The very highly anticipated POETRY IN MOTION will have its 7th. annual staging on Sunday February 28th, at Villa Gardens, 9 Villa Road, Mandeville (Jamaica), starting with an all-inclusive dinner at 4 p.m. and showtime will be at 6pm sharp.
POETRY IN MOTION will serve up Clean Intelligent Fun For the entire Family, showcasing music, dance, comedy, story-telling, fashion and poetry in a very family friendly atmosphere.
The show will feature: YASUS AFARI, KEN BOOTHE , JOAN ANDREA HUTCHINSON, SIMON CROSSKILL, OWEN BLAKKA ELLIS, VIV MORRIS-BROWN, MEL COOKE, AMINA MEEKS, Kerryan Brown, Prof. Barry Chevannes, Tanhoi, Ashley Little, Kimberley Wint, Reggie’s African Fashions & a surprise guest.
As is Customary with POETRY IN MOTION part proceeds of the event will go towards a needy charity and this year’s recipient is EBENEZER HOME as this is in keeping with POETRY IN MOTION’S community focus and the concept of social responsibility.
GOLDEN TONGUE AWARD
This year POETRY IN MOTION has initiated the GOLDEN TONGUE AWARD which seeks to identify, highlight and develop the rich poetic heritage and abilities of the Jamaican Youths.
Poets were asked to write a poem depicting various aspects of Jamaican life in a positive, realistic and socially responsible manner.
The overwhelming response to the inaugual Poetry In Motion GOLDEN TONGUE AWARD has been really heart warming.
The winner and runners-up of this award will receive, among other things, lap-top, trophies, book vouchures, books & CDs pluss an opportunity to present their winning entries at POETRY IN MOTION 2010, at Villa Gardens, 9 Villa Road, Mandeville on Sunday, February 28th.
The Golden Tongue Award & POETRY IN MOTION are made possible by our kind sponsors, mainly JIIC, Wints Cambio, LEARNING LINKS INT, FONTANA PHARMACY, CALDOORS, SENYA-CUM, LITTLE OCHIE & MONA GRAPHIC PRINTERS.Pre-sale Tickets are available at these locations as well as EX Traders, Mandeview, Junction Pharmacy, VILLA GARDENS & HEAVEN’S TEXACO.
CLEAN INTELLIGENT FUN
The mantra of POETRY IN MOTION is CLEAN INTELLIGENT FUN for the entire family and as such all performers are aware of the FAMILY FRIENDLY nature of this highly respected & much anticipated POETRY IN MOTION SHOWCASE
POETRY IN MOTION – Clean Intelligent Fun for The Entire Family … BE There!!!