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The 10th Annual Victorious Voices Youth Arts Festival

April 8 @ 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

It’s back! The 10th Annual Victorious Voices Youth Arts Festival is the island’s biggest annual spoken word event and the longest running youth spoken word festival in the country! With award-winning feature poets, workshops, special showcases and the High School Slam Championships, year 10 will be an event you won’t want to miss!

Come boo the judges, cheer for the poets, laugh, snap fingers, stomp feet, and get ready to have your heart opened and your mind blown!

For full event details, including ticket and venue information, please click on the following events!

**MON, April 8th**
Vic Voices High School Slam Championship Semi-Finals Tournament!
This year’s teams compete for the finals stage!
VEC, 1415 Broad St, Victoria BC
Tournament kicks off at 5PM, bouts run til its done!
$10 for adults, $5 for students, free for registered poets and coaches.

**TUES, April 9th**
Vic Voices Writing Workshop with World Poetry Slam Champion Ian Keteku
Write with a world champ!
City Studio Victoria, 709/711 Douglas St 5PM – 6:30PM
$0-10 sliding scale, for youth 14-29

Vic Voices Still Victorious Showcase feat. Alessandra Naccarato
Our beloved alum return to the mic, joined by award-winning writer Alessandra Naccarato!
Caffe Fantastico, 965 Kings Rd
Doors 7:30pm / Show 8PM
$6 – 10 for everyone, free for registered poets and coaches.

**WED, April 10th**
Vic Voices Writing Workshop with Award-Winning Poet Alessandra Naccarato
Write with a multi-award-winning writer!
City Studio Victoria, 709/711 Douglas St 5PM – 6:30PM
$0-10 sliding scale, for youth 14-29

Vic Voices High School Slam Championship Finals feat. Ian Keteku
Featuring the top four teams from semis PLUS a showcase performance by our alumni of honour and World Poetry Slam Champion Ian Keteku!
VEC, 1415 Broad St Doors 6:30PM / Show 7PM
$10 for adults, $5 for students, free for registered poets and coaches.

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

Details

Date:
April 8
Time:
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2095275193890655/

Venue

Victoria Event Centre
1415 Broad Street
Victoria,BCV8W 2B2Canada
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