Things to do

Feb
19
Wed
Valentine’s Salty Poetry Slam @ Firecreek Coffee Company
Feb 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Eat your heart out, sappy sacks! This week it’s all about the salt. Rant and rave and get it all out, but don’t be nice. Bring your saltiest poems to the stage this week, and then… get ready to get sexy.

– Firecreek Coffee Company on Rt 66 next to Crystal Magic
– 7:30 PM sharp! – signups
– 8 PM – show start
– $2 – $5 sliding scale at door for spectators

We will have space for 16 poets to sign up and the second round will cut to the top 5. Poets must follow the rules: no props, no musical accompaniment, and no nudity….awww. There will be a three minute time limit for each performance with a 10 second grace period, after that it will affect the score given to your by our five esteemed, randomly selected judges. But remember, it’s not about the points, it’s about the poetry.

The top poet will win $20 in COLD, HARD CASH and second and third place take home drink tickets redeemable at Firecreek Coffee.

Harvest – Jazz and Poetry @ Flagstaff Brewing Company
Feb 19 @ 9:30 pm – Feb 20 @ 1:00 am

“The poet is the priest of the invisible.” – Wallace Stevens

10PM FREE (9:30PM signup, or signup in advance by contacting the host)

Come join us at the Brew Wednesday November 13th for HARVEST, an experiment in fusing two of our favorite art forms: jazz and poetry. With the blessed help of our friends and neighbors in the flourishing Flagstaff music and literary scenes, all poets are welcome to read their (or others’) work backed by a live jazz band improvising to the words!

Sign up with the host at 9:30pm or anytime after.

Featuring the jazz combo of Eric Nakamoto and others, and hosted by adored slam poet Levi Phillips.

Feb
26
Wed
Compliment Death Match – Date Change FEB 26TH @ Firecreek Coffee Company
Feb 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Compliment Death Match - Date Change FEB 26TH @ Firecreek Coffee Company

Do you want to tell another poet just how much they mean to you? Pour your heart out on stage and just let them have all of the love? Well, this is your chance! Flagslam will be hosting a compliment death match for the first week of February! Stay tuned for more heartfelt events throughout the month.

– Firecreek Coffee Company on Rt 66 next to Crystal Magic
– 7:30 PM sharp! – signups
– 8 PM – show start
– $2 – $5 sliding scale at door for spectators

We will have space for 16 poets to sign up and compete in a bracket style competition. Poets must follow the rules: no props, no musical accompaniment, and no nudity….awww. There will be a thirty second time limit for each performance, which may be pre-written or improvised on the spot! Judges in the audience will be selected to score the performances. But remember, it’s not about the points, it’s about the compliments!

The top compliment giver will win $20 in COLD, HARD CASH and second and third place take home drink tickets redeemable at Firecreek Coffee.