Tuesday, March 31, 2009

ELEVATED! featuring Aja-Monet!

Collective Purpose presents…


1st & 3rd THURSDAYS

The premiere open-mic in San Diego is giving you the best poets, singers, and musicians.

Come out and get your fix!

Thursday, 4/2/09 @ 9 PM

Featuring: Aja-Monet!

This week's feature is the incredible Aja-Monet. A Cuban-Jamaican poet originally from East NY, Brooklyn, she now resides in Harlem , NY . At 21 years old, she is the youngest Grand Slam Champion of the Lower East side 's legendary Nuyorican Poet's Café. Her work is classically surrealist, engaging altogether Hip Hop, Soul, and literary audiences. Aja-Monet dedicates her time and energy working with inner-city adolescence, providing performance poetry workshops and opportunities. Aja-Monet is currently finishing up her B.A. at Sarah Lawrence College where she is studying Writing, Theology, and Psychology.

Come experience the resurrection of spoken word! Elevated! is a creative arts experience that is guaranteed to uplift, inspire and move you through spoken word, music, and visual art. Elevated! features nationally, internationally, and locally renowned poets. The open mic encourages up-and- coming artists to showcase their skills and talent. Come to listen, express, and get ELEVATED!

Eveoke Dance Theatre

2811 University Ave

San Diego, CA 92104

$5 at the door

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