As seen on HBO Def Poetry Jam
WORDSMITH 2013 SLAM WINNERS
Speakeasy is proud to present Emmy Award-nominated LIZA GARZA, poet, vocalist and songwriter. Infusing the cultural soul of Mexican folk tunes in modern ballads with the intricacy of Hip Hop rhyme schemes, she bridges the ancestral with the modern. With performances that include The Lincoln Center, The Apollo, the National Association of Latino Arts & Culture, HBO Def Poetry Jam and numerous stages world wide, diverse people are finding a home in her voice.
Tonight's event also features a performance by the Wordsmith 2013 Slam Winners.
Starts: 6pm Doors open: 5.30pm
Tickets: £4 Students £3
School groups free
Advance booking essential. Limited seating!
Tel: 0161 661 4201
School reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org
Presented in association with Love Etiquette Foundation, US Embassy and Instituto Cervantes Manchester.
Featuring LEONIE KATE HIGGINS
Lofi R&B Soul & Hiphop
4 Singers & Lyricists & Loopers
Pocket Soul returns for its third season with an extra special guest performance from LEONIE KATE HIGGINS. Having stormed EDINBURGH FRINGE with her show "Bright Lights", singer/songwriter and loop-cellist Leonie will add unchartered melodic twists to Pocket Soul with vocals and loops that are at once ribtickling, moving and captivating.
Pocket Soul is a live electro acoustic loop jam blessed with the full complement of the ManCuniVerses. Singers, poets & MCs coalesce with cutting edge producers & latter-day loopy loop pedal maestros.
HOUSE LOOPERS: Lyricalligraphy, Chris Jam, Segun Lee-French, Colin Thorpe & Ben Price
Entry: £4.00 (free for open mikers)
3MT - 3 Minute Theatre