2012-2013 RC SLAM SCHEDULE

2012-2013 SLAMS (including 2nd Sunday Quarterly slams and qualifiers, 3rd Sunday qualifiers and 4th Sunday 3-2-1 Slams)

June 24th3-2-1 Slam hosted by TLovePoets to qualify for TEAM semis:  Winner, Sarah Herklots and Greg McKillop

July 22nd3-2-1 Slam hosted by Sarah Herklots – Poets to qualify for TEAM semis :  Winner, Zanne Langlois and Sam Mercer

August 26th3-2-1 Slam hosted by Zanne Langlois Featuring Tatyana Brown Poets to qualify for TEAM semis:  Winner, Toben Cooney-Callnan and Tina Smith

September 9th – NERD SLAM hosted by reigning Nerd Slam champ, Sam Mercer Featuring Ellie White – Poet to win Nerd Slam, Tiffany Crockett

September 23nd3-2-1 Slam hosted by Toben Cooney-Callnan Featuring Portland Poet Laureate, Bruce Spang – Winner of Slam – Zanne Langlois, Poets to qualify for TEAM semis:  Kayla Wheeler and Cal

October 7thINDY QUALIFIER hosted by our feature, John Survivor Blake with Spider Cider – Poets to qualify for INDY semis:  Winner, Derek Avila, Zanne Langlois and Matthew Richards

October 28th3-2-1 Slam hosted by Kayla Wheeler Featuring brody wood zine release – Winner of Slam – Princess, Poets to qualify for  Team semis:  Princess and gaelle robin

November 11th – HAIKU DEATH MATCH hosted by our feature, Sam Teitel

Poet to win Haiku Deathmatch:  Toben Cooney-Callnan

November 25th3-2-1 Slam (last chance slam for Greatest Hits) hosted by TLove Featuring Ellyn Touchette Chapbook Release  Winner of Slam – William James, Poets to qualify for Team semis:  William James and Luk “No E” O’Connor

December 2nd First Annual RC Greatest Hits Slam hosted by TLove (1 round) Featuring Alex Charalambides with Robin Jellis the Cellist

GREATEST HITS SLAM CHAMPION FOR 2012, Zanne Langlois

Top 5/RC Regional Slam Team:  Zanne Langlois, Toben Cooney-Callnan, Greg McKillop, Sarah Lynn Herklots, Sam Mercer

December 9thRC’s 1st Annual Women of the World SLAM qualifier 

hosted by our feature, Lady Zen 

Winner of Slam/2013 RC WOMEN OF THE WORLD REP, PRINCESS!!

December 23nd3-2-1 Slam hosted by Greg McKillop Featuring Shane Hall

Winner of Slam – Jackson, Poets to qualify for Team semis:  Jackson and Brandon “The Metaphorus Rex”

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2013

January 6thINDY QUALIFIER hosted by TLove w/ Robin Jellis

Winner of Slam – Kayla Wheeler, Poets to Qualify for Semi-finals – Kayla Wheeler, Luk “No E” O’Connor and gaelle robin

January 13th – NERD SLAM hosted by reigning Nerd Slam Champ, Tiffany Crockett featuring Matthew MK Hopewell

Nerd Slam Champ – Joe Kubetz

January 27th 3-2-1 Slam featuring Alicia Fisher w/ So Sol and Lauren Zuniga

Winner of Slam – Sarah Lynn Herklots, Poets to Qualify for Semi-Finals – Emmy Raviv & Jason Sheppard

Saturday, February 23rd – FIRST EVER WOMEN OF THE WORLD FUNDRAISER and Silent Auction at Dobra Tea

February 24th3-2-1 Slam featuring Casey Rocheteau w/ Greg McKillop

Winner of Slam – Generalissimo, Poets to qualify for Semi-finals – Generalissimo & Myles Bullen

March 10th – HAIKU DEATH MATCH featuring Sam Mercer WINNER – Isabelle Weyl

March 24th 3-2-1 Slam featuring Mckendy Fils-Aime w/ Greg McKillop

Winner of Slam – Robin Merrill, Poets to qualify for Semi-finals – Robin Merrill & Arwyn Sherman

April 7thINDY QUALIFIER hosted by feature performer, Antonia Lassar w/ Robin Jellis

