Open MIC / Poetry SLAM

FB. Britt Baker. Photo by Qingru Chen.StoryStitchers.5.7.2016.IMG_1527
Britt Baker performing at Kranzberg Arts Center, St. Louis Storytelling Festival, 2016

Saint Louis Story Stitchers will soon host two Creative Connection Open MIC / Poetry SLAM sessions with MC Britt Baker.

Britt is a 2016 Regional Arts Commission CAT Fellow and an alumni of Spelman College, BS’11. Britt has a background in writing and conservation education and is a performing artist in music and spoken poetry. She is an artist in residence at Saint Louis Story Stitchers.

Friday, September 2nd, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm and Friday, October 7th, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Studio Theater in Kranzberg Arts Center, 501 N Grand Blvd. Registration begins at 6:45.

Tickets are $10 per person at Eventbrite or at the door, 18 years old and up. Cash bar.

Suggested themes for spoken word include respect, police-minority relations, and solutions to violence.

Sponsored by Kranzberg Arts Center, Kranzberg Arts Foundation, and the Regional Arts Commission.