Workshops for all spoken word artists

Our new Be Better Or Whatever workshops will teach you about the many ways you can be a
stronger writer and performer. They’re always all-ages and $5

Toronto Poetry Slam returns Oct 7 featuring Randell Adjei reppin R.I.S.E

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 8:00pm

He's an inspiration to many young poets across the GTA and now he'll bless our stage with his words! Randell Adjei makes his TPS debut after many years of giving voice to Scarborough poets and MC via his organization R.I.S.E. Edutainment.

As always, anyone can compete in our slam or perform on our open mic.
Doors at 7 signup 730 show at 8pm
All ages. Cover is $7 all night.

Host TBD

Toronto Poetry Slam at the Int'l Festival of Authors at Harbourfront Oct 20!

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:00pm

We are excited to announce a FREE poetry slam coming to the International Festival of Authors, a first for TPS!
We'll be hosting a two-round slam at the IFOA at the Lakeside Terrace at Harbourfront Centre (235 Queens Quay West), with an early start time. 7pm this time around.
630pm signup 6pm doors.

Featuring British poets Deanna Rodger and Dean Atta! You'll be amazed at their talented artistry, poetry fans!

Hosted by Dave Silverberg

Writing workshop with Houston's Ebony Stewart!

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

Our writing workshop returns! Hosted by Houston poet Ebony Stewart.
PWYC. All ages.
At the Citizen Charles Room at CSI. Ground floor.

Ebony's workshop What's Eating You is a workshop developed from her one woman show, HUNGER.
This workshop will help us begin to deconstruct and critically reflect on where we have come from;
what wounds, weapons and wonders we possess as a result;
where those circumstances have gotten in our way; and where we want to go.

Toronto Poetry Slam featuring Javon Johnson from San Diego!

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 8:00pm

His team just won the National Poetry Slam and he's been winning fans across the world with his poems on YouTube...And he's making his TPS debut on Sept 2! Javon Johnson will be in the house and are you ready TORONTO?!!

As always doors 7 signup 730 show 8
$7 cover

Host TBD

Bio coming soon


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