Louder Than a Bomb Teen Poetry Slam Festival

  • 20 Apr 2015
  • 6:30 PM
  • Poetry Mont hBusboys & Poets 2021 14th St, NW (at V St)
Louder Than a Bomb Teen Poetry Slam Festival

Monday April 20

6:30 – 9 PMIn celebration of National Poetry MonthBusboys & Poets
2021 14th St, NW (at V St)

The nation’s capital is home to both the 2014 youth and adult reigning national poetry slam champion teams. The DC Youth Slam Team won the Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam Festival and the Beltway Poetry Slam Team took the National Slam. With the two highest ranking poetry teams in the nation working in local after-school programs through nonprofits Split This Rock and poetry N.O.W., the national capital area is about to explode with poetry. 

Four preliminary poetry slinging competitions will take place across the city including one at our local Busboys & Poets on April 20.

Also in our area or on the red line:

Semi-Finals –  Weds. April 29th 5 – 9pm @ True Reformer Bldg 1200 U St, NW

Finals –  Sat. May 2nd 7 – 9:30pm @ UDC Theatre of Arts 4200 Connecticut Ave, NW Bldg 46

More details at http://ltabdmv.com/

Founded in 1922 in a townhouse at 1767 P Street, to promote and protect the interests of the residents, the Dupont Circle Citizens Association (DCCA) is the premier civic and residential organization in the Dupont Circle area.

DCCA brings neighbors, including residents, businesses and non-profit organizations, together to improve the quality of life in an active and diverse urban neighborhood. It holds membership meetings 9 times each year, which are open to the public, runs the Dupont Circle House Tour, resolves neighborhood issues through its committees, donates to local causes, and incubates innovative projects.

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