Poetic License II: Samantha Thornhill & more


Friday, April 20th, poetry will be taking over the Chewstick lounge, with “Poetic License II” featuring Trinidadian Spoken New York Spoken word Artist, Samantha Thornhill and a mix of local poets and artists.“Poetic License”, is an evening of poetry and spoken word starting at 8pm at The Chewstick Neo-Griot Lounge & Cafe’ it will feature, spoken word artist and authour, Samantha Thornhill. She will joined by Bermudian vocalist and poet Joy T Barnum and a group performance by ChewSLAM. It’s an event not to be missed, as this a chance to experience a medley of poetic expression across cultural lines. It will be an amazing evening hosted by Chewstick’s own Soca Monarch, Tanzaoui who is sure to bring a high energy, entertaining and amusing style to the stage.

Samantha Thornhill

Poetic License, will be Samantha’s debut performance in Bermuda, her dynamic mix of Trini-flair and New York flow will surely captivate the audience. This evening will see her share her talents alongside Bermudians, showcasing awe-inspiring, conscious, and sensual poetry. Tickets are FREE, for a night you won’t forget. Samantha is passionate about taking her poetry to the streets and as a member of Pop Up Poets she is adept at impromptu and captivating delivery that will be a real treat. Her presence is a valuable addition to the Poetic License series, which is designed to spotlight the beauty, expression and richness of storytelling through poetic artistry.

This is the chance to not only experience a great international poet but to appreciate poetry in a new light. The poets involved are excited to share their talents on April 20th, and to connect with the audience in a different way. Do not miss the opportunity to experience a  dynamic performance and international collaboration.  Enjoy the vibes, celebrate live entertainment at its best, and experience Poetic License and storytelling in its many forms. Following the performance everyone is invited to dance into the night with a soca after party and plenty of vibes!

The performance, to start at 8pm will be streamed live on the Chewstick website (www.chewstick.org) to share the experience with supporters from around the world. Find out more about Samantha at samanthaspeaks.com. Entry is free, but donations toward The Chewstick Foundation are greatly appreciated. Advance payment can be made at Chewstick Headquarters between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. Seating is limited so get your tickets early! For more information call 292-2439 (CHEW), 535-2575 or email info@chewstick.org.

Feature: Samantha Thornhill

Date: Friday, April 20th

Admission: FREE

Doors open: 7pm

Showtime: 8pm (or when the seats are nearly full… so come Early!)

After-party til 1ish

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