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Open Slam, and Matt “Lip Balm” Miller!

November 29th, 2017 at 8:00pm
235 Broadway E, Seattle, WA 98102
Signups start at 7:00pm
$3 Entrance Fee

Poets, bring your new shit, your experimental shit, your “I would never do this at a Slam” shit! It’s time for an open slam: anything goes in this nonstop poetry battle royale where (almost) anything goes points don’t matter!

About Our Feature

Matt. Miller aka “Lip Balm” is the Artistic Director of WE FLIP TABLES! 2014 Canadian Poetry Slam Champion. 4-time Canadian Representative at the National Poetry Slam. Retired Beer League Baseball Player. One-time Worm Picker. Former Salmon Derby Co-ordinator. Spent a summer Rabbit Breeding. This is the three-minute roller-emotion-story-coaster.


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