spoken word - updates

Rappler's latest stories on spoken word


Juan Miguel Severo reminds mall: 'Make paying artists your default'

Aug 06, 2019 - 11:12 AM

The spoken word artist apologizes to the mall he blasted for unfair compensation, but stresses that artists must be paid fairly for their services

JUAN MIGUEL SEVERO. The spoken word artist performs at Joey Ayala's 'Mandiriwa' Concert in 2017. File photo by Martin San Diego/ Rappler

Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye are returning to Manila

Jun 12, 2018 - 7:35 PM

Save the date – July 8 at UP Diliman!

SPOKEN WORD POETS. Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye are headed to Manila. Screenshot from Facebook.com/projectvoice

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Words Anonymous

Nov 30, 2017 - 8:11 PM

The spoken word artists are bringing their poetry to Rappler HQ

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Mark Ghosn and Rod Marmol

Oct 31, 2017 - 8:33 PM

The spoken word artists are performing on Rappler Live Jam!

Uniqlo releases new line of shirts with Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye's poetry

Jul 19, 2017 - 8:57 PM

UPDATED It s the first collaboration between the spoken word poets and the Japanese retail brand

BEYOND THE PAGE. Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye wear the new line of shirts that include lines from their poetry. Photo from Facebook.com/kaysarahsera

WATCH: 'Myths are only labels'

Mar 26, 2017 - 6:44 PM

Here is a spoken word poem which emphasizes that there are no limits to what women can achieve

5 puisi tentang perempuan yang perlu kamu dengar

Mar 06, 2017 - 6:14 PM

Catcalling Seksisme Ekualitas Diskriminasi Isu isu ini dekat dengan perempuan Ini adalah 5 puisi yang membicarakan tentang hal hal tersebut dan lainnya

EKUALITAS. Seorang pria membawa poster yang mendukung isu-isu perempuan dalam Women's March di Jakarta pada 4 Maret 2017. Foto oleh Uni Lubis/Rappler

Vice Ganda opens up about former partner through spoken word poetry

Feb 16, 2017 - 12:23 PM

At his Valentine s Day 2017 concert Vice recalls his painful relationship with a basketball player

PANOORIN: Pagbasa ni Jasper Arcalas ng ‘Sa Gitna ng mga Salita’

Sep 03, 2016 - 4:40 PM

Inimbitahan ng Rappler ang spoken word artist na si Jasper Arcalas para bigkasin ang kanyang tulang Sa Gitna ng mga Salita

PANOORIN: 'Ngayon' ni Vim Nadera

Aug 27, 2016 - 1:05 PM

Sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika binasa ni Philippine High School for the Arts director Vim Nadera ang tulang ‘Ngayon’ mula sa libro niyang ‘RIZALpabeto’

Will you support the Metro Manila Pride 2016?

Jun 12, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Metro Manila Pride holds 3 fundraising events to prepare for their annual Pride March set for June 25

LGBT PRIDE. A rainbow flag hangs on one of the walls of the venue where the fundraining event for Metro Manila Pride March 2016 was held. Photo by Katrina Artiaga/ Rappler

Queer Arts Festival gives LGBTQIA, allies safe space for art

Feb 11, 2016 - 9:55 PM

The Metro Manila Pride Queer Arts Festival aims to increase the visibility of LGBTQIA art and artists by providing them a safe space to showcase their work

Jomblo Metropolitan: Berpuisi di jalanan Jakarta

Oct 04, 2015 - 11:12 AM

Ada acara poetry slam di Jakarta hari ini Minggu 4 Oktober di Salihara

Webhits: To future generations

Apr 22, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Watch spoken word artist Prince Ea in this public apology

#SHEro: 13 years

Mar 29, 2015 - 10:42 PM

You were born 13 years too early or maybe I was born 13 years too late but the difference rarely matters when we coexist

#ProjectVoiceMNL: We are all made of stories

Mar 04, 2015 - 11:31 AM

In a world consumed with technology and fast paced lives Project VOICE allows us to stop listen observe and feel whatever needs to be felt

 PROJECT VOICE MNL. Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye in their first performance in the Philippines. Photo from Words Anonymous

WATCH: Young poets and the art of spoken word

Feb 28, 2015 - 12:58 PM

Is poetry dead? No never

9 must-see acts from Fringe Manila

Feb 18, 2015 - 12:19 PM

Check out this list of must see acts from Fringe Manila festival director Andrei Pamintuan

Photo from the Fringe Manila website

Project Voice live in Manila

Feb 02, 2015 - 8:18 AM

Spoken word artists Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye are set to perform on March 1 and 2

WebHits: Look up

May 07, 2014 - 8:00 AM

This spoken word video urges people to disconnect from social media and reconnect with real people