We practice a different kind of poetry. It's competitive. It's intense. It's unpredictable. We're so excited about it that we do it every week, and we want you to join us.
What's a poetry slam? Judges are randomly selected from the audience to score poetry on a scale from zero point zero to ten point zero. Poets perform for three minutes each using nothing but their body and a microphone. At the end of the night the three highest-scoring poets are awarded cash prizes. Listen to two adorable people talk about it:
We're doing our thing every Tuesday night at Spiderhouse Ballroom — 2906 Fruth Street next to Spiderhouse Cafe. The show starts at 8:30 PM. Come early, get a drink and hang out with us. Bring a friend! Cover is $5.