02/01 Reading by reg e. gaines
Many of you may have seen the incredible performance of reg e. gaines at the opening night of the Fall for Writing conference. If you did not, you are in for a treat. He is a high energy reader with an amazing style. We are thrilled to have him back, immediately following a workshop he is teaching for SDWI, one he has held in numerous other locations throughout the U.S.
reg e. gaines is a two time Tony Award and Grammy Award nominee for Bring In Da Noise/Bring In Da Funk and winner of the 2003 Downtown Urban Theater Festival’s Best Play Award, Other Aspects.
He is a Nuyorican Poets Café Grand Slam champion and has appeared on Seasons four and five of HBO’s Def Poetry.
reg e held his fifth term as Artistic Director of the 2013 New York City Downtown Urban Theater Festival.
reg e gaines has facilitated his popular, “Is Poetry Theater?” workshops during various residencies including, The University of Southern California, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, The New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Los Angeles Windward School, The Nuyorican Poets Café, Voz Alta Project Gallery, The World Stage, Beyond Baroque, Farleigh Dickinson University, Rosa Parks Performing Arts Academy, Passaic County Community College, Montclair Public Library, and Scratch DJ Academy, which he co-founded with Jam Master Jay and Rob Principe.