Story Slam

Edmonton Story Slam – True Stories, No Censorship will be a story slam evening hosted in collaboration with the Edmonton Story Slam Society opens a new windowat the Mercury Roomopens a new window on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.

Compete with local amateur storytellers to tell 5 minute personal stories on true stories with controversial themes (sex, violence, religion and/or politics) and the impact they’ve had on the storyteller’s life. The stories will be judged by audience members and the best story will win a hat full of donations from the audience and 4 general admission tickets to the Forward Thinking Speaker Series event; A Conversation about Reconciliationopens a new window on February 28, 2017.

Story Slam information
Where: The Mercury Room, 10575 114 St
When: Feb. 15, 2017
Time: Stories start at 7:30 pm
Sign Up: 7 pm
Admission: there is no fee to attend (suggested donation of $5 goes to the winner)
What to expect: great atmosphere, excellent beverages and tasty finger foods. Minors are permitted (language and content warning).