Creative Dundee

Loud Poets Slam Series

15th April, 7:30pm at Hunter S Thompson

Scotland’s largest poetry slam will be taking place in August – enter the Dundee heat for your chance to join the Grand Slam Final!

Join the Loud Poets for Scotland’s largest ever poetry slam! 12 poets will qualify from 6 regional heats to compete for a £3000 prize in the Grand Final at the Edinburgh International Book Festival in August.

Dundee poets have the chance to compete at the East Heat Slam on Saturday 15 April where they could take the title of regional champion and a £200 cash prize. The Slam will have 9-12 competitors and will be divided into three rounds. In each round every poet will have a maximum of 3 minutes at the mic to perform a single poem.

The East Heat Slam is being run in collaboration with Dundee open mic favourites Hotchpotch and is open to any poets aged 18 and over.

Applications close Wednesday 5 April.

Join the audience on the night:

Saturday 15 April, 7.30–10.00pm

The Hunter S Thompson
142 Perth Road
Dundee, DD1 4JW


I Am Loud Productions is a multi-disciplinary production and entertainment company based in Edinburgh. They started in 2014 as the monthly poetry night, Loud Poets, with the simple goal of presenting spoken word poetry in a creative, engaging and entertaining way. From their monthly shows, I Am Loud Productions went on to produce multiple live shows with the team performing across the UK and around the world.

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