Lingo Festival 2015, It’s happening this weekend in Dublin. Watch these artists rhyme, sing and perform with such conviction that will make your mind juice drip with words. Lingo’s aim to connect what’s happening in Ireland with the global spoken word community, They have brought together six headline acts, pairing International stars alongside the best of Irish talent.
The impressive line-up features world famous poet and rapper Saul Williams who was in graduate school for acting in NYU. When he came upon a open-mic night, Saul found himself attracted to the experimental use of language, the performance, art and writing. Doors began to open and eventually Saul became known as ‘Williams the Performer. Make sure and check him out he is sure to set the creative part of your mind alive and on fire!
Irish Slam Champ John Cummins running two years and Wow, does he project football to its core! Here’s a preview to see what to expect http://setv.ie/culture/
Also check Clara Rose Thornton such a passionate and beautiful true artist.
UK rap battling educator Mark Grist, outspoken Irish poet Elaine Feeney, viral phenomenon Hollie McNish and genre-defying music mash-up masters Tongue Fu.
Check programme on http://www.lingofestival.com/programme/
There are so many fresh performers this year, taking all walks of life that there will be no way you can’t relate.
View http://setv.ie/ #PlatformingPeople Enjoy!