SlamCharlotte Poetry Slam
DateSep 24, 2020
This is an outdoor event. Space for this event is limited to 50 people at a time on a first come, first serve basis. Social distancing procedures will be in place and face masks are required per state mandate. Alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase by card only (cash will not be accepted). You can also watch virtually! A live stream of this event will be shared on Blumenthal's Facebook page.
Blumenthal Performing Arts' monthly Poetry Slams are hosted by SlamCharlotte, Charlotte’s own three-time national championship team of spoken word poetry. SlamCharlotte strives to promote poetic growth, performance enhancement, and increased camaraderie among the poets and the community through the monthly slam competitions. SlamCharlotte’s current Slammaster, Bluz, is the 13th ranked individual poet in the world.
Spirit Square’s public plaza on College Street.
Catch free concerts or movie screenings here during the warm weather months. Or simply enjoy your lunch or a coffee break during the day. While you’re visiting, check out the beautiful wind sculptures that adorn the plaza landscaping and honor our Business Leaders of the Arts award-winners: Wells Fargo, Barings and PNC.