By Marc Kelly Smith, Joe Kraynak
Get on degree and excellent Your Performance
Have you ever loved a slam or and inspiration, "I may well do this," yet felt frightened watching that vacant mic—or worse, you climbed up on degree and struggled?
Let Marc Kelly Smith, the founding father of Slam Poetry, train you every thing try to be a convinced performer, from writing a robust poem, to degree suggestions, to occurring journey (if that is the place your muse leads you).
Take the Mic is stuffed with insider counsel, behind the scenes suggestion, and a whole lot examples of slam poems that get up an viewers. With this booklet, you will even be capable of hyperlink to the PoetrySpeaks.com neighborhood to hear samples, meet poets, and unearth inspirations in your subsequent performance.
The final advisor to Writing and appearing with Power
Take the Mic is an important consultant for lifting your poetry from the web page to the degree. Marc Kelly Smith (So What!), grand founding father of the Slam stream, serves as you own trainer, displaying you the way to craft stage-worthy verse and convey a poetry functionality that shakes the rafters and sparks thunderous applause. In Take the Mic, you find how to...
- Pen poetry that is conducive to on-stage performance
- Overcome level fright
- Practice strong functionality techniques
- Rehearse like a pro
- Shape a free number of poems right into a killer set
- Connect along with your viewers — middle and soul
- Master the paintings of self-promotion
- Schedule your individual slam poetry tour
- Transform your pastime into paying gigs
- Act specialist to set up a superb acceptance within the Slam community
Take the Mic is choked with functional workouts you are able to do on my own or in school to hone your abilities and rework your physique, brain, voice, verse, and spirit into an attractive level presence.
you will additionally discover a short heritage of slam, the principles and laws that govern reputable slam competitions, and an inventory of PSI (Poetry Slam, Inc.) qualified Slams, so regardless of the place you're, you usually have a spot to Take the Mic!