Big thanks to luxi photography.
Heat 3 of the SA leg of the Australian Poetry Slam is coming your way!
Friday, 2nd September
Hetzel Lecture Theatre, Institute Building, State Library of South Australia
corner North Terrace & Kintore Avenue
Registrations open at 6:30pm. The show starts at 7:00pm.
20 competitors per heat – first 15 are guaranteed, if over 20 register those last five spots are decided by random draw.
$5 Entry / Door. $150 in prizes and two spots in the SA Slam Final up for grabs.
Our feature performer is Khail Jureidini: poet, wordsmith, enigma, a true veteran of the Australian poetic … ... Read more ...
Congrats to the winners of Heat 1, Jason Marsiglia and Chiara Gabrielli, who are off to the State Final! Sell-out capacity crowd, new faces among the competitors, huge range of styles, great words, great performances!!
Get your next chance to compete or come along and cheer at Heat 2 at Salisbury, 26th August.
If you haven’t been to a slam before, here’s a summary of how it works:
- Sign-in on the night.
- Sign-in opens at 6:30pm for a 7:00 start.
- There is a maximum of 20 entrants
Poetry slams are electric live events where the audience is the judge. Poets have 2 minutes to speak, scream, howl, whisper or sing their original poem for a chance at state and national glory.
Heat 2 is coming your way Friday, 26th August at the Salisbury Institute as part of this years Salisbury Writers’ Festival presented by the City of Salisbury.
$5 Entry / Door. Sign in at 6:30 for 7:00pm start.
$150 in prizes and two spots in the SA Final up for grabs.
Due to circumstances beyond Spoken Word SA’s control, Abe Nouk can no longer … ... Read more ...
Get yourselves up and ready to perform / judge / cheer the 2016 SA Poetry Slam!!
5 SA heats, then the State Final for the top two performers of each heat.
Heat 1 SA Writers Centre, Friday 19th August
Heat 2 Salisbury Institute, Friday 26th August
Heat 3 State Library of SA, Friday 2nd September
Heat 4 Woodcroft Library, Friday 9th September
Heat 5 Jive, Friday 16th September
State Final Goodwood Institute/Theatre, Friday 30th September
SA Poetry Slam 2016 … ... Read more ...