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The Poetry Lounge

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3.7 out of 5 stars 5 customer reviews

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Product Description

"The Poetry Lounge" is a free, multicultural open-forum for self-expression, inspiring young people to find their own voice and let it be heard. Hosted by award-winning Def Poets Shihan and Poetri, the "Lounge" has become the largest weekly open mic forum in the country, and was one of the inspirations for Russell Simmons' Tony-winning show, "Def Poetry Jam". Learn the fundamentals of writing and performing "spoken word" poetry from some of the most accomplished poets of the movement.

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"3 1/2 Stars...a blistering array of fast-paced and emotionally-charged poetry..." "..terrific performances by some of the country's best talent." -- Video Librarian, March-April 2005

"They (poets) speak eloquently of the healing power of this form of self-expression and offer encouragement to aspiring young poets." -- Educational Media Reviews Online, January 14, 2005


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Product details

  • Actors: Poetry Lounge
  • Directors: James Seligman
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Closed-captioned, Color, Dolby, Extra tracks, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated:
    NR
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  • Studio: Choices, Inc.
  • DVD Release Date: December 11, 2004
  • Run Time: 42 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars 5 customer reviews
  • ASIN: B0006UN7LS
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #226,928 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
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