OPEN CALL: Poets who want $500+

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Artists and Art Lovers,

EvoluCulture Arts Entertainment begins the road to our third ever Let Artists Be Poetry Slam!!!

On October 2020 (date TBA), as part of our sixth anniversary AND the Newark Arts Festival (formerly Open Doors),
ten poets collide in a three round bout where the audience judges who wins a cash prize starting at $500.

The third round will have poets perform alongside a LIVE BAND that will be playing throughout the evening.

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN for those who want to be one of ten to compete. Those whom have competed in the slam before are free to enter once again.

To be considered, email the following to evoluculture@gmail.com by Friday April 10th, 2020, 11:59PM:

Subject title
Let Artists Be III: poet name

Body of email:




Answer this question: what does it mean to Let Artists Be ?

Attach to email:

Three headshots/performance photos
Written sample: two-three poems
Videos: two-three, able to be posted on Instagram. Can be of any length.

If you have questions, email evoluculture@gmail.com or inbox evoluculture on Facebook and Instagram.

Good luck poets,
see you soon
in the L.A.B!!!

In Good Vibes,


Contact Information:

Contact Name:

Sean Battle


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