10 poets will compete in 3 rounds for a share of R50 000 in cash and a trip to Sweden. The event will also feature musical performances and a guest performance by Swedish poet Linn Eriksson who will be in Tshwane as part of the Sweden_South Africa Poetry Exchange.
Grand FinaleDate: SAT 15 June 2019Venue: The South African State Theatre (Drama)Time: 11:00 - 16:00Entry: Free
Prizes1st Place: R30 000 + Trip to Sweden2nd Place: R15 0003rd Place: R5 000
Tshwane Speak Out Loud season 3 is brought to you by the City of Tshwane in partnership with Hear My Voice, the University of Pretoria's Centre for Sexualities, AIDS and Gender, The Embassy of Sweden in Pretoria, The National Library of South Africa and the South African State Theatre.
Please note that each person interested in attending the event has to RSVP separately.