spoken word

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Noun1.spoken word - a word that is spoken aloudspoken word - a word that is spoken aloud    
word - a unit of language that native speakers can identify; "words are the blocks from which sentences are made"; "he hardly said ten words all morning"
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Performance poetry is more entertaining, it's like poetry and theatre almost." Jo, who runs the Art Room project for the Grampian Hospital Arts Trust and works with the Silver City Surfers, said she first became interested in spoken word performance while studying at university.
Ptak, poetry and spoken word performance by Elgin Poet Laureate Chasity Gunn, community booths, children's crafts and games, and drawings for gift baskets.
Other highlights of the event included a presentation by Ifeoma Fafunwa entitled 'Our stories as an Inspiration to the next generation', followed by a spoken word performance from her critically acclaimed play 'Hearword'.
During the event, participants enjoyed an evening of comedy, poetry, music and spoken word performance by students and members of the wider community.
Also joining the fun, Michellan Sarile-Alagao will be rendering a Spoken Word Performance. Lomography Philippines will also be giving away a Lomo'Instant Camera during the event.
The program will feature a spoken word performance by TiKa Wallace of George Mason High School in Falls Church, Virginia, as well as remarks by agency and YoungArts staff.
Abu Dhabi: The second day of Abu Dhabi's CultureSummit witnessed a captivating spoken word performance by the UAE's very own Afra Atiq, as she demonstrated the power of words while conveying personal stories about her life and family.
Saleh will deliver a spoken word performance, while Alexander and Kay will produce and record a mass participation dance in Birmingham.
Angelica also guested in Moira's concert last weekend and was reported by ABS-CBN to have asked "Bakit lagi ako iniiwan?" in a spoken word performance.
The video can be seen at www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9edIBvlrlg Johnny Marr and Maxine Peake Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has enlisted the vocal assistance of actress Maxine Peake to create an album of music and spoken word performance. Their work may appear to be just like any conventional rap track.
In addition to the youth panel, there was a spoken word performance by two members of the Tennessee State University Speech & Debate Team.
Whether it's a book, a record, or a spoken word performance, genderqueer artist Andrea Gibson gives voice to truth in a world of increasing chaos and noise.