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Toronto Poetry Slam featuring Rabbit Richards + Kay Kassirer!

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
Doors Open: 
7:00 PM
Show Begins: 
8:00 PM

A special Pride Weekend edition of TPS has two incredible queer poets rocking our stage! You won't want to miss RABBIT RICHARDS and KAY KASSIRER!

Doors 7 signup 730 show 8pm

Hosted by Charlie Petch

Bios of our feature poet, a rare double-bill!

Kay Kassirer is a Vancouver-based spoken word poet and activist. They use their poetry to tell stories, educate people, and heal. Kay can be found leading workshops, frequenting poetry slams, or stuck in a tree. Kay was a member of the 2015 Toronto Poetry Slam Team and made it to final stage at the 2016 and 2017 Canadian Individual Poetry Slam. Kay came in 2nd at Capturing Fire 2016, the International Queer Poetry Slam, and continues to travel the world with their words. 

Rabbit Richards is a poet, workshop facilitator and community organizer from Montreal. They are currently developing workshops to help Canadian poets improve their effectiveness in performance and encourage the community of Canadians to work together for the benefit of all.