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Idris Goodwin Break Beat Poetica

April 17, 2009

Not to be missed….

Friday April 24th & Saturday April 25th @ 7pm

IDRIS GOODWIN: BREAK BEAT POETICA

“Join me at the Q Staff Theater for two nights of my best stuff as a solo performer, spoken word artist, hip hop man of the people, blah blah blah…”

Featuring Special Guest Openers:

Friday – New Mexico Spoken Word Icons Danny Solis & Jessica Lopez
Saturday – Beat Box Artist Zack Freeman & UNM Poet Carmelita Jaramillo

Q Staff Theater
4819 Central Ave NE
(east of UNM on Central, across from the Highland Theater)

$10 General, $8 Student

Idris Goodwin is an award-winning hip hop playwright, break beat poet, recording artist and teacher committed to making work that incites, inspires, and engages. The National Endowment for the Arts awarded Idris a Playwright-in-Residence grant to explore hip-hop aesthetics in theater. Idris’ break beat poetry was featured on season six of Russell Simmons’ HBO Def Poetry as well as the Spoken Word Revolution Redux Anthology. Idris frequently teaches and lectures at institutions across the country on themes of art and activism. Visit http://www.idrisgoodwin.blogspot.com for free music and video clips.

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