Summer in the Capital!
Edinburgh Fringe Slam
|Aug 5th-27th – Banshee Labyrinth, Niddry Street, Edinburgh 7:30 – 8:30
to guarantee a place in the slam or turn up on the night. Rules: 3 minutes of original spoken word, 5 randomly chosen judges, no props, no backing tracks – just you… and an adoring audience!
The National Slam Final
Two route to qualify this August
January 2018 (exact dates TBC)
Summer in the capital!
Power to the People!
|Thu Aug 17th
Battersea Power Station
With special guests Theresa Lola – the current National Slam Champion
+ Adam Kammerling National Slam Champion 2012
Hosted by Sophia BlackwellLiterary elitism? One solution – devolution!
A poetry slam takes the power of judgement away from supposedly superior snootily exclusive institutions and gives it back to the people.