Congratulations to Wade Kelly for winning the August Story Slam with his tale of a road trip to Montreal. Wade O'Neill, July's winner, was a brilliant host.
Next Story Slam is Sept 17 at Daravara. No theme, just be creative.
Special announcement: October Story Slam partners with LitFest, Alberta's non-fiction festival. We are changing from our usual format of third Wed of the month to fourth Wed this one time only. We are also moving to the Artery this one time only in order to have a larger venue for this special edition.
Stay tuned as we announce more on this special edition of Story Slam. Story Slam information Where: Daravara, 10713 124 Street When: third Wed of every month 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 stories, interesting company, fabulous atmosphere What to expect: great atmosphere, delicious food, excellent beverages, 18 plus (no minors)
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, Sept 17, 2014 Where: Daravara Address: 10713 124 St. LitFest Special Edition Story Slam Wed, Oct 22 Where: Artery Address: 9535 Jasper Ave