Upcoming Events – January 2013

Wednesday, January 9th

 

Voices of Venus ft The Rubies
Venus Envy
Doors and sign-up: 7:30
Show: 8pm
$5/PWYC

 
 

Thursday, January 10th

 
AB Series ft Pearl Pirie and Carolyn Smart
Raw Sugar
8pm-10pm
PWYC (pass the hat)
 
 

Friday, January 11th

 
Urban Legends ft Kym Dominique Ferguson
Carleton University Architecture Building (1125 Colonel By Drive)
7pm
$8 (performers, volunteers, children get in FREE; $50 to winning poet)
 
 

Saturday, January 12th

 
No Rules Slam ft Dimorphic
Mercury Lounge
Doors and sign-up: 6:30
Slam: 7pm
$8 (free for competitors)
 
 

Thursday, January 17th

 
Ottawa Storytellers’ Speaking Out, Speaking In Series presents “Flying in the Dark” ft Kim Kilpatrick
NAC 4th Stage
7:30pm
$20 at the NAC Box Office
 

Sunday, January 20th

 
Dusty Owl presents Luna Allison and Erin Saoirse Adair
Mug Shots (75 Nicholas – pub inside the old Jail House next to Arts Court)
3pm-6pm
PWYC
 
 

Monday, January 21st

 
Ottawa Youth Poetry Slam ft CauseMo and Kimbit
Pressed Café (Gladstone at Arthur)
Workshop: 5:30
Slam: 6:30
$2/PWYC
 
 

Tuesday, January 22nd

 
Ottawa Storytellers’ Stories and Tea Series presents “Firsts” ft Anne Nagy and Sherri Yazdani
Tea Party Café (117 York St)
7pm
$8/PWYC
 
Tree Reading Series ft Erín Moure
Arts Court Library
Tree Seeds workshop – 6:45pm (Sound Techniques: Voice and Mics Part 2, ft Jennifer Pederson)
Show ft Erín Moure – 8pm
PWYC
 
 

Thursday, January 24th

 
The Factory Reading Series presents Ottawater 9
Contributors include VoV alums Abby Paige, Amanda Earl, Frances Boyle, Ronnie R. Brown, and Pearl Pirie, among many others
Carleton Tavern (Armstrong and Parkdale in Hintonburg)
7pm
PWYC
 
 

Saturday, January 26th

 

VERSeOttawa 2013 Women’s Slam Championship
Ft: CauseMo, Hannah Christie, Dimorphic, D-Lightfull, Elle P, Kay’la Fraser, Freedom Writer, Emelie Jaquez, Kimbit, Missaralee, Jenna Tenn-Yuk, and V.
Mercury Lounge
Doors: 6:30
Championship: 7pm
$8

 
 

Sunday, January 27th

 

Bywords presents Bywords Warms the Night – a fundraiser for Cornerstone Women’s Shelter
Ft: Dominique Bernier- Cormier, JC Bouchard, Heather Davidson, cb forrest, Cassandra Nykyforak, & Catherine Ruth Taylor (plus music by Jill Zmud)
Bywords Winter 2013 Edition will be launched at this event
The Manx Pub (Elgin near Gladstone)
5pm-6pm
By Donation (pass-the-hat) – Everyone who donates gets a copy of BQJ Winter Edition

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