Myra Emms was our winner for August. Parrot in a Cup. Enough said. This was her first time telling a story and she walked away with $122 and a chance to compete at Slam Off next March.
Want to see what we are all about? Check out this great feature video on Story Slam. Also, check out this blog we get mentioned in, Eat This Poem. Story Slam information Where: The Mercury Room, 10575 114 St When: Sept 16, 2015 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, vegan food. Minors are permitted (language and content warning).
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.O
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 Third Wed. of every month Wed, Sept 16, 2015 Wed, Oct 21, 2015 (LitFest) Wed, Nov 18, 2015 Wed, Dec 16, 2015