Date(s) - Saturday, December 10, 2022
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Pompano Beach Cultural Center
- Final Stage | 5pm to 8pm
- 5th Anniversary After Party | 8:30pm to 11pm
- FINAL STAGE:
- Round 1 – Fifteen poets
- Round 2 – Eight poets
- Score is a cumulative score based upon the evening’s first two rounds.
- There is a half point deduction for every 10 secs over allotted three minute time limit, after a 20 second grace period.
- Round 3 – Four poets
- The Final round score is a clean slate and starts at zero.
- There will be a calibration poet before the final round
- There is a half point deduction for every 10 secs over allotted three-minute time limit, after a 20 second grace period.
- NO POEM REPEAT – Poets are not allowed to repeat poems performed during the preliminary portion of the competition.
- Tie breaks will be decided by highest overall score except for the last round on final stage, which will be broken by poem, which can be a repeat poem.
- Protest to Scores must be done after bout, before score sheets are signed. Once score sheets are signed by competitors no protest can be issued.
- Score sheets MUST BE signed by all competitors.
Tickets and additional information HERE.