Of what promises to be arguably Ghana’s biggest gathering of extremely talented poets and spoken word artistes from across the country, Crabbita Media Consult, announced its first flagship event christened ‘Spit Bars and Poetry’ last Friday.
And just as promised a press release by the agency today disclosed the show of poetic-stars would take place in Ghana’s capital, Accra, at the Tesano Baptist Church on Sunday June 25, 2017, from 4pm – 8pm.
Notable faces leading the growth of the country’s poetry and spoken word scene such as ‘poetic-god’ Nana Asaase and female face of the event, Nana Afua Asuming aka Mysnova are slated to highlight the adopted theme, #BeBoldForChange as well as some principal topical areas: Child Rape, Trokosi, Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), Violence against Women, Women Empowerment, Love and Faith.
Students poets and spoken word artistes from the country’s premiere University of Ghana, Legon and also from Poetry GH including Menaye Akua, Neimatu Samadu, Gabla Godwin, Stella Bruce, Dodzi Aveh (Deydzie), are among the over fifteen performers billed to make the evening of poetic-magic unforgettable.
Manager and Press Agent of Crabbita Media Consult, a full-service Press Agency, Brands Communications Management and Arts outfit, Crabbe Nathaniel opined in an interview that while the event is poetry and spoken word oriented it would also feature choral music ministrations from the Witshamonic Choir GH, composer of the popular ‘Dumsor song’, choreography from Et Ministries, Salsa dance…
“People cannot afford to miss out on this because we have prepared mind blowing free give aways for participants and a surprise face to pop up”, he gleefully added.
The official media partner for Ghana’s first cake fair event [The Cake Fair], has partnered Godly Favoured Eye Care Centre to offer free eye check up for the first one hundred attendees to get to the venue between 3:30 – 4:00pm and a discount on all spectacles purchases made with terms and conditions applying.
Ghana’s promising providers of varied cocktails and juices for all events, Drink Station GH would treat over fifty participants who make it to the event grounds before 4:30pm to free cocktails and fresh juices.
On-the-spot hair cut and make-up grooming, free photoshoots are the least of what event attendees should be expecting.
This event is proudly sponsored by Godly Favoured Eye Care Center, Bello Couture GH, Jobo Lights and Sets, VanSet Men’s Grooming, Drink Station GH, African Women in Leadership, AB Martins, Joshua Ansah Digital Painting, Grab and Go [food] Limited with Media support from Enewsghana.com, pulse.com.gh Metrotvonline.com, Crabbitamedia.com, Cypress Ghana, Legacybase.com, Nicksolomon.com, and Emmanueldonkor.blogspot.com.