Poets, musicians, and improv welcome on the open mic (5 minutes per person). Sign up at the door for the open mic or slam. Cover: $5. Doors open at 7:30; starts at 8:00. Tonight’s slam is the IWPS qualifier for the Individual World Poetry Slam. In order to compete, you must bring 4 original poems with different lengths–no more than 1 min, 2 min, 3 min, and 4 min. A poetry slam is a competitive poetry reading; poets are judged by 5 randomly chosen audience members.