Workshops for all spoken word artists

Our new Be Better Or Whatever workshops will teach you about the many ways you can be a
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Toronto Poetry Slam Season Opener featuring LipBalm!

Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 8:00pm

Let's kick off the season right with a champ taking the stage as our guest feature!

We're back at the Drake Hotel for the first slam of our 2016 season! Our feature poet for the evening is none other than LipBalm reppin WE FLIP TABLES

Doors 7 signup 730pm show 8pm
Open mic available for you as well! 5 slots max

THANKS for coming to our sold-out Finals!

Saturday, February 27, 2016 - 8:00pm

Want to thank everyone who rocked the mic right and you incredible poetry fans who filled the Bloor Cinema on Sat night to give us another sold out Finals. WOW!

After the dust settled, the team is:

SPIN El Poeta
Andre Prefontaine
Optimus Rhyme

And the coach is Sabrina Benaim!

Huge shoutout to the BAM! Youth Slam Team for opening up the show with fire, and the incredible Sage Francis for blasting us with his lyrical agility.

See ya on March 13 at the Drake!

Toronto Poetry Slam Finals featuring Sage Francis!

Saturday, February 27, 2016 - 8:00pm

Our Finals is coming Feb 27, featuring hiphop legend Sage Francis!

Now you can get advance tickets to this HUGE show, which sold out last year!
Tix are $25

8 poets will vie for the 5-person Toronto Poetry Slam Team, in the gorgeous Bloor Cinema theatre...with special guest feature Sage Francis, a hiphop trailblazer!

Competing poets are (in no partic order):

SPIN El Poeta
Andre Prefontaine
Justin G
Vulgar Words
Optimus Rhyme

Hosted by Dave Silverberg


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