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APS Youth @ Story-Fest

  • The Barnet Long Room Customs House Sydney Australia (map)

Australian Poetry Slam Youth inspires, encourages and empowers the next generation of young writers. Help us keep this event free by donating here.

By invitation only.

9:30am-11:30am | Poetry Slam Wordshop
An energetic writing and performance workshop for high school students featuring two super wordsmiths.

11:45am-12:15pm | Screening: If My Life was a Poem ...
A three-part web-series following APS Champion Jesse Oliver down the NSW coast all the way to the 2018 National Final!

12:30pm-1:30pm | Poetry Scavenger Hunt
Students explore the Botanic Gardens to find spoken wordsmiths along the path and hidden under trees!

1:45pm-2:30pm | Open Mic
Students combine their skills from the workshop with the poems they scavenged and take to the stage to share their stories slam-style!

Hosted by Laurie May & Andrew Cox
Featuring Fergus Clarkson & Annabelle Richens

APS Youth @ Story-Fest is supported by WestWords

APS Youth @ Story-Fest is supported by WestWords

Earlier Event: October 17
First Person Voice
Later Event: October 18
APS Sydney Final