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bardbeatz Poetry Festival

  • ValleyArts 400 South Jefferson Street City of Orange, NJ, 07050 United States (map)

A day of poetry and spoken word workshops for high school students.

Open to all interested high school students. To sign up, please email Leslie Duval,

1-5pm: Workshops
7pm: Special Presentation by reg e gaines
7:45pm:   Poetry Reading / Open Mic

Each workshop limited to 20 participants (Observation seats open for an additional 20 people)
Workshop 1: Recording Your Sound: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM reg e gaines
Recording Studio Time: (limited to 12 people) 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM Jeremy Moss
Workshop 2  Writing Exercises: 2:10 PM – 3:50 PM Peg Vassallo
Workshop 3  Shakespeare to Miranda: 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM Andrew Blais

Workshops take place at:
Community Gallery at ValleyArts
400 South Jefferson
Orange, NJ 07050

Evening presentations take place at:
Luna Stage Theatre
555 Valley Road
West Orange, NJ 07052

Sponsored by Luna Stage and VallyArts

Later Event: May 11
Open Orange Art Exhibit