Venue Rep Registration

Venue Rep Registration opens today and we can’t wait to find out who you’re sending to Vancouver to win the title of Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Champion!

If you are the host, or Slam-Master of a Canadian poetry slam and are on the list of registered SpoCan venues, you are invited to send a venue representative to compete in the Canadian Individual Poetry Slam championships (CIPS). CIPS occurs during the 2016 Versəs Festival between April 27th and April 30th, each year the winner of this competition goes on to represent English speaking Canada during the World Poetry Slam in Paris, France (Congrats and support to last year’s winner, PrufRock Shadowrunner on his upcoming adventure). Representative registration information can be sent to The fee for each venue rep is $35 which can be paid via the Brown Paper Tickets link below. Venue registration closes on Feb 28th 2016. Feel free to take a look at the FAQ section of our website to get acquainted with how the slam works.

Registration for Storm Poets (poets not representing a particular venue) begins March 1st at noon PST and is first come first serve, on the day of registration.

Click below to register your venue representative: