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All Welcome to Our Community Stage

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Oct 20 // Amigos Cantina Back Room
Saskatoon — Treaty 6 Territory — Home of the Métis People
$5 // 8:00 PM
19+
No one turned away for lack of funds.

Community Stage Sign Up at 7:30

Our mission is to give all spoken word artists a stage!  If you’ve been performing for many years or have just written your first poem we look forward to having you on our community stage! Be respectful of time and others by keeping your performance to a maximum of 5 minutes. Bring your friends and family!  It’s not a show without an audience!

Happy Thanksgiving from Tonight It’s Poetry

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Happy Thanksgiving from Tonight It's Poetry

Tonight It’s Poetry will be taking a break on October 13 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  We hope you enjoy this holiday.  Please join us on Sunday, October 20th for our community stage!

Regina Slam Team Features on October 6!

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photo of Regina, SK by Greg HuszarTonight It’s Poetry
Oct 6 // Amigos Cantina Back Room
Saskatoon — Treaty 6 Territory — Home of the Métis People
$5 // 8:00 PM
19+
No one turned away for lack of funds.

Join us for a special feature by the 2019 Regina Slam Team! They’re on their way to CFSW 2019 and we’re happy to give them a stage to prepare.⁠

Our community stage is an opportunity for all spoken word artists to perform for an audience. If you’re an old hand at this we look forward to your words! Please sign up early. Be respectful of time and others by keeping your performance to a maximum of 5 minutes. If you’ve never performed your poem before we look forward to hearing your words, too! Show up to just listen to some great spoken word, as well. Bring a friend! Tell your family!

SLAM! First Slam of the 2019 – 2020 Season

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September Slam - Tonight It's PoetryIt’s time for our first monthly poetry slam of the season! Poets enter into a two round competition of poems with a strict 3-minute time limit where all the poems are judged by folks throughout the audience. The top 5 go on to the second round! First place poet wins a cool $50 in cash! Second and third place poets win awesome spoken word CDs!

Tonight It’s Poetry
Sep 29 // Amigos Cantina Back Room
Saskatoon — Treaty 6 Territory — Home of the Métis People
$5 // 7:30 PM Sign Up
No one turned away for lack of funds.

Check it out on Facebook!

Community Stage!

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Community Stage - Tonight It's PoetryTonight is all about you and your words! Our community stage is an opportunity for all spoken word artists to perform for an audience. If you’re an old hand at this we look forward to your words! Please sign up early. Be respectful of time and others by keeping your performance to a maximum of 5 minutes. If you’ve never performed your poem before we look forward to hearing your words, too! Show up to just listen to some great spoken word, as well. Bring a friend! Tell your family!

Tonight It’s Poetry
Sep 22 // Amigos Cantina Back Room
Saskatoon — Treaty 6 Territory — Home of the Métis People
$5 // 8:00 PM
19+
No one turned away for lack of funds.
Check it out on Facebook!

Tonight It’s Poetry Taking a One Night Break!

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Amigos Closed September 15 - No PoetryAmigos is closed for a private function this Sunday, September 15. Please get your poems ready for next week (Sept. 22) ! It’ll be your last chance to rehearse before this season’s first slam on Sunday, September 29!

New Season! Community Stage!

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Tonight It's Poetry New SeasonOur new season begins Sunday, September 8! Our community stage is an opportunity for all spoken word artists to perform for an audience. If you’re an old hand at this we look forward to your words! Please sign up early. Be respectful of time and others by keeping your performance to a maximum of 5 minutes. If you’ve never performed your poem before we look forward to hearing your words, too! Show up to just listen to some great spoken word, as well. Bring a friend! Tell your family!

 

Tonight It’s Poetry
Sep 8 // Amigos Cantina Back Room
Saskatoon — Treaty 6 Territory — Home of the Métis People
$5 // 8:00 PM
19+
No one turned away for lack of funds.

Check out the event on Facebook!

Community Stages Continue!

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Keep up your poems for summer community stages

Tonight It’s Poetry continues through August!  Join us Sundays at Amigos Cantina – sign up starts at 7:30 and the show starts at 8:00.  We’re hoping to be back at River Landing one of these Sundays.  Stay tuned!  Our summer stages are relaxed and fun.  Bring new poems, old poems, weird poems, half-finished poems … we just want you to share your poems!  Check us out on Instagram (@tipsaskatoon) and Facebook (@TonightitsPoetry) for all our summer fun!

The Fourth Line Series

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This summer we’re thinking:
Let’s collab!

Introducing the Fourth Line Series! Complete the fourth line of the poem and share with us on social media or in person Sunday nights. Top picks presented on stage the last Sunday of each month.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Between dark rum and darker thoughts,
a doorway opened in the middle of my forehead,
and a poem meandered asunder, towards ______”

Slam Poetry Action Continues! Semi-Finals Round Two!

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Slam Poetry Semi Finals 2019 Round TwoTonight It’s Poetry
May 26 // Amigos Cantina
$5 if you can // 19+ // 8 PM
Saskatoon — Treaty 6 Territory — Home of the Métis People

In our second semi-final round another eight poets will compete  – with the top four poets moving on to Finals, where the 2019 Saskatoon Slam Team will be formed to represent at the Canadian Festival of Spoken Word in Guelph in October! Come on out and support some amazing poets and hear some phenomenal words as the top poets in our city compete.