Vic Voices Writing Workshop with World Poetry Slam Champion Ian Keteku

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City Studio Victoria

709 Douglas Street

Victoria, BC V8W

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The 10th Annual Victorious Voices Festival is the island's biggest youth spoken word poetry event of the year! Featuring the High School Slam Championships, workshops and feature performances by award-winning poets, it is three days of mind blowing spoken word art.

Acclaimed poet Ian Keteku facilitates a workshop on the importance of storytelling and understanding the techniques used to express oneself. Participants are led through a process of finding the inner voice and transforming it into poetry.

The workshop contains humour, spoken word poetry and public speaking. No previous experience required all you need is a willingness to try.

When: Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 5:00PM - 6:30PM

Where: City Studio Victoria, 709/711 Douglas St., Victoria, BC

Cost: $0-10 sliding scale (we just want you to show up!)

Register: please registere here, through Eventbrite.

ABOUT IAN:

Ian Keteku is a poet, multi-media artist and educator. Keteku is also the 2010 World Poetry Slam Champion and is committed to using words as both an interpretation and cure for the human condition. He conducts poetry, writing and performance workshops for students of all ages, inspiring people to accept the power of their own voice.

ABOUT CITYSTUDIO:

As of August 2nd, CityStudio has moved to a new location at 709/711 Douglas St, located just below the Crystal Gardens. There are two meeting areas spaces joined by a short raised ramp. Both spaces are accessible via street-level entrances without automatic door openers. There is one single-stall accessible washroom that does not have an automatic door opener. Please contact us with any questions.

TERRITORY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT:

We recognize that our work occurs primarily on the unceded territory of the Lekwungen peoples, today known as the Esquimalt First Nation and Songhees Nation, as well as on other unceded territories on southern Vancouver Island.

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