WILD HORSE PASS HOTEL AND CASINO – MLK 2014
Poetry Anniversary Experience
MLK Weekend 2014
Friday Jan 17th-Jan 19th 2014
The event that we have been preparing for for 5 years is finally upon us:
HomeBase Poetry celebrates 5 years of success with the BIG NICKEL WEEKEND!!!
What we have been able to accomplish as a poetry set is nothing short of amazing. Phone apps, compilation cds, shirts, community discussions, support of local community non-profits, co-funding of youth poets to participate in Brave New Voices national slam poetry competition, corporate sponsorships, partnership with Mother’s Favorite Child and Paris Toon, HomeBase Foundation-non-profit, largest open mic, premier hotel location, soul music concerts with Bilal, Julie Dexter, Anthony David, Choklate, Ife, & Foreign Exchange, traveling performances in Oakland, Orlando, Dallas, Las Vegas, DC, Oklahoma, etc, and so much more–all coming from Phoenix, Arizona. Now we are going to TAKE IT TO ANOTHER LEVEL!!!
Saturday night we will return to the main theater right there at Wild Horse Pass Casino and unwind with Academy Award winner, three time NAACP Outstanding Lead Actress Image Award winner, Queen of Comedy, first female host of Showtime at the Apollo and author of Skinny Women are Evil: Notes of a Big Girl in a Small-Minded World and Skinny Cooks Can’t Be Trusted, the renown and hilarious MO’NIQUE!!!! (Excited yet?) CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS!!
Sunday will be the day we truly turn it up!!! This is our official Big Nickel Anniversary and it will go down in history as the hottest poetry set ever!!!! Sunday’s event will feature Platinum recording artist, former beauty queen & one of the most successful dance club artists in the history of the U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play, the lovely CeCe Peniston!!! If you have never seen this songstress work a crowd and sing live you are in for a treat of a lifetime! In addition to CeCe rocking the crowd we have Chicago’s ‘Queen of the Scene’ and nationally respected poet and author DEANA DEAN, along with musician, underground living legend, featured on HBO’s Def Poetry Slam, Atlanta’s poetry God father the one and only ABYSS!!! Not to mention our local superstars Big Tone, DJ Showtime, Paris Toon, Tanya Tiet, Tomas, iAm Jones and many others! (You must be real excited by now) CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS!!
Location for Millionaire Business Seminar- At Neighboring Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort and Spa