February Slam Featuring
130 N. Tryon Street
Angelique Palmer is a daring spoken word artist. A Creative Writing graduate from Florida State University, she was born and raised on the Literary Café and Poetry Lounge stage and is an honorary member of Delray Beach’s Poets Anonymous.
The television news producer turned poet, Angelique has traveled across the country competing both locally and nationally in poetry slam competitions with strong showings at the 2011 Women of the World Poetry Slam (WoWps) and again at WoWps 2012. Finally making Virginia her home she became the Beltway Poetry Slam’s 2011 Newbie Slam Champion and graced final stage at Slam Richmond in the 2011 and 2012 seasons.
Taking what she learned from these varied avenues, she is currently a Creative Writing Instructor at the American Poetry Museum in Washington, DC. Within the poetry entertainment realm, she began, and is now the curator of, Silent Treatment Entertainment’s Lock’d & Loaded Cash Slam and is the creator of impromptu late night workshops helping cultivate newer performers to blossom. Borrowing Louder Art’s idea of live, real-time audience critiques, she installed a monthly edition of the New Poem Experiment, she is also the savvy, creative, and hilarious, host of the weekly event Silent Treatment Entertainment Presents: Spirits & Lyrics.
Lady Angelique, as she is affectionately called, made her first feature debut at the Literary Café & Poetry Lounge in Miami, FL, and since, has brought her brand of vulnerability and passion to many stages; from coffee houses to corporate events. She’s been the featured artist in Miami, Atlanta, Long Branch, New Jersey, and more.
Angelique Palmer has made her life’s purpose encouraging creativity in everyone; Inspiring, creating, and loving through the foundations of spiritual growth and self-expression; A conduit for the connection of art touching lives.
1st Place Ed Mabrey
2nd Place Breeze
3rd Place CB
4th Place El'Ja
Photos taken on the set of the Broadway play, The Mountaintop.
SlamCharlotte 2007. All rights reserved.