Slams Are Back, Houston!

Posted September 5, 2014 & filed under Contest, Event.


Introducing Orbit Slams!

This year Meta-Four Houston will offer free writing and performance workshops take place every second Friday of the month starting September 12, 2014, at Discovery Green (1500 McKinney 77010)


Every third Friday of the month starting September 19, 2014, at MECA (1900 Kane 77007)

Students ages 13-19 are welcome!


Free Writing Workshops at the Menil Collection: January 25, 2014

Posted January 15, 2014 & filed under Notebook.

Instructor Kent Shaw invites campers to consider a Cy Twombly painting during a Writers In The Schools Summer Camp trip to the Menil Collection. The children used artworks on display as a startinAs part of the Houston Museum Experience extravaganza, Writers in the Schools (WITS) will host two free 30-minute writing workshops at the Menil Collection on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 12:00 noon and at 12:30 PM.

Bring the whole family and stay for a child-friendly Tai Chi class at the Rothko Chapel at 1 PM, a musical performance by Da Camera Young Artists at 2 PM, and afternoon performances by Prokofiev’s Quintet for strings and wind at the Houston Center for Photography.

Free Slam Poetry Workshops for Teens

Posted August 22, 2013 & filed under Notebook.

Meta-FourIf you are between the ages of 13-19, come join us for Meta-Fourth Fridays, held Fridays from 7:00-9:00 PM at Hope Stone, 1210 West Clay, Suite 26, Houston, TX 77019. Bring a friend or come solo and meet some new friends.

These free workshops will teach you how to write and perform original poetry about issues that are important to you. Share your work in a supportive environment and grow as a writer.

Dates for Meta-Fourth Fridays, all free and open to teens 13-19:

September 27
October 25
November 22
December 20

Tell your friends!