IDRISSI International School will be organising a Poetry Slam Competition themed “Nature” in conjunction with the Setia Alam Eco Fest 2019.
Poetry Slam is the competitive art of performance poetry where emphasis is placed on both writing and performance, encouraging poets to focus on what they’re saying and how they’re saying it. So poets, ready to show off your individuality, your authenticity, your creativity?
Details of the competition are as below:
Date: 27th April 2019, Saturday
Time: 10.00 a.m. – 12.00 noon
Venue: Central Park, Setia Alam
Fees: RM10 per entry (solo or group)
Rules & Guidelines:
- The Setia Alam Eco Fest 2019 Poetry Slam Competition is opened to public.
- Each poem performed must be the poet’s or group’s original composition.
- Poems MUST speak of the theme “Nature”.
- Eighty percent (80%) of each poem must be in ENGLISH.
- Each poet/group is given three minutes to recite one poem. If the poet/group exceeds the three minutes, points will be deducted from the total score.
- The poet/group is not allowed to use any props, costumes or musical instruments to recite the poem.
- All poems must not contain any profanity and/or offensive language.
- All participants must register through this online form by 19th April 2019. Poems must be emailed to [email protected] no later than 25 April 2019. The poet/ group must be present to recite the poem on the 27th April 2019 anytime from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at Central Park Setia Alam.
- U14 (Solo) – For poets aged 14 and below.
- U14 (Group) – For group of poets aged 14 and below.
- U17 (Solo) – For poets aged 17 and below.
- U17 (Group) – For group of poets aged 17 and below.