Poetry Out Loud

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Date(s) - 03/08//2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

DC Office of Cable TV, Film, Music & Entertainment


DC Finals of the Poetry Out Loud Competition.¬†Thirteen high school students from DC public, charter and private schools will compete at the finals:¬†Banneker High School, BASIS Public Charter School, Capital City Public Charter School, Cardozo High School, Dunbar High School, E.L. Haynes Public Charter School, Eastern High School, Georgetown Visitation Prepatory School, McKinley Technology High School, SEED Public Charter School, St. Anselm’s Abbey School, Washington Latin Public Charter School and Wilson High School. Plus performances by DC Youth Poetry Slam Team and Natalie Illum. Hosted by Joseph Green. Winning student gets $200 cash prize, $500 for their school library, and an opportunity to compete at the Nationals. Free admission, but pre-registration is required.