Posts tagged "First Wave Hip-Hop Theatre Ensemble"
Shake the Dust this is not the end, but a new beginning

Shake the Dust this is not the end, but a new beginning

For few months I have had the pleasure of working on a project called Shake The Dust which is a poetry slam initiative. I was working with the Manchester Old Trafford Young Identity Branch led by Poet and MC Frisko (Ali Gadema) http://www.shakethedust.co.uk/shaker/teams/north-west/ He’s probably one of the most passionate men I have met in...
International Focus: Danez Smith of First Wave

International Focus: Danez Smith of First Wave

In our series of International Focus blog posts, leading poetry practitioners from outside the UK tell us all about themselves, slam and spoken word. This post is from Danez Smith, a poet, performer, and playwright from St. Paul, Minnesota.