With over 10 years of experience, Lady Caress impacts youth and adult audiences as both a poet and public speaker. Known for fusing poetry with comedy, music, beat boxing and storytelling, she has been featured on Season 4 of Verses and Flow and the BET 365 Black Awards. As a National Poetry Champion, Lady Caress has coached collegiate students in competitive Poetry and Prose performance pieces in addition to designing and executing public speaking and poetry workshops for Upward Bound, YMCA, and S.T.A.R.S. She has graced the stages at festivals, churches, special events, and venues such as Bus Boys and Poets in Washington D.C., Love Jonz Spoken Jazz Set in Dallas, TX and took home 1st place twice at the Jacksonville, FL Amateur Night. Lady Caress continues to gain fans and supporters as not only a dynamic performer but as the future of Spoken Word.
Rhode Island College
“She had the audience laughing at her jokes, enthralled with her poetry and interacting with her on stage. We have nothing but praise and thanks for her.”
“She was perfect. Gracious and professional. Students enjoyed her. We’d love to have her again sometime.”
Ben Smith McRobie
“It was fantastic! We sa[w] Lady Caress at NACA Mid Atlantic, and we instantly wanted her for her energy and positive vibes. She delivered no less than that at our event! …her performance overall was spectacular!”