Slam @ the Chair September

Sep 09th 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Story Slam!


Listen or Tell

Hang your tale this Wednesday evening. Anything goes: rants, romance, reminiscence, as long as you keep it to Five minutes!! 

Telling starts at 7pm, sign up until then. First ten people to sign up get a chance to compete.


Donations ($5 suggested)  --  ALL audience donations go to winners

 Random jury chooses winner - 75% of the donations, audience chooses runner up - 25%.


Here's what you need to know...

  • Up to ten brave people take the stage with an original story. They've got five minutes to pull it off, with a chance to win a good sum of cash!

  • Five random audience judges give the scores and the rest of the audience gets a say too. Read full details below. 

  • Competing stories have to be original, and no longer than 5 minutes! There are point penalties for going overtime.

  • Slam @ the Chair runs every second Wednesday of the month (except August).

  • By January we will have filled the slate with monthly winners. In February there will be a Slam Off. All monthly winners can compete, and some of the audience choice award winners will get a chance too by random draw. 

  • At 7pm the Slam begins. Signup is until then. Maximum 10 writers.

  • There are 5 audience judges randomly chosen that night at the Blue Chair the rest of the audience gets to vote as well! Winner of the Jury Prize takes home 75% of the audience donations, That last quarter is given to the person who gets most audience votes!

  • No props.

Come Listen - Come Tell 

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