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Dallas Poetry Grind-Rembrandt's Dutch Pub
« on: February 07, 2009, 08:10:21 PM »
The Poetry Grind-Dallas
Rembrandt's Dutch Pub
703 McKinney Ave Ste 150
Dallas, Tx 75202
(214)468-0073
1st, 3rd, and Occasional 5th Thursdays
8:00 sign-up
8:30 Open Mic
9:30 Poetry Slam
No Cover, No Fee to enter the slam.  Prizes for Poetry Slam.

2008/2009 season started in June 2008.  Poets earn points for for competing, attending slams and poetry events, working special events

1st place-3 points
2nd place-2 points
3rd place-1 point

Participation with out placing-1/2 point

Workshop participation 2 points.
Volunteer for community projects in the literary community (Local & National)- 2 points
Win & You're In-2 points
MC/BM/DJ a weekly slam-1pt

The top 7 poets in points earn the right to slam in the Grand Slam on April 30th for a spot on the team.  The point scales slides with the amount of participation.  We also have a last chance slam for places 8-15 two weeks before the grand slam to fill the 8th spot.  Replacement poets will be chosen in order of finish of the Grand Slam.

2009, we will take 4 members and an alternate.  If a team member drops out the alternate will move up.  We will not go deeper than the sixth place poet in the slam off to field a team.

There will be an iWPS Final in August 2009 to determine the representative for Berkeley.
There will be a WOWps Final in January 2010 to determine the representative for Columbus
Whoopeecat
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Dallas-Poetry Grind