Austin Poetry Slam

2906 Fruth St
Austin TX  78705

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Austin Poetry Slam

The Austin Poetry Slam is a weekly event held every Tuesday at Spiderhouse Ballroom, showcasing 12 amazing and original spoken-word artists in a no holds barred, raucous, energized competition. That's right: we assign scores to art!

Wanna sign up for the slam? Check out this handy dandy guide!!! https://www.facebook.com/notes/austin-poetry-slam/aps-sunday-to-tuesday-funnel-system/10154008726791445

For questions regarding our events/bi-weekly shows, please visit our regularly updated event pages!

For questions about our show format and rules, please visit http://austinslam.com/about/

Join us every Tuesday at the Spiderhouse Ballroom! Poetry + Score Cards + Cash = Austin Poetry Slam!

Wanna sign up for the slam? Check out this handy dandy guide:

https://www.facebook.com/notes/austin-poetry-slam/aps-sunday-to-tuesday-funnel-system/10154008726791445

For questions regarding our events/bi-weekly shows, please visit our regularly updated

Show Map Website

Business Information


Founded: 1992
Parking: Street, Parking Lot

Categories: Arts & Entertainment, Community Organization

Hours

Tue: 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sun: 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm



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Past Events

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Houston VIP Poetry Slam Team

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Houston VIP Poetry Slam Team
07:15 pm - 04/24/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Erica Nicole Hosted by Jomar Valentin

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Erica Nicole Hosted by Jomar Valentin
07:15 pm - 04/17/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

Audience Appreciation & The 1st Slam Champ Judge Slam feat. Jasmine Mans

Audience Appreciation & The 1st Slam Champ Judge Slam feat. Jasmine Mans
07:15 pm - 04/10/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

This show is absolutely free so make sure you come on time!!! We love our audience, so tonight come and bring all your friends! No charge at the door! Right out...

Austin Poetry Slam Semi-Finals Hosted by Tova Charles

Austin Poetry Slam Semi-Finals Hosted by Tova Charles
07:15 pm - 04/03/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

There are five more open slots in Finals, and just one more slam to determine who the rest of our finalists will be, and that is happening this Tuesday, April 3rd...

Austin Poetry Slam Q4 feat. Pages.d Matam Hosted by Christopher Michael

Austin Poetry Slam Q4 feat. Pages.d Matam Hosted by Christopher Michael
07:15 pm - 03/27/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

Austin Poetry Slam feat UT Spitshine Host by Christopher Michael

Austin Poetry Slam feat UT Spitshine Host by Christopher Michael
07:15 pm - 02/27/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

APS Presents The Battle of the South: A Southern Slam Team Brawl

APS Presents The Battle of the South: A Southern Slam Team Brawl
03:00 pm - 02/25/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Come see the best teams in the South battle to see you is the Best Slam of the South. You will get to see nationally ranked poets battling for bragging rights. This...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Paulie Lipman Hosted by Jomar Valentin

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Paulie Lipman Hosted by Jomar Valentin
07:15 pm - 02/20/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Akeem Olaj Hosted by Tova Charles

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Akeem Olaj Hosted by Tova Charles
07:15 pm - 02/13/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

APS 2018 Regional Team Selection & Finals

APS 2018 Regional Team Selection & Finals
07:15 pm - 01/30/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Confirmed Competitors: SC Says Christopher Michael Mr. Dave Tim Amber Teresa Johnson Joanna Russell Wilson Faylita Hicks Mike Ross Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Mike Rosen Host: Jomar Valentin

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Mike Rosen Host: Jomar Valentin
07:15 am - 01/23/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

APS "Snowpocalypse" 2018 Slam! Hosted by Christopher Michael

APS "Snowpocalypse" 2018 Slam! Hosted by Christopher Michael
07:15 pm - 01/16/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House...

Austin Poetry Slam Quarterfinals 3 feat. ZAI Host: Tova Charles

Austin Poetry Slam Quarterfinals 3 feat. ZAI Host: Tova Charles
07:15 pm - 01/09/2018

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

Austin Poetry Slam HOLIDAY BREAK: NO SLAM

Austin Poetry Slam HOLIDAY BREAK: NO SLAM
07:00 pm - 12/26/2017

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE! The next open Slam will be on Jan. 2 2018. See you in the new year! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Speak Piece Hosted by Jomar Valentin

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Speak Piece Hosted by Jomar Valentin
07:00 pm - 12/19/2017

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! ***************************************************************************** This...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Outside Voices Hosts: P. Nevland & Kevin W. Burke

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Outside Voices Hosts: P. Nevland & Kevin W. Burke
07:00 pm - 12/12/2017

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

Austin Poetry Slam WOWPS Qualifier feat. Ebony Stewart Host: Tova Charles

Austin Poetry Slam WOWPS Qualifier feat. Ebony Stewart Host: Tova Charles
07:00 pm - 12/05/2017

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! It’s here!!! The APS Women of the World Poetry Slam is coming on December 5th! Our feature is none other than the current Co-Champion...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Marcel Price & KFG Hosted by Soups

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Marcel Price & KFG Hosted by Soups
07:00 pm - 11/28/2017

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Ayokunle Falomo Hosted by Jomar Valentin

Austin Poetry Slam feat. Ayokunle Falomo Hosted by Jomar Valentin
07:00 pm - 11/21/2017

At Austin Poetry Slam

Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam! #AustinSlam You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom! Tuesdays: Location:...

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