TUEPS Artist Open Call

  • The Big Chair Bar & Grill 2122 MLK Jr. Avenue Washington DC 20020

The Upper Echelon Poetry Society is hosting its first OFFICIAL open artist call!

TUEPS is currently seeking poets and spoken word artists to join our team. The artists will be thoroughly developed from the written, performance production, and entrepreneurial perspectives, so this two month program is intense and extensive. We are looking for poets and spoken word artists with the following qualifications:

  • aged 18-27
  • flexible schedule
  • community oriented
  • passionate about the arts
  • reside in the Greater Washington DC area
  • little to no experience with poetry / spoken word


R.S.V.P now to ensure that you are able to audition. SPACE IS LIMITED. All attendees are required to bring two different original poems, a resume, a headshot, and an open mind. Please be prepared to do a cold reading of a poem of our choosing. See you soon, and good luck!

R.S.V.P here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tueps-open-artist-call-tickets-11448654233