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Thursday
19
APR

NIGHT 5 L.A Get Down Poetry vs Hip Hop Kevin Sandbloom + Secrett

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Night Five of The L.A. Get Down Festival

THURSDAY APRIL 19TH 2018 8:30P
Poetry vs. Hip-Hop, LLC & The Get Down Festival Present:
POETRY VS. HIP-HOP LA!

**BUY TICKETS TO THIS EVENT HERE: http://greenwaycourttheatre.org/poetryvshiphop/

@ Greenway Arts Alliance 544 N Fairfax Ave LA, CA 90036
Doors 8:30P|Show 9P
Cover $15 Advance General Admission
$20 at the door

Featuring Live Music by Kevin Sandbloom & more!
+ Guest Hip-Hop Captain Secrett!

***If tickets are sold out online, you can still purchase tickets at the door; the day of the show.***

Hosted by Internationally Award Winning Poet & Comedian Queen Sheba as seen on Verses & Flow 106 & Park Apollo Theater and 10-Year-Host Famous 4th Sundays, in Atlanta, leads ‪#‎TeamPoetry‬ against

Secrett! Star of the hit song "I got Melanin" that went viral! - the Guest Captain of the selected LA emcess on #TeamHipHop
Watch her video here: https://youtu.be/yPJtf_-iy9o

+ Soundtrack by: International spinmaster DJ Knodat - toured in Germany, South Africa & across the U.S.

- General Admission means first come - first sit in the chairs/stage! Standing room after the chairs are gone. No holding seats for friends that have not arrived yet! Tell everyone to get there at 8P!!

*Every single show has sold out! No B.S.

**BUY TICKETS TO THIS EVENT HERE: http://greenwaycourttheatre.org/poetryvshiphop/

In each city we look for the 5 best poets to side with Queen Sheba on #TeamPoetry and we look for a roving, guest 'Captain' of the emcees + Hip-Hop artists to oppose the poets and see who's got the best lyrics & stage show!

How it works: 5 LA Poets will go head-to-head with 5 LA Emcees in a FRIENDLY, all Peace and all Love "battle". Queen Sheba will call up one poet and one emcee for each round, they are REQUIRED to hug (or dap or show each other love in some way) to emphasize the bridging of gaps and culture - then the Poet and the Emcee performs one at a time; with the order being alternated each round. Each artist is encouraged to perform their BEST work in a 4 minute time period - then at the end of each round the audience cheers wildly, throws money, stomps on the floor and goes bananas for their favorite performance. The team who wins the best out of 5 rounds wins!

What do you win?!: Bragging rights! Connections, new friends, networking. Healing people's hearts. Saving someone from a messed up relationship. These are all the things you REALLY win! And then, you get to Snapchat all your friends and tell them you won your round and your team won the battle! Most shows, the winners of each round gets to choose between a mystery envelope with a small cash stipend (YAY! Chicken and Waffles for everyone!) -OR- some Poetry vs. Hip-Hop (PvHH) swag.

At the end of the show: Audience members are introduced to the best Poetry, Spoken Word & Hip-Hop LA has to offer and you will leave feeling empowered and light hearted, cheering, hugging and taking picture with everyone! The artists are reminded they are the pulse of their community and are continued to be inspired to produce great works to heal the world.

...and our small, touring, crew that makes up PvHH goes back to our hotel room, or airbnb or someone's home who was kind enough to house us ... feeling fulfilled and exhausted .... ready to plan our next trip! (Hint...hint... this means bring us to your city!)

PvHH LA Brought to you by: Poetry vs. Hip-Hop, LLC, Below The Radar, LLC, Greenway Arts Alliance & The LA Get Down Festival

Social Media: (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
@poetryvshiphop
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@kevinsandbloom
@secrettisout

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FAQs:

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
18+

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
404-697-9734 TEXT ONLY!

What's the refund policy?
*ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS!*
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Use of the school premises has been granted pursuant to the provisions of Sections 17400, et seq., of the Education Code of the State of California to Greenway Arts Alliance from the Board of Education of the Los Angeles Unified School District. LA Unified and the Board of Education does not sponsor or take responsibility, nor does it endorse any of the activities, statements or opinions which may be expressed at this meeting/activity.