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 June 9 featuring Apollo the Child from Ottawa

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 8:00pm

Time for a hot hot slam! If you want to perform on the open mic or slam stage, be sure to arrive by 730.

About our feature poet:

Apollo the Child is a spoken word poet, hip hop artist, radio host, organizer and the current co-director of the Urban Legends Poetry Collective. Apollo is one half of the hip hop duo Poetic Elements and represents the Dead Ringer art collective. He hosts The Home Invasion Show and New Jack City on CKCUFM. He's represented Ottawa 7 times nationally and has also created the Youth Speak after-school writing program with the Ottawa Public Library.

The #1 poet in Canada, Lady Vanessa, is featuring at TPS on Sunday night!

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 8:00pm

As judged by April's Canadian Individual Poetry Slam competition in Vancouver...Lady Vanessa is the top poet in Canada and the timing couldn't be better for TPS fans...because she is coming to feature at our show on Sunday May 6!

As always, doors at 7 signup to slam/open mic at 730 show at 8pm.
$7 cover. All ages.

Toronto Poetry Slam is back on April 27! Featuring Spin El Poeta, a national champ

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:00pm

TPS is back with our slam and open mic on April 27 and we want to hear what you got, Toronto!
Any poet can sign up to slam at 730pm with host Dave Silverberg. Be sure you have 3 poems prepared in case you make it through all 3 rounds.
$7 cover. All ages.


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