Voces Showcase Series + Jessica's 40th

Celebrate PuertoRico

Thu Dec 1st 2016 at 08:00
Puerto Rico, 201 San Justo Street, San Juan, Old San Juan
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Slam de Poesía, musica en vivo y mas!  Poetry Slam, live music and more!

When:  Every 1st Thursday of the Month
8:00pm - OPEN Poetry Slam




***OPEN QUALIFIER SLAMS: POETS PAY FOR YOUR SLOT () AT THE DOOR. WINNERS OF QUALIFIERS WIN THE POT OF $$$, BRAGGING RIGHTS AND ARE AUTOMATICALLY QUALIFIED TO COMPETE IN THE GRAND SLAM IN APRIL (DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED)***

***QUALIFIER DE SLAM: INSCRIPCIÓN DE PARA LOS POETAS QUE PARTICIPARAN. GANADORES SE LLEVARAN EL POTE DE $$$, LOS DERECHOS DE VACILAR Y SERAN CALIFICADOSPARA COMPETIR EN EL GRAN SLAM EN ABRIL (FECHA SE ANUNCIARÁ PRONTO)***


POETRY SLAM RULES:
1. Must prepare up to 3 poems, only original works, based on any topic or content, no censorship required.
2. Each poet has 3 minutes each. There is a time penalty administered after a 10 second grace period for going over. .5 points deducted from your total score for every 10 seconds you go over.
3. No props, costumes or musical instruments.

***READ OR RECITE YOUR ORIGINAL WORK***

Five judges (or a minimum of three) are selected from the audience, qualified by their lack of bias. The audience is invited and encouraged to “vote” with their response: applauding, snapping, shouting, or keeping silent in order to tell the judges what they think of each poem.


SLAM DE POESÍA REGLAS:
1. Cada poema debe ser letras originales del poeta. ***LEA O RECITA***
2. Cada poeta tiene tres minutos (más de un período de diez segundos de gracia) para leer/citar un poema. Si el poeta pasa a través del tiempo .5 puntos serán deducidos por cada 10 segundos sobrepasado de la puntuación total.
3. El poeta no puede utilizar accesorios, disfraces o instrumentos musicales.

***Cinco jueces (o un mínimo de tres) se seleccionan entre el público, calificado por su falta de prejuicios. Se invita y anima a "votar" a la audiencia con su respuesta: aplaudiendo, gritando, o manteniéndose en silencio para comunicarle a los jueces lo que piensan de cada poema.***



WHERE: Our fav spot, Celebrate PuertoRico 201 Calle San Justo, VSJ


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