The Detroit Youth Monologue Slam COHORT 2 August 2016
2016 Monologue Slam Grand Champion Genesis Williams
On Sunday August 21st, 2016 15 Year Old Genesis Williams of Detroit, MI was crowned the Season 2 Grand Slam Champion of The Detroit Youth Monologue Slam!!
Left:Genesis performs during Round 1 of the finale competition on Sunday August 21st, 2016. Right:Genesis displays her $400 Prize along with DYMS Founder & Project Director: Benjamin Williams, and Associate Project Director: Carollette Phillips
Genesis was coached by critically acclaimed Actor: John Sloan III. John has a BFA in Musical Theatre from The University of Michigan and has over a decade of professional experience and regional credits including "Brutus" (JULIUS X), "Mereb" (AIDA) and "Banzai" (u/s The Lion King National Tour) John is now the Reigning Champion Coach of The Detroit Youth Monologue Slam!!!
2016 DYMS 1st Runner Up Zaria Smith
Our 1st Runner Up was 12 year oldZaria Smithof Southfield, MI. Coached by Indigo Colbert.
2016 DYMS 2nd Runner Up Miranda Meadows
Our 2nd Runner Up was 17 year oldMiranda Meadowsof Northville, MI. Coached By John Sloan III.