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Regina Word Up CVAF Poetry Slam featuring Johnny Trinh

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Regina Word Up CVAF Poetry Slam (with cash prizes) featuring Johnny Trinh

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 

7:00 p.m. (SK time), doors open at 6:30 pm 

Holy Rosary Park Outdoor Tent, Regina, SK 

Free (CVAF donations encouraged) 

* Sign up at the door, First come, first served. All-ages! 

We’re back with cash prizes for top placing poets at our annual Cathedral Village Arts Festival Poetry Slam! This year featuring a performance by spoken word artist, Johnny Trinh. 

No slam experience necessary – bring your best poem under 3 min 10 seconds to compete in our one-round poetry slam. Sign up at the door beginning at 6:30pm. Max 12 slammers. All ages. 

1st place: $75 

2nd place: $50 

3rd place: $25  

***** 

Feature performer: 

Johnny D Trinh is the Artistic Director of Vancouver Poetry House and Founder of Stage to Page Performance Society. Additional highlights: a 2024 Writer-in-residence at the Historic Joy Kogawa House, Artist-in-residence at the Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre, Banff Spoken Word Residency Alumnus. Johnny holds a MFA in Interdisciplinary Studies focusing on Community-Engaged Art and Autoethnography. “It takes a community to build an artist … whether we are nurtured by it, or resist against it.”

Details

Date:
May 22
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Website:
https://creativecitycentre.ca/programs/word-up/#cvaf-poetry-slam

Venue

Holy Rosary Park
3118 14 Ave
Regina, Saskatchewan S4T 1R9
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Details

Date:
May 22
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Website:
https://creativecitycentre.ca/programs/word-up/#cvaf-poetry-slam

Venue

Holy Rosary Park
3118 14 Ave
Regina, Saskatchewan S4T 1R9
+ Google Map