All ages, $10, buy online with a small fee
Whaam Slam! is presented by Busboys and Poets in collaboration with National Gallery of Art's "Lichtenstein: A Retrospective" exhibit. Roy Lichtenstein's iconic pop art will be the backdrop for this 3-round specialty poetry slam.
Round 1: (10 competitors) Poems inspired by one of Lichtensteins famous works, told from the perspective of the object/person in the painting Round 2: (6 competitors) Head-to-Head Haiku round; poems will include a Lichtenstein exclamation (ie Whaam!) Round 3: (3 competitors) Final Round, traditional slam, poets choice.