Felicia Webster, artistically known as Withlove,Felicia, is a multi-dimensional performance artist and recent TedTalk speaker who believes in utilizing the arts to edutain (As KRS coined), promote social change, express love, empower, create connections, invite healing, teach, have fun and build authentic relationships with people around the globe. Using spoken word performance poetry, coupled with song, hip hop elements and sometimes theatrical movements, her performances are highly interactive and provide teachable moments throughout the show.
She writes specific pieces that are relevant to the theme of the program and passionately engages her audiences in call and response, which often times includes movement. Her topics include motivational works, self empowerment for girls and women (to include works around domestic violence and rape), the journey and history of spoken word, culturally specific events/programs and specialty events.
Technical requirements: One mic with mic stand, music stand and floor space; on the floor with audience if possible. Can come with a band as well.
Maximum negotiable fee: $1,125
Availability: Weekend travel is best; can include Friday returning Monday at the latest. Open to travel during the week for a minimum of two work days.