The UCSB MultiCultural Center is back in town with an evening of energizing grooves by DJ Tempest and an amazing performance by highly awarded spoken word/slam poet Javon Johnson.
When: Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Reds Tapas & Wine Bar, 211 Helena St., Santa Barbara
Age limit: All ages
Categories: Spoken word
Merging race and gender theory with comedy, lyricism, and rhyme schemes, Javon has appeared on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam and BET’s Lyric. He is currently the Artistic Director of Say Word, an organization that mentors teenagers and promotes creative self-expression through spoken word poetry in Los Angeles. “From subject matter, to wordplay to delivery, he is working it out! It's hard not to have good times while watching him have a good time on stage.” The Los Angeles Times.
Event posted Jan. 8, 2013
Last updated Jan. 15, 2013