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Slam @ Filmbase


Sunday 7th May, 8pm

Get your poetry on at the live slam poetry competition here at Filmbase on Sunday, 7th May from 8pm.
Quick-fire poetry is the perfect mind food to tune up the brain for the coming working week. Each month, Slam Sunday brings some of the city’s finest poets together on the last night of the weekend. Open to all to take part, 12 contestants and 5 judges are drawn at random from the audience for a lively competition that sees original poems recited from memory.

Doors open 7:30pm. Show starts 8pm.

This is an all-seated and non-alcohol event. There will be 2 intervals with tea, coffee and other stuff available.

There will be an open sign up on the night for 8 of the 12 slots. Sign up for poets is at the ticket desk on the night between 7:45-7:30pm. The first 20 people to sign up get into the show for free.
The other 4 performers will be pre-selected.