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Genesis Poetry Slam May 2019, Genesis Slam


London's only regular 3 round poetry slam is back again for our favourite month of MAY

Who goes through to the final at the end of the year? The audience decides!

No features- Just slam! 

Grab a cocktail, a pieminister pie and a comfy sofa and watch poets battle it out for your votes to get a chance to slam at the Royal Albert hall.

Tickets are FREE but must be booked in advance. Click here to grab yours, they sell out quickly!

To sign up to slam email or visit us at

What? Genesis poetry slam 

Where? Genesis cinema, Mile end!

When?  Thursday 2nd May, 7pm

How much? Nothing! It's free! What a wonderful spring surprise!

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