Bill Brown's 1-2-3 Slam December Edition ft. Chris Gilpin
Doors 7pm | Poet Sign-Up 7:30pm | Showtime 8pm
All ages | $7 at the door | Open Mic
Slammers! Looking for extra Christmas cash? Toronto's ONLY $100 SLAM and Canada's ONLY 1-2-3 Slam hosts Vancouver stalwart Chris Gilpin in the city's most intimate and engaging atmosphere for slam poetry.
Guest host for the evening is JV da Poet, the coordinator of Spoke N' Heard -- one of the most engaging spoken word hosts anywhere in Canada!
Poets drop 1-minute, 2-minute and 3-minute poems for the chance to take home Bill Brown, the $100 CASH PRIZE!
And of course, if you have a new, hot poem you want to try out in front of a warm and supportive audience, then BB123 is the place for YOU!
ABOUT OUR FEATURE - CHRIS GILPIN (Vancouver, BC)
Chris has been practicing Artistic Yelling since 2005. In the daytime, he works as the Onsite Program Facilitator for Animating History at the Museum of Vancouver, and as the Program Coordinator for Vancouver Poetry House's Word Play, Poetry in Schools program. He has won a bunch of slams and lost a bunch of slams. He performs with Brendan McLeod and RC Weslowski as part of the interactive multimedia clown rock supergroup Awesome Face.