Experience the dynamic spoken word group, SAYS (Sacramento Area Youth Speaks) at Arden Fair on May 26 as they perform their piece, #PSA ("Poetic Service Announcements"). This prolific group enables young people to be catalysts for change. Event held at Center Court. #unchARTed
Event Introduction: 1:30pm to 2:00pm
Slam Team Performance: 2:00pm to 2:30pm
SAYS Alumni Performances: 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Final performances and special Guest: 3:00pm to 3:30pm
SAYS will also be having an "MC Olympics" where youth ages 12-21 can sign up to perform.
MC Olympics Sign Ups: 2:00pm to 2:30pm
MC Olympics: 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Through the combined efforts of artists and imaginative thinkers, #unchARTed at Arden Fair aims to curate uplifting art and encourage others to immerse themselves in new concepts of creativity. Explore with Arden Fair and UpperCloud as we produce compelling art programming throughout 2018.
Founded in 2009 at UC Davis, Sacramento Area Youth Speaks (SAYS) strives to change the world through education and empowerment. Building on a foundation of critical literacy and spoken word performance poetry, SAYS breaks the chains of underachievement by elevating the voices of young people and creating spaces for students to become authors of their own lives and agents of change.
For more information on SAYS, please visit: http://www.says.ucdavis.edu/