Hullabaloo Team Finals 2020 featuring Janice Jo Lee

A night of powerhouse poetry to wrap up the annual celebration of youth spoken word.  4 teams will compete for the illustrious Billy Sharkspeare Trophy plus a feature performance by Toronto’s, Janice Joe Lee.  Hosted by Johnny D. Trinh. Doors: 6:30 PM / Start: 7:30 PM / VPL Central Branch: … Continued

2020 Hullabaloo All Star Slam

This event will be taking place on the unceded, ancestral territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Wautuh peoples. For 2020 We have a brand new location and day for the annual All Star Slam.  This year we’ll be at the fully accessible, Central Branch of the Vancouver Public Library in … Continued

Vancouver Story Slam Invitational Verses 2018 Edition

A special invitational edition of the Vancouver Story Slam storytelling show just for Verses Festival of Words! Ten storytellers share original short stories in a competition for cash and prizes. 50 audience members will receive voting ballots to select the night’s winning storytellers. Vancouver Story Slam is Canada’s longest-running live … Continued