The Half a Stack Poetry Slam

Presented by Joel Fluent Greene

Jan. 27 | 8PM
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THE HALF A STACK POETRY SLAM!12 Poets, Competing for $500 Cash. Saturday/January 27Jazz Cafe @ Music Hall Center for the Performing ArtsDoors open @ 7pm/Showtime 8pm$10 Advance General Admission$15 Door AdmissionSlam is open to ages 21 & upWant to hear some of the best voices in performance poetry compete for a big prize? This is the event! Hosted by Joel Fluent GreeneSoundtrack by DJ EquadFIRST PLACE:$500 Cash (Paid immediately after the event ends). SLAM RULES:12 poets.$20 registration fee. NO REFUNDS (Show up!) Must use original poems. No time limit per poem. No props allowed.THERE IS NO CENSORSHIP.There will be 3 pre selected judges. Judges will remain a secret until event day.Slam will be scored using the decimal system. Ex: 8.7Highest score allowed is 10.3 roundsFirst round will include all 12 poets.Second round will consist of the top 8 highest scoring poets from round one, eliminating the bottom 4.Third round will consist of the top 3 highest scoring poets from round 2, eliminating the bottom 5.All poets must arrive NO LATER than 6:30PM day of show. Late arrival = LOSING YOUR SPOT.Slam starts at 8PM SHARP.Performers do not receive comp guests. All attendees that aren't competing must pay the required cover charge.  Showing real love and throwing good events. JoelFluentGreenePRESENTS.