ARTworks holds afterschool spoken word workshop for teens

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LaShanta Ase will teach an after school spoken word workshop for teens at ARTworks. Class will be held each Thursday starting September 14 through October 25 from 4-5:30 p.m. The stage performance is Friday, October 26. Calling all teens ages 11-14 to open your mouth and let the real you speak! LaShanta Ase, performance poet and spoken wordsmith, is hosting a spoken word workshop through the ARTworks afterschool program. This class is designed for full immersion into the dynamic art of spoken word.  It will explore performance techniques and various spoken word artists’ styles.  Students will learn how to connect with their inner poet, develop their own personal performance style, and bring their voice to the stage!
LaShanta Ase has performed throughout the US and abroad. She is a Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts trained teaching artist and an approved artist of the South Carolina Arts Commission.
For more information or to enroll call ARTworks at 843-379-2787 or visit To learn more about LaShanta Ase, visit