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The Bay Area Poetry Slam at BART (Downtown Berkeley)

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Sunday, May 7, 2023 - 2:45 pm to 4:30 pm | Cost: FREE
Bart Plaza Stage | 2170 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA

Event Details

Poetry Slam Teams from venues that serve audiences of different age ranges tune up against each other in a traditional “4X4” (four team / four round) Slam in the style of all the big national events, e.g. The National Poetry Slam, Brave New Voices, CUPSI.
The teams in this invitational event represent:
The Berkeley Poetry Slam
Youth Speaks
With Our Words
Stanford University
This is a FREE / ALL Ages event!
Your hostess for this battle of words is the inimitable Nazelah Jamison! Stay tuned for more details about this event and others happening on the BART Plaza stage during the Festival on May 6 & 7!
See the full schedule for this year’s Festival here – https://www.baybookfest.org/schedule23/

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Geek Event, In Person, Outdoors
Venue: Bart Plaza Stage
Address: 2170 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA