The Scottish Poetry Slam Championships

Rhymers, rappers, ravers and rhapsodists from across Scotland vie for the Scottish Poetry Slam Title at the Tron Theatre on January 13th!

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The Scottish Poetry Slam Championships
About The Scottish Poetry Slam Championships

Poetry Slam winners from all over Scotland go head to head in the National Championships tonight. Vibrant poetry, rich poetry, impassioned poetry – and funny poetry too! It’s been a sell-out in recent years. Winner grabs the glory, the hefty cash prize and the honour of representing the nation at the World Series in Paris in June. Robin Cairns comperes.

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