Story-Fest - Fri Oct 14

The Rumble: Young Performing Writers' Program

  • Story-Fest Hub 15A Argyle Place Millers Point, NSW, 2000 Australia
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Super-Slam Wordshop - 10am - 12:00pm

Students write new poems and stories

Students write new poems and stories

An energetic writing and performance workshop for high school students with two super spoken-wordsmiths. Eunice Andrada got her start in The Rumble and has now toured internationally to Europe and Canada performing her writing. Arielle Cottingham is the 2016 Victorian Slam Champion.

Featuring: Eunice Andrada, Arielle Cottingham

Venue: Story-Fest Hub - 15A Argyle Pl, Millers Point (Abraham Mott Hall back of The Rocks)

Cost: $0

Note: Booked Schools Only


Pedestrian Poetry - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Students break into small groups and meet poets

Students break into small groups and meet poets

Garnering inspiration from the back lanes and features of Sydney’s historic precinct, The Rocks, budding storytellers will reveal their words to each other through performances in alcoves, underpasses and secret stages alongside super spoken-wordsmiths.

Featuring: Eunice Andrada, Arielle Cottingham and The Rumble Slam Champion, Emily Crocker.

Venue: Around The Rocks

Cost: $0

Note: Booked Schools Only


The Word: Rise of the Slam Poets - 2pm-3pm

Screening

Omar Musa features in The Word documentary series

Omar Musa features in The Word documentary series

The Word: Rise of the Slam Poets is the electric new ABC documentary series showcasing six of Australia’s hottest spoken word artists including past Australian Poetry Slam Champions, Omar Musa, Luka Lesson and Abe Nouk. The Word’s director, Tim Parish will open the screening

Featuring: Tim Parish - Film Director

Venue:  Story-Fest Hub - 15A Argyle Pl, Millers Point (behind The Rocks)

Cost: $0

 

Note: Open the public