Youth Night: Open Mic and PYPM Slam Season:
Every third Saturday of the month, PYPM hosts a youth-led open mic and poetry slam for teens to come and share their work in a safe, uncensored environment.
- Youth must be between the ages of 13-19 in order to participate in the slam.
- Points accrued throughout the season go towards semis/finals, which determine the six youth who will represent Philadelphia at Brave New Voices International Poetry Festival.
- All who wish to participate in the slam must register and sign up each month the Monday prior to the slam. Sign up is posted at 7:00 p.m.
- All youth must register for the season: Click here to register for the 2015 – 2016 season
- All wishing to participate in the open mic may sign up upon arrival.
- The slam is held at the Rotunda on 40th and Walnut.
- Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
- If you have any questions, please contact Vision here.
To get an idea of how awesome Youth Night really is, check out our highlights from October’s poetry slam in the video here.