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Poetry in Voice

April 24 @8:00pm

Arts & Entertainment

Come celebrate National Poetry Month with a poetry competition like no other! Every year, high school students from across the country memorize and perform poems in English and French by Canadian, Indigenous, and international poets, competing against one another for their ability to embody the essence of the poem. Organized by Poetry in Voice, the best go on to compete in a national competition judged by a panel of acclaimed poets. Mesmerising, emotional and powerful, these youth distill life through the poetry they voice—to echo the great Gwendolyn Brooks—and bring to life one of our oldest art forms. These youth believe in the power of their words to transform us and, after hearing them, so will you.

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Poetry in Voice

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National Arts Centre
1 Elgin Street

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Event Date: April 24 @8:00pm

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