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Steel City Poetry Slam & Open Mic 4th Tuesdays @ The Abbey on Butler Street

Presented by Pittsburgh Poetry Collective at The Abbey on Butler Street, Pittsburgh PA

Steel City Poetry Slam & Open Mic 4th Tuesdays @ The Abbey on Butler Street

Pittsburgh’s longest-running poetry slam and open mic! Signup sheet at 7:45, show begins shortly after. Three rounds, pieces for the competition must be original.

Pittsburgh’s longest-running poetry slam!  Signup sheet at 7:45.  Three round slam and open mic. Each poem in the slam must be of the poet’s own original construction; Each poet gets a set limit of time in minutes per round to read one poem.  The most common time limit is three minutes, and some slams have time limits of four, two, or one minute. Points are deducted for violating the time limit; slamming poets may not use props, costumes, musical accompaniment, or musical instruments;

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Suggested donation of $5 received on site; cash or card.

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  • Aug 25, 2020 at 07:45 pm - 10:00 pm (Tue)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


The Abbey on Butler Street

4635 Butler St #2906, Pittsburgh, PA 15201


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