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SHAB-E SHE’R (POETRY NIGHT) LXIII
May 29 @ 6:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Toronto’s most diverse poetry reading and open mic series
Featured poets: Gianna Patriarca & Thunderclaw Robinson
Host: Bänoo Zan
Time: Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Place: Church of St. Stephen in-the-Fields, 365 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2N8
Doors open 6:15 p.m.
Open-mic sign-up 6:30 p.m.
Show 7 p.m.
Gianna Patriarca award-winning author of 8 books of poetry, a children’s book and a collection of short fiction with work extensively anthologized, adapted for Canada Stage and CBC radio drama
Thunderclaw Robinson spoken-word poet, themes: nostalgic childhood memories & questioning the world around him, member of the 2018 BAM! Toronto Youth Poetry Slam Team
Twitter: @BanooZan & @ShabeSherTO
St-Stephen-in-the Fields accessibility information:
The venue has a wheelchair ramp entrance and is all on one level; however, the wheelchair ramp door does not yet have a pushbutton, so someone needs to hold the door open. There is one fully barrier-free washroom.
All washrooms are gender-neutral.