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Toronto Poetry Slam's Anything Goes Show is Back!

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
Doors Open: 
7:00 PM
Show Begins: 
8:00 PM

You're not ready for this slam, folks!

At this show, we throw the rules out the window and give you a no-rules slam! Poets can slam with props and costumes and backing tracks and instruments and juggling acts. Two rules do apply though: no nudity and the time limit remains at 3 minutes 10 seconds.

Signup at 730pm sharp with Cass, the host.

Open mic available as well.

We are excited to have a special double co-feature at this fun show! First, you'll be treated to the improv troupe The Kweendom. They are the improv house team of Yas Kween, the comedy show produced by Nelu Handa that features women of color. Besides acting monthly in the show, the troupe has performed at Ladyfest Montreal 2018 and several shows in Toronto. The Kweendom are Alia Rasul Isabel Kanaan, Monica Garrido, Carolyne Das, Shohana Sharmin, Neha Kohli, Rosh Abdullah and Patricia Tab.

We'll also feature dancer Caldeira of Rebels de la Soul. Caldeira is a creator of film, performance, visual art and experience. A key fairy in founding Rebels de la Soul, an indisputable all womxn Hip Hop freestyle squad from Canada leaving deep footprints in the community. Recognized for her radiant, flowering energy, Caldeira’s work is rooted in production, management and artistically curating events, mentorship programs and creative projects rooted in the street dance community. Caldeira intends to continue using her art as a tool, key, and sword to reach appreciative audiences worldwide and empower her personal journey.