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#kahoots: two minds / two voices

Register to participate in #kahoots!


Poets ages 13 - 25 are invited to participate in a WordXWord challenge.

The challenge

To create a multi-voice spoken word piece with someone less familiar to you.

The commitment

  • Attend an initial workshop on July 3rd to accept the pairing and begin work
  • Collaborate via phone, Skype, email or in person to develop and refine the piece
  • Attend rehearsal on afternoon of August 11
  • Perform piece in the featured program during WordXWord Festival evening of August 11

#kahoots kalendar

July 3
Lichtenstein Center for the Arts
1-3P, Workshop & Pairing

August 11
Whitney Center for the Arts
TBD, Rehearsal
7:30P, Performance

The performance on August 11 will be one of several events that comprise Youth Speak Day at WXW. We think the entire day will be worth setting aside on your calendar; however, a full day commitment is not required in order to participate in this challenge.

The full schedule of events for the day includes:

  • Workshops
  • Youth Poetry Slam
  • #kahoots Performance

Register to participate in #kahoots!

Option for poets who live beyond commuting distance to Pittsfield

For poets who live further away, or who may have conflicts with the July 3 workshop schedule, contact us to discuss options for participation

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