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Verse ~ Converse Poetry Festival

Festival Event

Ages Festival is Appropriate For

Teens through adult (all High School Students are free to all events)

The Annual Verse ~ Converse Poetry Festival brings top regional and national poets together for an extraordinary variety of performance, competition and workshops. Highlights include:

Thursday, June 2: Taos Inviatational Poetry Championshiop -- Youth Team Division

Friday, June 3: Taos Invitational Poetry Championship -- Professional Division -- Top regional performance poets compete for $500 and the "Silver Tongue" trophy. Performance Poetry at its best.

Saturday June 4: Workshops all day. Evening: Main Stage Performance features a nationally renowned poet along with top youth and regional professionals. Non-competitive, not your grandmother's poetry reading either.

Verse ~ Converse is a program of Open Hearth Arts (see OHA listing for more info)


TBA -- look for updates on our website: High School Students and younger are free.