It was an intense Story Slam this month with 14 people signing up to tell stories. Unfortunately, we only had room for 10 people to compete for the final spot in Slam Off next month. Stephanie Atkin, first time story teller, was the winner. Thank you Kelsey Beier for hosting.
Next month, we will have the following winners compete for Total Glory for the Slam Off Championship: Leif Gregerson, Nick Zon, Laura Lynn Johnston, Margaret Macpherson, Sarah McRae, Warren Semotiuk, Chris Samuel, Noemi Lopinto, Kelsey Beier, and Stepahnie Atkin.
Story Slam information Where: The Mercury Room, 10575 114 St When: March 15, 2017 Time: Stories start at 7:30 pm Sign Up: For this month only, there is no sign up. 10 winners from the past year will be competing for Slam Off Championship. Admission: 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