It was a tight race, but Nick Zon came out the winner of 2017 Slam Off season finale.
Leif Gregerson, Nick Zon, Laura Lynn Johnston, Margaret Macpherson, Sarah McRae, Warren Semotiuk, Chris Samuel, Noemi Lopinto, Kelsey Beier, and Stepahnie Atkin all competed in Slam Off. Laura Lynn Johnston came in second with Margaret Macpherson third. Thank you to the great audience who packed Mercury Room.
Story Slam information Where: The Mercury Room, 10575 114 St When: April 19, 2017 Time: Stories start at 7:30 pm Sign Up: 7 pm Admission: writers are asked to donate $5. There is no fee to attend (suggested donation of $5 goes to the winner) What to expect: great atmosphere, excellent beverages. (language and content warning) Check out this great feature video about Story Slam
Edmonton Story Slam is a competitive Story Telling event with no censorship. Up to 10 story tellers compete with 5 random audience members judging. Winner takes home the money from the passing of the hat.
The Edmonton Story Slam Society was launched in February 2006 and officially became a not for profit organization in 2008. This is a grass roots organization run by volunteers who love stories.
We are the Edmonton Story Slam Society. We brought it here -- the 3rd regular story slam in the world. Censorship is not tolerated. Present a story to an audience -- fact or fiction. Total Glory.
UPCOMING EVENTS Wed, March 15, 2017: Slam Off Wed, April 19, 2017