4th Wednesdays SLAM! | Baltimore | Hosted by Black Chakra

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4th Wednesdays SLAM! | Baltimore | Hosted by Black Chakra


By Busboys and Poets

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Date and time

January 25 · 7pm - December 27 · 9pm EST


Busboys and Poets, Baltimore 3224 Saint Paul Street Baltimore, MD 21218

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About this event

Join us for our first-ever SLAM! at Busboys and Poets - Baltimore

The 4th Wednesday Slam provides an opportunity for poetry lovers to enjoy the competitive art of late-night performance poetry! Enjoy several rounds of competitive poetry by amateurs and professionals, with the audience choosing a winner. Cash Prize! Come join us for an alternative way to spend your Wednesday night.

$100 CASH PRIZE winner takes all

Full food and bar service available throughout the night

$10.00 + Tax and fees


Black Chakra is a spoken word artist, hip-hop artist, and an author whose talents have been showcased on stages across America. In his time competing in poetry slam competitions he has been a national poetry slam champion, Texas Grand Slam champion, Southern Fried slam champion and a plethora of others too long to list. Black Chakra embodies the city of Baltimore through aggressive performance and incredible writing. Next to being a talented writer what he takes the most pride in is being a youth poetry teacher for Dewmore Baltimore. He helps Baltimore youth cultivate their talent and showcase it on National stages.

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Busboys and Poets

Busboys and Poets is a community where racial and cultural connections are consciously uplifted... a place to take a deliberate pause and feed your mind, body and soul... a space for art, culture and politics to intentioanally collide... we believe that by creating such a space we can inspire social change and begin to transform our community and the world.