Kelsey Beier is the January winner for Story Slam! The theme this month is True Stories, No Censorship. We are partnering with the Edmonton Public Library and Freedom to Read Week. This will be the last month to try to be eligible for Slam Off in March.
Story Slam information Where: The Mercury Room, 10575 114 St When: Feb 15, 2017 Time: Stories start at 7:30 pm Sign Up: 7 pm Admission: there is no fee to attend (suggested donation of $5 goes to the winner) What to expect: great atmosphere, excellent beverages. Minors are permitted (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, Feb 15, 2017: partnering with Edmonton Public Library and Freedom to Read month Wed, March 15, 2017: Slam Off Wed, April 19, 2017