Sydney’s biggest annual youth poetry slam is back. Young poets spit with eloquence and wit, representing their communities in an all-out battle of spoken word and hip hop. You can listen, perform or even be a judge. Each poet has three minutes to shine. Featuring 2016 Rumble Slam Champion Emily Crocker, Troy Wong from Parramatta Poetry Slam and more. Hosted by Lorin Reid.
Free, bookings essential.
Presented with Word Travels.
Supported by the City of Parramatta.
Troy Wong (Australian)
Troy Wong is an English teacher by day, a spoken word poet by night, and an Australian Poetry Slam national finalist forever. When he isn't poeting or covered in children, Troy likes to take pictures of fruit.
Emily Crocker (Australian)
Emily Crocker writes and performs poetry. You might have seen her at BAD!SLAM!, Noted Festival, Unspoken Words, or Word in Hand. Emily can also be found at Enough Said Poetry Slam in Wollongong or studying at the University of Wollongong. Her debut chapbook Girls and Buoyant was published last year.