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Poet & Founder of Project V.O.I.C.E.; TED Speaker

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Sarah Kay is a Spoken Word Poet who grew up in New York City and began performing her poetry when she was only fourteen years old. Even though she was often the youngest poet by a decade, Sarah made herself at home at the Bowery Poetry Club, one of New York's most famous Spoken Word venues.

In 2006, she joined the Bowery Poetry Club's Poetry Slam Team, NYC Urbana, and competed in the 2006 National Poetry Slam in Austin, Texas. That year, she was the youngest poet competing at Nationals. Sarah was featured on the sixth season of the television series Def Poetry Jam on HBO where she performed her poem "Hands."

She has performed in venues across the country including Lincoln Center, the Tribeca Film Festival, and the United Nations, where she was a featured performer for the launch of the 2004 World Youth Report. She has also performed internationally in the Czech Republic, the United Kingdom, India, South Africa, the United Arab Emirates, France, and Singapore.

In 2004, Sarah founded Project V.O.I.C.E. and has since taught Spoken Word Poetry in classrooms and workshops all over the world, to students of all ages. Sarah was a featured speaker at the 2011 TED conference (Technology, Entertainment, Design) on "The Rediscovery of Wonder" in Long Beach, California.

Sarah's first book, B (published by the Domino Project in 2011), a short hardcover containing her titular poem entitled B, was ranked #1 bestselling poetry book on Amazon. In 2014, No Matter the Wreckage, a collection of poetry from the first decade of her career, was published by Write Bloody Publishing, followed by an illustrated publication of her poem, The Type, in 2016.

Her work can also be found in literary publications such as Foundling Review, Damselfly Press, decomP, the Literary Bohemian, Pear Noir! among others.

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  • Sarah Kay: Redefining Success

    When I was nearing the end of my college experience, a lot of my friends had a clear idea of their definition of success. It was getting through medical school and  ...

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Sarah Kay

Poet & Founder of Project V.O.I.C.E.; TED Speaker

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Sarah Kay Biography

Sarah Kay is a Spoken Word Poet who grew up in New York City and began performing her poetry when she was only fourteen years old. Even though she was often the youngest poet by a decade, Sarah made herself at home at the Bowery Poetry Club, one of New York's most famous Spoken Word venues.

In 2006, she joined the Bowery Poetry Club's Poetry Slam Team, NYC Urbana, and competed in the 2006 National Poetry Slam in Austin, Texas. That year, she was the youngest poet competing at Nationals. Sarah was featured on the sixth season of the television series Def Poetry Jam on HBO where she performed her poem "Hands."

She has performed in venues across the country including Lincoln Center, the Tribeca Film Festival, and the United Nations, where she was a featured performer for the launch of the 2004 World Youth Report. She has also performed internationally in the Czech Republic, the United Kingdom, India, South Africa, the United Arab Emirates, France, and Singapore.

In 2004, Sarah founded Project V.O.I.C.E. and has since taught Spoken Word Poetry in classrooms and workshops all over the world, to students of all ages. Sarah was a featured speaker at the 2011 TED conference (Technology, Entertainment, Design) on "The Rediscovery of Wonder" in Long Beach, California.

Sarah's first book, B (published by the Domino Project in 2011), a short hardcover containing her titular poem entitled B, was ranked #1 bestselling poetry book on Amazon. In 2014, No Matter the Wreckage, a collection of poetry from the first decade of her career, was published by Write Bloody Publishing, followed by an illustrated publication of her poem, The Type, in 2016.

Her work can also be found in literary publications such as Foundling Review, Damselfly Press, decomP, the Literary Bohemian, Pear Noir! among others.

Sarah Kay Videos

  • Sarah Kay: Poem Your Way
    Sarah Kay has used poetry throughout her life to shape her identity. ... Discover hundreds of talks from the world's creative community at ...
  • Poetry makes people nervous | Sarah Kay
    Sarah kay speaks to us about the nature of poetry and how it can impact lives, opening new doors. TEDArchive presents previously ...
  • Sarah Kay: If I should have a daughter ...
    http://www.ted.com "If I should have a daughter, instead of Mom, she's gonna call me Point B ... " began spoken word poet Sarah Kay, in a talk that...

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  • How to book Sarah Kay?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Sarah Kay for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Sarah Kay, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Sarah Kay or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Sarah Kay?

    Booking fees for Sarah Kay, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Sarah Kay, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Sarah Kay?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Sarah Kay for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Sarah Kay for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Sarah Kay or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Sarah Kay or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Sarah Kay is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Sarah Kay for your event is $20,000 - $30,000. Sarah Kay generally travels from New York, NY, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Liz Nead, Adora Svitak, Camille Seaman, David Pogue and Michael McCain. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Sarah Kay for an upcoming event.

Sarah Kay Speaker Videos

  • Sarah Kay: Poem Your Way
    Sarah Kay has used poetry throughout her life to shape her identity. ... Discover hundreds of talks from the world's creative community at ...
    Poetry makes people nervous | Sarah Kay
    Sarah kay speaks to us about the nature of poetry and how it can impact lives, opening new doors. TEDArchive presents previously ...
  • Sarah Kay: If I should have a daughter ...
    http://www.ted.com "If I should have a daughter, instead of Mom, she's gonna call me Point B ... " began spoken word poet Sarah Kay, in a talk that inspired two standing ovations at TED2011. She...
    Sarah Kay: What We Build

Sarah Kay News

  • Sarah Kay: Redefining Success

    When I was nearing the end of my college experience, a lot of my friends had a clear idea of their definition of success. It was getting through medical school and  ...

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