Poets craft intricate literary delicacies. Some of them also like to throw down.
The Poetry Slam of Steel at The Crux features a workshop for aspiring slam poets and a performance with seasoned veterans. The Crux is an all-ages venue but this is a free-speech event; there is sure to be some adult content.
Workshop begins at 6 p.m., slam starts at 7 p.m. $5, $1 w/student ID. The Crux, 1022 W. Main St., Boise, facebook.com/thecruxcoffeeshop.