Tonight It's Poetry

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In Your Words: Community Stage

Posted by on Jan 15, 2019

Tonight 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!  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!  Sign...

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In Others’ Words: Reading Other People’s Poetry

Posted by on Jan 8, 2019

Cohen. Lorde. Campbell. Rumi. Mitchell. Hughes. Lynes. Dickinson. Nash. Do you have a favourite poet whose work you’ve always wanted to perform? Tonight is your chance! Come down and get up on stage with someone else’s words. Anything goes for tonight’s community stage so if you’ve got something of your own you want to perform we’re cool with that, too! Sign up...

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SLAM! : Poetry Slam

Posted by on Jan 5, 2019

It’s time for our fourth poetry slam of the season! Bring old poems, new poems, revamped poems, weird poems, angry poems … let’s slam all the poems! If you’ve never been to a poetry slam before, get over here! If you’re interested in competing, sign up will begin at Amigos at 7:30 on the night of the show. Poets enter into a two-round competition of poems with a...

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First New Sh*t Slam!

Posted by on Jan 3, 2019

PLEASE NOTE THE DATE OF THIS SLAM HAS CHANGED!  We still want your new poems and now you have nearly a month to get some new stuff together! It’s time for our fifth poetry slam of the season! We want your new poems! This is our first new sh*t slam and we’re eager to hear your new words! If you’ve never been to a poetry slam before, get over here! If you’re interested in...

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Poetry Workshops For All Ages Led By Kay Kassirer and Jess Tollestrup

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018

Kay Kassirer and Jess Tollestrup are professional spoken word artists here to help you make great poems and art! All ages welcome! Sunday, December 16 at Amigos Back Room 2:00 pm Kay Kassirer will help you explore gender and sexuality through your spoken word art! 3:15 pm Jess Tollestrup will help you mix music and words into something new and exciting! By donation – $10 per workshop or...

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