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Carvens Lissaint is a Haitian American award winning performance artist who has been gracing stages across the United States since the age of 16. The 2011 Nuyorican Grand Slam Champion (Ranked 2nd in the nation at the Adult National Poetry Competition) The 2007 Knicks Grand Slam Champion, 2008 Newark New Jersey Youth team, 2009 New Jersey (Slam Global) Grand Slam Champion, 2009 Robert Redford Speak Green Grand Slam Champion, 2009 Urban Word NYC team, was the coach of the 2010 NYU Poetry Slam team and Co-coach of the 2010 Urban word slam team that won the Brave New Voices International Poetry Slam.
Lissaint has also been named one of The Root’s Top 30 performance poets. He has performed at TEDYouth, on Broadway at The New Amsterdam Theater, and Off Broadway at the Ohio Theater, the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Utah, The United States Green Build Council in Arizona, and the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. Most recently, he was featured on the television series “Verses and Flow”
He is the author of “The Inspiration, From: Heart To: Page” under PENMANSHIP BOOKS publishing company. He has a degree in theatre from The American Academy For Dramatic Arts and currently attends St. Johns University majoring in Dramatic Arts and Minoring in Music. He is happy to be spreading the word and the will of God.
Carvens Lissaint is represented by The Strivers Row, An Artist Management Agency.