Check out the freshest young performing writers as they battle it out to be named Rumble Slam Champion 2018. Bringing rap performances, stories, monologues and poems to the stage, each performer has just three minutes to wow the crowd. No props, no music – just the performer, a microphone and the spotlight. Performers must be 12–18 years old. Hosted by previous Rumble Champion Emily Crocker.

Presented with Word Travels.

Supported by City of Parramatta.

Georgia Chapman (Australian)

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Georgia Chapman, winner of The Rumble Youth Slam in 2017, has only just started out on her poetry adventures and is incredibly excited to see where her new passion will take her. She can be found reading or writing in her home in the Blue Mountains, or advocating for human rights.

Emily Crocker (Australian)

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Emily Crocker writes and performs poetry. You might have seen her at BAD!SLAM!, Noted Festival, Unspoken Words, or Word in Hand. Emily can also be found at Enough Said Poetry Slam in Wollongong or studying at the University of Wollongong. Her debut chapbook Girls and Buoyant was published last year.