Michael St. George

Brief Biography

Nobody will want to miss multi-media performance dub poet Michael St. George, who will appear on the Folk Play stage on both Saturday and Sunday. A native of Jamaica with a working-class upbringing, Michael has been performing live and recording his music since 1985. When he works with children, he focuses on the themes of justice and social equity, addressing issues and concerns relevant to children's lives today. “Poor Michael couldn't get out of the school, so many students wanted to talk to him. Our teachers and students were thrilled!” - St. Stephen School