Passion. Heart. Truth.
Porsche Kelly is a writer, spoken word artist, and activist who performs raw, transparent, and heartfelt poetry.
Her voice is strong and captivating and her words are effortlessly put together to make the audience feel compelled to listen.
Porsche performed spoken words at my church multiple times. She leaves the audience speechless by her ability to communicate so effortlessly through her poems. She has left the audience standing to their feet with joy and often times, even tears. It is pleasure working with such a humble individual who thrives in her artistry. Thank you Porsche for blessing us with your gift.
Price Range: Contact For Rates
Gig Length: 5 - 120 minutes
What to Expect
Offers inspirational and motivational poetry, spoken word, and speeches for a range of events including but not limited to:
Anything where creativity is needed!
Porsche Kelly is a writer, spoken word artist, and activist from Oakland, Ca. Her poetry is raw, transparent, & sometimes controversial as she likes to speak on what the masses are silent about. She has a heart for God & for people & has become especially passionate about the fight against racism, sexism, and human trafficking.
She has performed at several open mics, corporate events such as Adobe Software, conferences such as Ted Talks, and churches, as well as participated in many plays/productions. While she calls herself the "Poetic Activist", Porsche writes about an array of topics: God & faith, freedom, hope, social justice, peace, love/romance and more.
Additional Booking Notes
Depending on venue, a mic with stand or lapel mic is usually appreciated. However, if your venue does not possess these items or based on your event, you would like to go a different route, I am happy to accommodate.
Past Booked Events
|November 16, 2018 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm||Empowering Womxn of Color|
|October 21, 2017 • 10:00am - 5:00pm||UC Santa Cruz Activism Conference|
|July 15, 2017 • 9:00am - 12:00pm||Black Women's March|
|June 24, 2017 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||Ross Gospel Dance Concert|
|June 24, 2017 • 1:30pm - 1:45pm||Oakland Juneteenth Celebration|
|March 11, 2017 • 9:30pm - 11:30pm||Colored Section - Album Release - Piano Fight SF|
|February 26, 2017 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm||Spoken Word Festival - San Jose|
|February 23, 2017 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm||Adobe Corporate Black History Month Celebration|
|February 23, 2017 • 12:00pm - 12:15pm||Black History Month Celebration - Senior Home|
|February 22, 2017 • 8:00pm - 8:30pm||Spoken Word Cafe - Cal State East Bay|
|February 19, 2017 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm||Black History Month Production - Shiloh Church|
|February 19, 2017 • 9:00am - 12:00pm||Black History Month Production - Shiloh Church|
|October 15, 2016 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm||The Journey - Theatrical Poetry Production (Prison Ministry)|
|September 17, 2016 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm||The Journey - Theatrical Poetry Production (Prison Ministry)|
|June 25, 2016 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm||Spoken Word at Rossi Praise Dance Concert|
|June 12, 2016 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm||The Journey - Theatrical Poetry Production|
|June 12, 2016 • 9:00am - 12:30pm||Greater Than - Church Service|
|March 27, 2016 • 9:00am - 12:30pm||The Ransom - Resurrection Sunday Production|
|February 21, 2016 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||Freedom Speaks - Black History Month Production|
Influences & Inspiration
Jesus, Maya Angelou, Jasmine Mans, Amena Brown, P4CM, Jackie Hill Perry, Ezekiel Azonwu, Nina Simone
Mic with stand or lapel mic
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