Perth - Get Ready to Slam!
Kicking off Wednesday 24th February at the Blue Room Theatre in
Northbridge, the Perth Poetry Slam provides an opportunity for Perth
poets to perform their original work to an audience - and Perth
audiences the chance to be entertained by short bursts of contemporary
In the spirit of the Australian Poetry Slam, contestants are given a
microphone, a live audience and just two minutes to impress the randomly
selected audience judges, with their original spoken word, poetry,
hip-hop, monologues - or whatever.
Perth Poetry Slam heats run each Wednesday night until the final on 17th
Three finalists from each slam heat will compete in the final. The
overall winner will take home prizes - and the coveted Perth Poetry Slam
The Perth Poetry Slam series is part of The Blue Room's 21 Summer Nights
Contestants can register at the www.perthpoetryslam.com website.
HEAT 1. Wednesday 24 FEBRUARY 8pm
HEAT 2. Wednesday 3 MARCH 8pm
HEAT 3. Wednesday 10 MARCH 8pm
Slam Final: 17 MARCH 8pm
For more details please phone Allan Boyd on 0402 573 580
Audience tickets are $5. The venue has limited capacity.
To book, please phone the Blue Room on: 9227 7005
The Blue Room is located at 53 James Street, Northbridge, in the Perth
See: http://www.perthpoetryslam.com for all the details, and to register.