Event Category: Literary Arts
Age Restrictions: All Ages
Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) 7th Anniversary
Toronto’s most diverse & brave poetry reading and open mic series
Featured poets: Charlie C Petch & Tunchai Redvers
Featured musician: Kianoush Khalilian
Hosts: Bänoo Zan & Terese Pierre
Time: Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Place: Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2M7
Doors open 6:15 p.m.
Open-mic sign-up 6:30 p.m.
Show 7-10 p.m.
Charlie C Petch award winning playwright, spoken word artist, haiku deathmaster, host & musical saw player, creative director of “Hot Damn It’s A Queer Slam,” upcoming poetry collection with Brick Books
Tunchai Redvers Dene/Metis two-spirit social justice warrior, writer, & wanderer from Treaty 8 Northwest Territories, Co-Founder of We Matter, debut poetry book, Fireweed, with Kegedonce Press
Kianoush Khalilian ney player & composer in traditional Iranian style, performed in Iran, Czech Republic, Denmark, Switzerland, Italy, and various venues in Canada, music teacher
This event is partially supported by the League of Canadian Poets and the Toronto Arts Council.
Tranzac Club is an accessible venue with no stairs (aside from the stage) and they have two accessible gender neutral washrooms. Please refrain from wearing perfume.
Twitter: @BanooZan & @ShabeSherTO