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High School Lyrical Lounge City Slam Championship

Promotion for High School Lyrical Lounge

This is the annual battle showcasing the top three poets from five area high schools.

Lewis-Palmer, Manitou, Pine Creek, Sierra and Wasson

The event will consist of 3 rounds, with eliminations after each round, to give us our top 3 poets. 

Each poem is of the poet’s own creation, can last up to three minutes, and no one can use props, costumes, or musical instruments.

Poets will be judged on content, performance, and your stage presence. 

Top three  finishers will receive a trophy and CASH award.

Date: Friday, March 16

Doors: 5:30 p.m.

Competition: 6:00 p.m.

Location: City Auditorium (Lon Chaney Theatre – entrance on east side of building), 221 E. Kiowa Street, Colorado Springs

Cost: $3.00/person

Contact: Jody Derington, Coordinator

Deerfield Hills Community Center