Monday Dec 18th! SlamFind’s MASON GRANGER from NYC! Plus! Holiday Party Name Tag Challenge!

POETRY FEATURE: Originally from Philly, raised in Willingboro, and currently living in Queens NYC, MASON GRANGER has been a full-time member of the performance poetry trio The Mayhem Poets since 2005.  With a style that’s equal parts smart & smile, Mason gets his points across in a way that leaves audiences hopefully a little more knowledgeable and feeling a little better than when they arrived.  Mason is also the creator of SlamFind, the world’s first mobile app dedicated to performance poetry that allows poetry fans to discover & connect with live poetry venues and individual poets all over North America.  SlamFind poetry videos have been featured by The Huffington Post, Upworthy, Buzzfeed, Cosmo and many more.  Mason himself has been featured in magazines such as Vibe, Complex, Fader and Rolling Stone as a spokesperson for New Era Caps. First time performing in Worcester, so let’s turn out and turn up!

BONUS RUCKUS: THE HOLIDAY PARTY NAME TAG Writing Prompt Challenge: We know, tis the season to feel awkward trying to be social with people you only hang out with because they pay you. Well let’s step outta your reality and into some classic character from holiday season pop culture past! We hand you the name tag with the name filled out. You? Write a short poem from that perspective. Get a new persona! We heard your’s ain’t working out! Bah hum-hug!

Visual arts, musicians in the house! Snacks, open mic and all the rest! Let’s keep the winter burning!

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