Mark your calendar: The 5th Annual First Amendment Writes finalists’ performance will be November 8, at the Jefferson Theater. Doors open at 6:30, performances begin at 7pm. All ages welcome, and the $5 entry fee goes towards prizes.
Celebrity judges this year are: Ginger Barber (Editor Grove/Atlantic Publisher), Gregory Orr (Poet & Writer), Gary Johnson (2009 Poetry Winner), Patrick Jordan (Red Light Management), Andy Waldeck (Singer, Songwriter, Producer), and Carleigh Nesbit (2009 Songwriting Winner). This year, in addition to the first place judges’ winner for each category, there will be an audience favorite winner per category as well.
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