Creating Space for
Teen Voices

Charlotte's Home for Youth Poetry!

Events

Friday, February 8

Youth Poetry Slam

8:00 PM

SPIRIT SQUARE

+ Event Details

Friday, February 8

Youth Poetry Slam

Get your poems ready to be performed against some of the best youth poets in the southeast.


Sign ups for the slam and a brief open mic begin at 7 PM and close 30 minutes after (so be on time).  All performing poets receive free admission.


General admission is $7.00

8:00 PM

SPIRIT SQUARE

Saturday, March 2

Workshop

1:00 PM

SPIRIT SQUARE

+ Event Details

Saturday, March 2

Workshop


1:00 PM

SPIRIT SQUARE

Friday, March 8

Youth Poetry Slam

8:00 PM

SPIRIT SQUARE

+ Event Details

Friday, March 8

Youth Poetry Slam

Our regular slam season is winding down, so don't waste this opportunity to get share your words and get points before Finals.


As usual, we will have a short open mic to begin the night and then the competition begins.


Sign ups for the slam and a brief open mic begin at 7 PM and close 30 minutes after (so be on time).  All performing poets receive free admission.


General admission is $7.00.

8:00 PM

SPIRIT SQUARE

About Us

Our Mission Statement

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The mission of BreatheINK Charlotte is to create poetic safe spaces and build an artistic community for Charlotte, NC area youth by developing opportunities for positive self-expression through youth focused poetry programming.

A Variety of Events

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BreatheINK Charlotte delivers high quality, year-round writing and performance development programming and outreach that equips and empowers teen poets to share personal stories and opinions on issues they are passionate about.

Workshops and Mentoring

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We are committed to sharing our love and knowledge of creative writing, editing, performance, etc.  Through workshops, one-on-one sessions, and group discussions, our students are able to learn from overwhelmingly successful adult poets, coaches, and slammasters with many decades of experience.