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Regina Slam Team Features on October 6!

Posted by on Oct 4, 2019

Tonight 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...

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Slam Poetry Action Continues! Semi-Finals Round Two!

Posted by on May 23, 2019

Tonight 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...

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Slam Poetry Action! Semi-Finals Round One!

Posted by on May 15, 2019

Tonight It’s Poetry May 19 // Amigos Cantina $5 if you can // 19+ // 8 PM Saskatoon — Treaty 6 Territory — Home of the Métis People Eight poets will compete in semi-final action – with the top four poets moving on to Finals, where the Saskatoon Slam Team will be formed to represent at the Canadian Festival of Spoken Word in Guelph in the fall! Come on out and support some...

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Five Treaty Six to Represent at CFSW 2018

Posted by on Oct 26, 2018

One community, two parents, three indigenous peoples, four prairie born, and five powerful poets. We are the five Treaty six. This year’s Saskatoon Slam Team is a powerhouse of talent, passion and words!  Kevin Wesaquate (poetik with a silent K), Elise Pallagi, Janelle Pewapsconias (ecoaborijanelle), Shaw Joseph (Overflo) and Victoria Rideout are bringing a glorious diversity of life...

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2016 Saskatoon Slam team

Posted by on Aug 11, 2016

On June 5th we built another slam team. We are so excited for them to represent Saskatoon at the Canadian Festival of Spoken Word in Winnipeg from October 24th to 29th! The 2016 Saskatoon slam team Is made up of Alasdair, Overflo, Sandi, TrashCat, and Yonic Boom. With members who work in hip hop, songwriting, poetry, and storytelling; they combine their unique and varied literary approaches to...

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2015 Saskatoon Slam Team

Posted by on Nov 10, 2015

The 2015 Saskatoon Slam team (Hurt Feelings) is: Brent Chappel, d’j, Danielle Altrogge, Larissa Tarasoff and Shanda Stefanson. They represented Saskatoon at CFSW 2015 and claimed 1st place for our lovely city. Their poetry runs the gamut from gut-wrenchingly emotional to sexily hilarious to just plain silly. You will laugh, you will cry, you will require fresh panties. They enjoy exercise balls...

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