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Write On, Then Say Word!

Artist: Femi the DriFish

Type: Assemblies / Performances


Femi the DriFish’s poetry performance is a spoken word/slam poetry journey through the various reasons to write and perform. The purpose of the program  is to show students that the subject matter for writing poetry can include identity,  history, the simple things in life, social awareness, bullying, matters of the heart, and much more. Using words and body language can effectively convey emotions, communicate, and creatively connect with the others.


Audience Limit: 250 students

Program Length: 45 minutes

Appropriate for Grades:
6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade


Assembly Price: $385

Assembly Back-to-Back Price: $525

Workshop Cost per Day: NA

Workshop Materials Fee: NA

Travel Fee: Mileage fee may apply.

Technical Requirements



Anti-Bullying Month
Black History Month
Diversity Awareness Month
Music in our Schools Month
National Arts and Humanities Month
National Arts in Education Week
National Poetry Month
National Youth Violence Prevention Week
Universal Human Rights Month

Curriculum Connections

21st Century Skills
Character Education
Creative Writing
Language Arts