Students felt that Cometry was a fun blend of comedy, and show of their prowess as performers. Junior Robert Washington said, “The Cometry performance was a great way to both laugh and get a chance to look at what we go through in our world today.” Junoir Miyah Powe said, “The performance was a great mix of comedy and spoken word poetry.”
Students were participates in the performance. Bartholomew commented that her “favorite part was the battle of the sexes game.” Junior Fadima Konate added that her “favorite part about the Cometry performance was the poem about Michael Jackson because they were able to unravel “the behind the scenes” of how Michael Jackson felt growing up in front of social media.”
Cometry is an organization that promotes this new hybrid art form. They travel around the country going in high schools and colleges, speaking to students and promoting positive messages and empowers them to make changes in there community.
Here is a on what Cometry is: