Wednesday, December 20, at 6:30 p.m.
Sunrise Civic Center Theatre
10610 West Oakland Park Boulevard, Sunrise 33351
Hear some of the best spoken-word artists from high schools across Broward County compete for cash prizes and bragging rights. We'll also have intermission entertainment and an Audience Choice award.
Word Up! - now in its ninth year - is presented in collaboration with the Jason Taylor Foundation
and the Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network
Our poets include:
- Amayah Morales, Piper High School
- Ismael Timane, Piper High School
- Jadon Polydore, Hollywood Hills High School
- Joseph Jean, Piper High School
- Laudz Fenelus, Hollywood Hills High School
- Lucia Vieites, Charles W. Flanagan High School
- Nyah Hardmon, Cypress Bay High School
- Ramis Hashmi, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
- Sydnie Cohen, Cypress Bay High School
Reserved seating tickets are just $5 each. Call the Sunrise Civic Center Box Office for information (954-747-4646) or visit https://www.sunrisefl.gov/tickets.html.