Rhythmic Cypher

PSi Certified

“Poetry with a Beat,” an avant garde poetry open mic with musical accompaniment featuring local, regional and national poets, storytellers, musicians and the occasional touring circus.

Our stage is a canvass for the improvisational collaboration of performers to create a live piece of art cooperatively.

Every Sunday, 6:30pm open mic and feature with musical accompaniment.

We are also Portland’s Home of the 3-2-1 SLAM (every 4th Sunday), NERD SLAM, HAIKU DEATHMATCH, IMPROV SLAM, LOCAL COVER SLAM & GROUP PIECE SLAM.

Located at Dobra Tea – 151 Middle Street in Portland’s Old Port

(same building at Bullmoose, VideoPort, Casablanca Comics)


Click here for slam schedule:



Venue Name: 
Dobra Tea
Venue Address: 
151 Middle Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States
Door Price: 
$5-10 suggested donation


Show Dates: 
Repeats every week every Sunday 100 times .
6:30 pm