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Word Up 2014

Word Up 2014

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  • Fri 5 Sep ’14, 7:30pm – 10:30pm


Corban Estate Arts Centre, 2 Mount Lebanon Ln, Henderson


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

An evening of original word-based performance by some of our finest young wordsmiths, from rap to spoken word, from poetry to songwriting and beyond.

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Calling all songwriters, rappers, poets and stand-up comedians... If you are aged between 13 and 20 and write your own material in any word-based genre this is an opportunity to showcase what you do. Awesome prizes up for grabs including:

- A free recording session at Tonewheel Studios
- An interview and performance spot live on air on radio
- The opportunity to perform at the Going West Readers and Writers Poetry Slam Final on Saturday 13 September
- All finalists will be invited to submit their work in a one-off publication by Blackmail Press

Entries close on Friday 22 August.
Auditions take place on Saturday 30 August.

There is also a development workshop to help you prepare for the audition: Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 August, 10am - 3pm.

In association with the Going West 2014 Books and Writers Festival

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