ELEVEN years and still Slamming
NEXT
SLAM:

Jan 14


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Women of the World Poetry Poetry Slam



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WELCOME!


Next Slam:

Jan 14

Come see who will be
the last two poets
to qualify for a chance to be
on the Montevallo Slam Team.


Open Mic and Slam signup begin at 8pm

Slammin' kicks off at 9pm

Open Mic between Rounds
DRUM CIRCLE after the Slam
(bring something to bang, rattle or shake)





Suggested One Dollar Cover gets you in
Slam Poetry (and a fully stocked bar) keeps you there.



Montevallo's own Poetry Slam
at Eclipse Coffee and Books:
  • Slam Competition in an inclusive venue
  • Open Mic between rounds
  • Final round Sudden Death Improv
  • Percussion Jam
  • Great food including breakfast any time
  • Fully stocked bar
  • PSI certified venue
  • Suggested only One Dollar Cover
  • Your favorite books on sale


2009/2010 SLAMS:

Friday, Sept. 11

Friday, Oct. 2

Friday, Nov. 13

Friday, Dec. 4

Friday, Jan. 15

Friday, Feb. 19

Friday, Mar. 12

Friday, Apr. 9


The Rules

*The Slam happens on most second Fridays

*Sign up opens at 8 p.m. and slamming starts at 9 p.m.

*Three judges are drawn from the audience.

*All poetry performed must be the performer's own work.

*No props, music or costumes allowed.

*There are four rounds of competition.

*After the second round the scores are totalled  and
the top six poets advance to the third round.

*The top two scores from the third round advance to
the fourth and final round:

*Sudden Death Improv Round, where a poet must pull a
word from a pool of words provided by the audience,
then improv a poem on the spot based on the word
drawn.

*The top score in this final round wins the Slam and
$25.

The Slam Happens Most Second Fridays @
Eclipse Coffee and Books
1032 Main St.
Montevallo, Alabama 35115
(205) 665-4234



Open Mic starts at 8pm
The Slam starts AT 9pm
Open Mic between Rounds
DRUM CIRCLE after the Slam
(bring something to bang, rattle or shake)


Suggested One Dollar Cover gets you in
Slam Poetry (and a fully stocked bar) keeps you there.




Slam Reports

Montevallo Poetry Slam Team Information

PoetrySlam.net



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