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Zoharian Williams and Darius Daughtry

 2014 Word Up! winner Zoharian Williams of Piper High.

The City's annual Word Up! Poetry Slam showcases some of the best spoken-word artists from high schools across Broward County. Word Up! 2016 is set for Saturday, October 29, at 7:00 p.m. in the Sunrise Civic Center Theatre (10610 West Oakland Park Boulevard, Sunrise 33351). General admission tickets are $5 each, available by calling the Civic Center Box Office (954-747-4646) or visiting

Word Up! 2016 will feature:
Gavin Louis
- McFatter High School
Immanuel Jarvis Carter - Plantation High School
Joseph Jean - Piper High School
Melissa Dorce - McArthur High School
Rebecca Rubin - Northeast High School
Riada Mohammed - Plantation High School
Sarah Demetrious - McArthur High School
Tonaye Smith - McArthur High School
Tyrese Lewis - Plantation High School

The Word Up! Poetry Slam is presented in partnership with the Jason Taylor Foundation and the Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network.

Last updated: 11/2/2016 5:58:23 PM