Poetry at Main Street Cafe
122 Main Street
North Easton, Massachusetts 02356
First Mike Amado Invitional
April 29 through May 27, 2009
- Poetry at the Main St Cafe presents the First Annual
Mike Amado Invitional Slam at
122 main St No. Easton Ma.
- The Slam will be held on April 29th & the
slam finals will be on May 27th
- The top two scores from April will
move on to the finals in May.
- The Spoken Warrior Award named for Mike will be
presented to the winner of the contest in October
- This will be an invitional contest.
- All entries must be recieved by March
- All interested parties Must e-mail Poetryman1@comcast.net
subjectline MUST READ: Mike Amado Invitional Slam
- Your Name
- & town. & a sample poem
- Each Poet will have 3 mintues to read their
poem if the poet runs
over time will be penalized 1 point per mintue.
- There will 2 rounds per slam. Each poet will
bring 2 poems & they
will be judged accordingly.
- Judges will be chosen from the auience the
number of judges will be 5.
- Each Judge will rate each poem from 0-10.
- The highest and lowest scores will be dropped, giving each poet
a score of 0-30 points
You will be judged on:
- 1) Voice & articulation
- 2) Physical Presence
- 3) over-all score
Good luck to all!
May the spoken word live on.
Sean C. Theall
Poetry@ The Main St. Cafe
Poetry readings the last Wednesday evening of each month (except December)
Hosted by Sean Theall
Sean Theall is not only your poetry host at Main Street Cafe, he is also the author of three of three chapbooks including Tag Your It! Adventures in Poetry Tag, The Poet's Address, and Gothic Verses: The Halloween Collection. Click on the link above to learn more.
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