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Squad Slam, with Johnny Trinh!

July 25th, 2018 at 8:00pm
235 Broadway E, Seattle, WA 98102
Signups start at 7:00pm
$3 Entrance Fee

Bring your crew for some group pieces! A Squad slam is where you can perform with multiple people on stage. Almost anything goes: choreography, call-and-response, planting your squad in the audience… whatever creative performance experiments you want to run! The winners, as always, will receive a smug sense of self-satisfaction!


About Our Feature

Johnny D Trinh is an interdisciplinary spoken word artist. Johnny’s practice is rooted in the constant goal of fostering a sense of empowerment, agency, and compassion through socially engaged, community based art. He creates opportunities to support marginalized communities cultivate their voice: “Pass the mic, or silence the future.” www.johnnydavidtrinh.com (website to be launched by July 2017)

Highlights: Verses Festival- Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Tournament Director (2017), Victorious Voices (2017), Regina Slam Champion (2016), Canadian Festival of Spoken Word (2016), Pride Toronto (2016), Saskatchewan Festival of Words (2016).


SAFETY STATEMENT

Rain City Slam is committed to safety in our community for all of our members. We ask that anyone entering our community in any capacity treat the audience, poets, venue staff, Rain City community members and featuring artists as equals. We refuse to permit any act of hate, violence or bigotry on or off our stage and microphone and will ban any person or persons involved in those acts. Any person whose safety has been threatened in any way should report the occurrence to a member of the Rain City Slam board. We will keep information confidential and anonymous and provide any support needed. Absolutely NO ONE is above this rule and inappropriate, dangerous, hateful or violent behavior is unacceptable for everyone.