upcoming shows at the Cantab

FreeVerse! founder and Adobo-Fish-Sauce partner Anthony Febo. Photo by Christian Arthur. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, October 17, 2018: Anthony Febo
Lowell poet Anthony Febo on his On Finding Joy tour.
Eight-time National slam poet and "talented big-mouth" Neiel Israel. Photo courtesy of the artist. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, October 24, 2018: Neiel Israel
Show and [possible! will she or won't she?] chapbook release from poetry star Neiel Israel: The Dead Sing Better Than You.
BPS logo (square), by Gary Hoare. Cantab Slam for Wednesday, October 31, 2018: Ghost Story Slam
It's a haunted poetry slam! Poets have two rounds to goosebump up the room with costumes and props in play. Slammers and judges are welcome to sign up in advance.
Ewan Hill, wondrous western Mass poet. Photo by Michaela Coplen. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 7, 2018: Ewan Hill
Cloud facts encyclopedia and western Mass poet Ewan Hill.
Cantab Slam for Wednesday, November 14, 2018: No Net Poetry Slam Cantab Slam for Wednesday, November 14, 2018: No Net Poetry Slam
It's an open poetry slam with bonuses: slammers get big extra points for memorized poems (no paper! no phone!) and for new work brought to the stage. Slammers and judges are invited to sign up in advance.
Pushcard Prize winner and teaching artist Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah. Photo by Tom Kaszuba. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 21, 2018: Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah
Pushcart Prize winner and local teaching artist Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah.
Pushcart Prize winner and teaching artist Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah. Photo by Jasmine Boyd-Perry. Cantab Workshop for Wednesday, November 21, 2018 with Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah
Emmanuel Oppong-Yeboah, Cantab feature for the evening, leads a generative workshop before the show. $5-$20 sliding scale. Space is limited and advance sign-up recommended.
Janae Johnson, 2015 champion of everything, still crowned on both coasts. Photo by Lorenz Angelo. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 28, 2018: Janae Johnson
West coast denizen and east coast House Slam co-Founder Janae Johnson.
Myles Talor, glitter enthusiast and 2017 Boston Poetry Slam Team member. Photo by Marshall Goff. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, December 5, 2018: Myles Taylor
Poet, organizer, nationally renowned competitor, and espresso whisperer Myles Taylor.