2017 Calgary Spoken Word Festival
Apr 22 to Apr 25
April is National Poetry Month and the 2017 Calgary Spoken Word Festival
will be April 22 25 with three days of workshops, performance and celebration of poetry and music. The stellar lineup includes:
Spoken Word Super Stars: Sheri-D Wilson, Mighty Mike McGee, Mary Pinkoski, Andre Prefontaine, Cobra Collins & Shaf
And Phenom Poet/Writers: Lorna Crozier, Aritha van Herk, Afua Cooper, Micheline Maylor & Julie Trimingham
Plus: The Orbiting Ouroboros (Barry Reynolds, Liam McDonald, Dave Bauer, Mark Williams & Kenna Burima) & The Sadlier-Brown Band!
Artistic Director Sheri-D Wilson says, This festival is for everyone! It is poetry by the people for the people! The festival is run by volunteers with the intension to spread the word of inclusion & love And this year we bring you the best of Poetry & Spoken Word with more music than ever!
Tickets are available at http://www.calgaryspokenwordfestival.com/festival