Rhythm & Arts Poetry Production

  • Opa Locka ARC 675 Ali Baba Avenue Opa-locka, FL, 33054 United States

The Rhythm Arts Poetry (“RAP”) Festival is the celebration of the completion of an eight-week long poetry program for Opa Locka middle schoolers led by Shameka “Poetry” Thomas and commissioned by O, Miami. The Rhythm & Arts Poetry Production (RAPP) is a pilot poet-in-residence project with Shameka “Poetry” Thomas, North Dade Middle School “Expressive Art” students, O,Miami, and the Opa-locka Community Development Corporation. The production will culminate with a showcase of the students’ original poetry, spoken word, and literary works as exciting performance pieces for the general public, as part of O, Miami’s annual poetry festival in April.

To register for the event, or for more information, go to the Eventbrite page.