Las Vegas, NV, February 14, 2006 --(PR.com
)-- The crème de la crème of Def Poetry Jam poets, with a special appearance by Def Poetry Jam co-founder Bruce George, will hit Sin City hard and heavy at the return of the MAD Poet's Lounge, in downtown Las Vegas, during the MAGIC Convention. The MAD Poet's Lounge offers, for one night only:
When: Thursday, February 23rd, 2006 at 8:00 p.m.
Where: The Celebrity Nightclub & Theatre
201 N. 3rd Street, Downtown Las Vegas
3rd & Ogden Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 809-0441 (877) 755-2710
Bruce George, co-founder of Russell Simmon's Def Poetry Jam and editor of The Bandana Republic, with make a special appearance, along with a select troupe of some of the most eminent performance poets out there, to include performances by Def Poetry Jam Poets Tamara Blue (Los Angeles, CA), Malik Salaam (Atlanta, GA), Rachael Kahn (Los Angeles, CA), Jus Caus (Greensville, SC), Tommy Bottoms (Atlanta, GA) and Kari O'Connor of the Las Vegas Slam Team (Las Vegas, NV).
Performance poetry has become a worldwide phenomenon and the M.A.D. Poet's Lounge (MAD=Musically Accompanied Dialect) offers a dynamic and diverse menu of spoken word styles and artists, "the adrenaline junkies of the literary world", heightened by live hot jazz.
This event, featuring evocative artists of authentic self-expression in its rawest form, will be filmed and the public is invited, as well as all members of the local press, who wish to partake of this rare gathering of a slice of the unquestionably most def poets on the planet, at the Celebrity Theatre, on Thursday, February 23rd at 8:00 p.m.
Admission $25-$40 in advance, slightly higher day of show, offers the highest entertainment bang for your buck in the Entertainment Capital of the World ... Las Vegas!
Advance tickets available now at www.RebelPoetrySpokenWord.com/store