Theatre Spoken Word
Joshua “(J) Rowdy” Rowsey is an underground recording artist, actor, improviser, and writer featured on NPR, DJ Booth, Indy Week, and various national publications. Rowdy is a founding member of the national hip hop collective No9to5 Music. He initiated the UNC-Chapel Hill cypher, which unofficially broke a Guinness World Record for longest group freestyle and was nominated for an Indy Week award. He has shared the stage with Rakim, Busta Rhymes, Murs, Snow Tha Product, Asher Roth, and other national recording artists.