Take the leap, learn the basics of spoken word! Whether you love poetry, music, signing, writing, or are just curious as to whether you might like spoken word, this is the perfect series to get your feet wet. The series will focus on positivity, making healthy choices, and the dangers of tobacco use. Beginners are welcome! All high school aged youth are welcome!
This is a 4-part series that will be held every Tuesday in April from 4-6pm. The workshop will be led by Universal Recording artist J Ross Parrelli. At the conclusion of the series a spoken word contest will be held on May 11th from 7-9pm.
ABOUT J ROSS PARRELLI:
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J Ross is a beautiful definition of successful Indie Artist, conscientious emcee and a fearless free-styling lyricist. Universal/ MI5 Recording artist, she sets standards by winning multiple Emcee competitions from the Bronx to the Bay, including “Hot 97’s Who’s Next Competition”. J Ross Parrelli’s dynamic range of sensual and sophisticated vocal prowess not only stands on par with her male counter parts in the music industry, but also as an incredible emcee holding her own on stages like the “Magnum Live Large Project 2 Competition, as well as hosting the Northwest World Reggae Festival, the Independent Hip Hop Stage at Van’s Warped Tour, and Guest Speaking and performing at Leadership Conferences From Europe to Africa, Hawaii to New York.
ABOUT THE SERIES:
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This series is funded by Nevada County Tobacco Use Prevention. Participants will be encouraged to write at least one piece about the dangers of tobacco use.