upcoming shows at the Cantab

VONA cohort and 2016 National Poetry Slam Finalist Ashley Davis. Photo by Khadija Hudson. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, April 25, 2018: Ashley Davis
2016 NPS finalist Ashley Davis. Eighth and final open SPEED slam in the 8x8 series: 3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.
Host Kieran Collier performs in the Team Selection Slams. Photo by Marshall Goff. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 2, 2018: Kieran Collier and the Champion of Champions Poetry Slam
Local favorite Kieran Collier, plus a Champion of Champions poetry slam: Brandon Melendez defends his title.
Cantab Workshop "Commit This to Memory" for Wednesday, May 2, 2018 with Kieran Collier Cantab Workshop “Commit This to Memory” for Wednesday, May 2, 2018 with Kieran Collier
Kieran Collier, Cantab feature for the evening, leads a generative workshop before the show on grief, joy, memory, and honesty. $5-$20 sliding scale, advance sign-up recommended.
Rochester prizewinning poet Chen Chen. Photo by Jess X. Snow. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 9, 2018: Chen Chen
Prizewinning Rochester poet Chen Chen. Last Chance Speed Slam (3-, 2-, and 1-minute rounds.)
Boston Poetry Slam official logo, by Gary Hoare. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 16, 2018: World Qualifier Speed Slam
First of two nights of the Boston Poetry Slam World Qualifier: past slam winners compete in two speed rounds (2- and 1-minute poems) to see who will advance to Finals. $5 cover tonight to raise funds to send the winner to the Individual World Poetry Slam.
National slam champion Chrysanthemum Tran. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 23, 2018: Chrysanthemum Tran
Slam champion and Pink Door Fellow Chrysanthemum Tran. First open poetry slam in the new 8x8 series.
Evan Jymaal Cutts performs in the 2018 Boston Poetry Slam Team series. Photo by Marshall Goff. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, May 30, 2018: Evan Jymaal Cutts (spotlight from Bill Moran)
Outbound badass-co-host Evan Jymaal Cutts, with a spotlight feature from Texas poet Bill Moran. Second open poetry slam in the 8x8 series.