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Burlington Slam Project - Poetry Slam and Open Stage

  • 1295 North Service Road Burlington, ON, L7P 3A7 Canada (map)

NUVO Network, 1295 N Service Rd, Burlington

We are in our 2018/19 competitive season EVERYONE who signs up for the slam, will earn points towards making our team finals next spring.

This slam is for anyone wanting to have their performance scored by the randomly selected audience judges. For anyone who doesn’t want to be judged; there is always an Open Mic (5 minutes of freedom).

Featuring: Truth is ... is a multiple time individual slam champion, a 6x national & 7x regional spoken word team member; participating in well over 200 slams. She has graced the stage of the Annual 'When Sisters Speak' spoken word concerts 3x. A poet, a writer, a motivational speaker & an arts educator with a long list of feature performances across Canada and the U.S., Truth Is … has headlined in several conferences focused on social equity, gender equity, youth motivation and labour. She has also opened up for Canadian Hip-Hop idol K-OS & legendary activist Angela Davis. Truth Is… is also a member of the Guelph Spoken Word non-profit board, and the 2018 Canadian Festival of Spoken Word (CFSW) festival organizing committee.

Hosted by: Tomy Bewick

Earlier Event: October 18
Tartan Turban Secret Readings
Later Event: October 19
The Artis with Ivy Reiss Show