upcoming shows at the Cantab

The 2017 Boston Poetry Slam Team is: Brandon Melendez, Zeke Russell, Mckendy Fils-Aimé, Neiel Israel, Myles Em Taylor. Photo by Marshall Goff. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, August 2, 2017: The 2017 Boston Poetry Slam Team
A celebratory send-off feature for the 2016 Boston Poetry Slam Team: Zeke Russell, Neiel Israel, Mckendy Fils-Aimé, Brandon Melendez, and Myles Em Taylor. $5 cover to help raise funds for the team's travel and lodging at NPS next week.
RebeccaLynn, poet, bartender, regular, and uncompromising learner. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, August 9, 2017: Champion of Champions Poetry Slam
Champion of Champions Poetry Slam! RebeccaLynn defends her title against up to eight summertime slam winners.
Poet and Ghost Host (really) Emily Duggan. Photo by Jason Kasman. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, August 16, 2017: Emily Duggan
Graveyard storyteller and very live performance poet Emily Duggan. First open poetry slam in the new 8x8 series.
Boston Poetry Laureate Danielle Legros Georges. Photo by Priscilla Harmel. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, August 23, 2017: Danielle Legros Georges
Boston Poet Laureate Danielle Legros Georges. Second open poetry slam in the 8x8 series.
Capital Region NY poet Liv McKee. Photo by Robert Cooper. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, August 30, 2017: Liv McKee
NY Capital region poet Liv McKee. Third open poetry slam in the 8x8 series.
Whimsical rhymer Al Gundy. Photo by Jon Beckley. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, September 6, 2017: Al Gundy
Local serializer and rhymer Al Gundy. Fourth open poetry slam in the 8x8 series.
Testify author Simone John. Photo by Stephanie Lamb. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, September 13, 2017: Simone John
Local Testify author Simone John. Fifth open poetry slam in the 8x8 series.
Local poet and numbers cruncher Jackie Perry. Photo by Esther Li. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, September 20, 2017: Jackie Perry
Open mic favorite Jackie Perry. Sixth open poetry slam in the 8x8 series.
Zeke Russell, Mill City SlamMaster Emeritus. Photo by Tom Dodson. Cantab Feature for Wednesday, October 4, 2017: World Qualifier Champion Zeke Russell
2017 World Qualifier winner, top Boston Poetry Slam Team scorer, and frequent slam host Zeke Russell. No slam tonight: special $5 cover to help send Zeke to IWPS.
Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 8, 2017: Nicole Homer Cantab Feature for Wednesday, November 8, 2017: Nicole Homer
New Jersey/New York slam finalist, educator, and nerd Nicole Homer. Open poetry slam in the 8x8 series.