Toronto Poetry Slam returns May 29

Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 8:00pm
Doors Open: 
7:00 PM
Show Begins: 
8:00 PM

The most popular slam in the GTA - Toronto Poetry Slam returns with the second monthly slam at The Drake Hotel Undergound! POETS: bring your spoken word to the stage ready to show us what you've got! AUDIENCE: bring your open hearts and minds to take in the wonderful art that will grace your ears!

Doors 7 / open mic and slam sign up 7:30 / Show 8
$7 cash cover
12 slam spots! 5 open mic spots (limit 3 minutes)!
Before hitting the stage, check out the "before you slam" and "code of honour" pages:

We are so forunate and excited for our feature Lara Bozabalian to return to the TPS stage!

LARA BOZABALIAN is a founding member of Toronto Poetry Slam and was named Toronto's Best Poet in both the 2014 & 2015 NOW Magazine Readers Poll. She is the bestselling author of The Cartographers Skin (2010), Tourist (2016), and founder of Be Heard, one of Canada's largest and longest running youth poetry festivals.

Accessibility: please note, the venue is down 2 flights of stairs to get to the bar area and another small flight to get to the seating area by the stage. Bathrooms are located on the same level as the bar. Wheelchair accessible washrooms are on the street level.

Hosted by Cathy Petch
Questions? email us at
#tpslam @TOpoetryslam