2017 Registration Details


Team Registration will open: 

Thursday, January 12th 

A team consists of a minimum of four and a maximum of six young people between the ages of 13-19 who attend a high school or are affiliated with a community organization and/or institution. Teams are expected to develop both individual poems and team poems. The registration fee for teams is $150. 

Individual Registration will open:

Thursday, February 16th  

Young people between the ages of 13-19 whose high schools or community organizations DO NOT already (and have never before) had a team can enter the festival as individuals and perform in festival preliminaries. High scoring individuals will have the chance to compete alongside the highest scoring poets from LTAB teams in Indie Finals. The registration fee for individuals is $25 each.