Words Of A Warrior Productions Presents "The First Annual Gods & Goddesses Poetry Slam: A National Competition" 16 Poets 4 Rounds 3 Cash Prizes 1 Grand Prize of $2,000 $150 Registration Fee $20 General Admission ***REGISTRATION OPENS AUG 20TH*** (Registration & Ticket link will go live to the public on August 20th)
FOR ALL REGISTERED PERFORMERS: Once you submit your payment & registered your performance slot in the competition will be secured. A special thank you & welcoming package will be gifted to every registered artist who books a hotel stay provided by the RACVB (Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau).
Friday October 22nd for all registered performers who arrive in town & check into the designated hotel will join your Host Goddess Warrior The Poet for a Meet & Greet where food and drinks will be provided. Here artists will introduce themselves and fellowship and receive more information in regards to the weekend of events.
Saturday October 23rd at 1:00pm there will be a tour of the of the city of Rockford. You all will visit our best attractions, shops, local restaurants, city murals & more. A light lunch will be provided immediately after the tour.
October 23rd at 5:30pm is ARTIST CHECK-IN inside the Nordlof Centers Artist Green Room. You will meet with your host to go over slam details and performance order.
Doors open at 6pm Slam Begins at 7pm
SLAM JUDGES ARE: Waunie Neal (Rockford) Antwon George (Rockford) Mreld Green (Chicago) Teianna Re'al Cooper (Kansas City) CallMe Israel (Chicago) Frsh Waters (Chicago) K.C. Moore (Springfield)