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  • 1214 Queen Street West Toronto, ON, M6J 1J6 Canada (map)

Gladstone Hotel

Dead Poet keeps your energy charged with a vibrant space of artists, poets, musicians, DJs and performances. A community filled with diversity and a space to meet amazing creatives in a space that allows yourself to do you. Dead Poet is where you come alive!


The submission is open to all, no theme, no topic, but let it be powerful. We are looking for music submission that touches the soul and creates a great vibes.

*Early Bird Dead Poet Submissions:

MUSICIANS Musicians that wants to perform a track will have to send a ONE track with artist’s information, including artist name, mini bio, social media handles and how it relates to the theme to the email below. Also, musicians have to be available on Dead Poet's event day. 10 early birds will be selected, so not all early bird submissions will be accepted as we have create our short list.

Note: Attaching a video of you performing live strengthens your submission.

Email: Deadline: Sunday June 23th, 2019

POETS Poets will have to pre- perform their piece before signing on the open mic list to see if you are within the theme. Please arrive early when doors open to get your chance to get on the list. If you are not within the theme guidelines you will not be able to perform.

10 Poetry Performance Slots will be available at the door, so first to come, first serve.

Admission: $10 General Admission | 19+

Hosted by: Cheffy

Blank Canvas does not tolerate any racist, sexist, homophobic, ableist, or transphobic behaviour at our events, and those who do so will be removed.

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Later Event: June 30
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