels to share their work.
In 2022, Sarah will run a mix of live and online open mic nights on the 2nd Thursday of every month. The program includes a series of themed events to bring you the best diverse voices from around Australia.