SLAM & OPEN MIC

When:
November 1, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Where:
Haley House Bakery Cafe
12 Dade St
Roxbury
MA 02119
Contact:
The Yung House

“The Yung House ” at the Haley House Café (12 Dade Street, Boston, 02119) is Boston’s New Youth Poetry Slam venue located in the heart of Dudley Square. The venue offers awesome food, a poetry slam, and an open mic or featured poet every 1st and 3rd Wednesday. As a partnership between MassLEAP and The House Slam, The Yung House is a youth-run poetry organizaing collective free of cost and welcoming to all ages. Competitors within the ages of 13-19 are allowed to compete and must have at least three poems to compete with

Doors/Seating Open at 6:00pm
Poetry Slam begins at 6:30pm (sign-up upon arrival)
Featured Poet or Open Mic begins at 8:10pm

The Yung House is also extremely accessible via Orange Line, Silver Line, and numerous bus routes.
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ABOUT THE SLAM:
– Sign-up upon arrival
– Eight (8) poets in the slam
– Random draw for the 1st round
-Winner receives $25

ABOUT THE OPEN MIC:
– Sign-up upon arrival
– 8 open mic slots (with a short wait-list)
– 3 minutes on the mic

QUALIFYING FOR THE 2018 Brave New Voices Youth TEAM?

-In partnership with The House Slam and MassLEAP, The Yung House will provide the avenue for youth poets to make the Boston Youth Poetry Slam Team. At the very end of the slam season, the top 5 scoring poets will represent Boston at the 2018 Brave New Voices in Chicago, Illinois. MORE DETAILS TO COME SHORTLY
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MORE ABOUT THE HOUSE SLAM:
www.houseslamboston.org

MORE ABOUT MASSLEAP:
www.massleap.org

MORE ABOUT THE HALEY HOUSE:

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