Gran Slam 'Teens and Seens' is a project by Everybody NOW! in partnership with Somerset Storyfest on the Gold Coast, bringing generations together to pen their passions, share their stories and collectively articulate their aspirations for the future through poetry
WHAT TO EXPECT:
- Expect to have a really great time! We've been running Gran Slam since 2019 and over this time have had some amazing feedback from seniors who have been involved.
- You'll learn some new skills in writing and performing, and maybe even surprise yourself with your imagination and ideas.
- You'll also meet some great people, including some awesome teenagers, and be inspired by the facilitators.
- You'll get to perform in front of your family, friends and community and while that might seem a little nerve-racking, you'll be surrounded by support and it's a bunch of fun!
- Saturday 2 March, 10am - 2pm
- Sunday 3 March, 10am – 2pm
- Sunday 24 March, 10am - 2pm
You will need to committ to all these sessions.There's lots to cover and much to explore!
Light refreshments will be provided.
Gran Slam Live:
- Tuesday 26 March, 5.30pm - 7.30pm
- Wednesday 27 March, 11.15am - 12.15am
You will need to commit to one of these times above to share your final poems.
LOCATION: Somerset College - Somerset Dr, Mudgeeraba
COST: FREE. Limited spots available. Registrations are essential, so do continue on and please reach out at any time if you have questions or need support with the online form.
WHAT TO BRING?
- An open mind and warm heart.
- Writing book and pen or pencils.
- Anything else that makes you comfortable.