Australian Poetry Slam

The Australian Poetry Slam is a national competition for spoken word artists. Anyone can enter. In 2017, 50 heats will be held in towns, cities and suburbs hold slam heats, in state and territory of Australia. Cafe's, libraries, festivals, community halls, pubs and clubs host these events. Audiences award scores to each poet. The favourite poet from each heat is eligible to compete at a regional or state poetry slam final. The best from each state and territory travel to Sydney, to perform for a packed out audience at the National Final. The national slam champion wins prizes and professional gigs.

Australian Capital Territory poetry slam Heats 2017

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Email: BADSLAMNOBISCUIT@GMAIL.COM

 

BAD!SLAM!NO!BISCUIT!

POETRY SLAM HEAT (This is a wildcard event, BAD!SLAM!NO!BISCUIT! rules apply, we urge you to take part in the poetry slam at an earlier date)
Host & Feature: BAD!SLAM!NO!BISCUIT! WILL BE YOUR HOST & OUR FEATURE ACTS ARE YET TO BE ANNOUNCED
Date: Wednesday 20 September 2017
Start Time: Sign up is from 7:30pm or when the Score Adder announces sign up is open
Venue: The Phoenix Pub (This is a licensed venue, minors will require a guardian to accompany them).
Address: East Row, Civic, Canberra
Contact: BADSLAMNOBISCUIT - BADSLAMNOBISCUIT@GMAIL.COM
On Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/BADSLAMNOBISCUIT/

canberra slamboree

POETRY SLAM HEAT (This is a wildcard event, Canberra Slamboree rules apply, we urge you to take part in the poetry slam at an earlier date)
Host & Feature: CANBERRA SLAMBOREE WILL BE YOUR HOST & OUR FEATURE ACTS ARE YET TO BE ANNOUNCED
Date: Friday 29 September 2017
Start: Time Sign up is from 7:30pm or whenBrown Owl allows
Venue: The Front Gallery and Cafe
Address: Wattle Pl, Lyneham
Contact: BADSLAMNOBISCUIT - BADSLAMNOBISCUIT@GMAIL.COM
On FacebookCanberra Slamboree

The final heat

POETRY SLAM HEAT (This heat will follow the Australian Poetry Slam Rules)
Host & Feature: TBC
Date: TBC
Start Time: TBC (Registration half hour before start)
Venue: TBC
Address: TBC
Contact: BADSLAMNOBISCUIT - BADSLAMNOBISCUIT@GMAIL.COM
On Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/BADSLAMNOBISCUIT/

 

ACT FINAL

See Finals page

Photograph by Adam Thomas

Photograph by Adam Thomas

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