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Motown Mic: The Spoken Word 2019 | Preliminary Rounds
March 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT$10
The Motown Museum is hosting a spoken word competition on Friday, March 29th. This event will be the preliminary rounds. The event is open to the public and costs $10 for general admission ($5 for members). Poetry must be clean with no profanity. Maximum time limit on the poetry reading is 3 minutes long.
Admission is FREE for performers
Two winners from each round will be chosen by a panel of judges to advance to the Grand Finale at the Garden Theater on April 12, 2019, where they will perform Motown-inspired pieces and compete for the grand prize which includes:
· $1,500 cash
· Publication on a literary broadside
· The title of Motown Mic: Spoken Word Artist of the Year
Feature image courtesy of Motown Museum