Winner of Slam – Robin Merrill

Poets to qualify for Indy Semi finals – Robin Merrill, Matt Wellman, Princess

Poets to qualify for Team Semi Finals – Matt Wellman, Emma Bovill

April 14th Team Semi-Finals hosted by William James w/ music by Shane Hall

Winner of Slam – T Love Smith, Poets to qualify for Finals – T Love, Robin Merrill, Arwyn Sherman, Matt Wellman, gaelle robin 

April 21stTeam Semi-Finals hosted by Lauren Elma Frament featuring Evah

Winner of Slam – Sarah Lynn Herklots, Poets to qualify for Finals – Sarah Lynn Herklots, Princess, Zanne, No E, Emma Bovill

APRIL 27TH – FIRST EVER RC SLAM TEAM FUNDRAISER AT MAYO STREET ARTS

FEATURING Dominique Ashaheed & Marty McConnell with music by Speaker for the Dead & Au Contraire PLUS performances by the RC Regional Slam Team, RC Wowps Rep, Princess Jones, RC Slam Team Finalists & RC Youth Champs!!

April 28thTeam Finals hosted by 2012 WOWPS Champ, Dominique Ashaheed w/ music by James Rossi

GRAND SLAM CHAMPION – PRINCESS, Poets to qualify for 2013 RC Slam Team, Princess, TLove, Zanne Langlois, Robin Merrill, Sarah Lynn Herklots

May 12th – NERD SLAM featuring CJ Williams w/ music by Shane Hall

May 25th – RC SLAM TEAM FUNDRAISER 2 AT ST. LAWRENCE ARTS

FEATURING Jeanann Verlee with music by James Rossi & Au Contraire PLUS performances by the FIRST EVER RC SLAM TEAM, RC Youth Champs & more!!

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Team Slam Semi-Finalists

1.  Sarah Lynn Herklots

2.  Greg McKillop

3.  Zanne Langlois

4.  Sam Mercer

5.  Toben Cooney-Callnan – dropped out

6.  TLove Smith

7.  Kayla Wheeler – dropped out

8.  Cal Anges – dropped out

9.  Princess

10.  gaelle robin

11.  William James – dropped out

12.  Luk O’Connor, “No E” – YOUTH

13.  Jackson Castagna – YOUTH

14.  The Metaphorus Rex – YOUTH

15.  Emmy Raviv – dropped out

16.  Jason Sheppard – dropped out

17.  Bryan Franco, “Generalissimo”

18.  Myles Robert Bullen

19.  Robin Merrill

20. Arwyn Sherman

Poets moved up into semi-finals due to drops

Dylan Collins

Matt Wellman

Emma Bovill

Joe Kubetz

Alina MacLean

Team Semi-Finals will be held on two nights

Bout 1, April 14th hosted by William James

TLove

Robin Merrill

Arwyn Sherman

Matt Wellman

gaelle robin

Generalissimo

Alina MacLean

Jackson Castagna

Joe Kubetz

Bout 2, April 21st hosted by Lauren Elma Frament

Zanne Langlois

Sarah Lynn Herklots

Greg McKillop

Sam Mercer

Luk “No E” O’Connor

The Metaphorus Rex

Dylan Collins

Myles Bullen

Emma Bovill

Princess Jones

Finals will be held on Sunday, April 28th, hosted by Dominique Ashaheed

Sarah Lynn Herklots

T Love

Princess

Robin Merrill

Zanne Langlois

Arwyn Sherman

No E

Wellman

Emma Bovill

Gaelle Robin

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Congratulations to the 2013 Rhythmic Cypher Slam Team

Princess, Grand Slam Champ

T Love 

Zanne Langlois

Robin Merrill

Sarah Lynn Herklots

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Indy Slam Semi-Finalists

1.  Derek Avila

2.  Zanne Langlois

3.  Matthew Richards

4.  Kayla Wheeler

5.  Luk O’Connor, No E – YOUTH

6.  gaelle robin

7.  Robin Merrill

8. Matt Wellman

9.  Princess Jones

10.  TBD, July 7th

11.  TBD, July 7th

12.  TBD July 7th

Semi Finals will be held on one night

Sunday, July 21st hosted by Nora Meiners!! 

Finals will be held on

Sunday, July 28th hosted by Tara Hardy!!!

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