Toronto Poetry Slam
September 23 at 7pm
Toronto Poetry Slam returns for a sixth Festival appearance, featuring some of Canada’s best and most engaging spoken word artists and next generation stars. This high-energy spectacle of original content will leave you feeling inspired. Presented in partnership with Toronto Poetry Project, this hit poetry slam is a competition in two rounds with multiple contestants, judged by members of the audience. Anyone is welcome to get up and perform for prizes, with the winner earning an invitation to participate in next year’s Festival.
Want to take part? Lobby doors will open at 6pm for poets to sign up and ask questions. Be sure to check out Toronto Poetry Slam’s guidelines “For the Poets” and “Code of Honor” here.
Audience members will be welcomed in at 6:30pm.
Feature Poet: Eddie Lartey
MC: Britta B.