McTate: an Original Break-Beat Poet
McTate is a spoken-word artist, guest lecturer and motivational speaker. Over the pass 25 years he has had the opportunity to share his inspirational talents at such places as; The World Stage in Leimert Park, The Comedy Store, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, UCLA, USC, SJSU, and the list goes on.
McTate is the host and founder of the long running First Thursday's Open Mic, held at the beautiful Euphrat Museum on De Anza College's campus. As an artist, McTate shares his thoughts and feelings in hopes of being an exemplary source of inspiration.