Performance History

Spoken Word and Music for Performances & Festivals

Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Surrey – “Spoken Word Showcase: a fundraiser for Wet’suwet’en” (Mar 2020), “Slamapalooza 2019 Team Feature” (Sep 2019), “Ode to Surrey: Spoken Word at KPU” (Jul 2019), “Powerful Medicine: Indigenous Storytelling” (Oct 2018), “Pulp Magazine Fall 2018 Launch” (Sep 2018), “KPU Creative Writing Series” (Sep 2017).

The Ironworks, Vancouver – “Talking Stick Festival’s Ab-Original Cabaret” (Feb 2020).

Burnaby Neighbourhood Community Hall, Burnaby – “Protect the Yintah: A Fundraiser for the Wet’suwet’en Nation” (Feb 2020).

The Fox Cabaret, Vancouver – “Talking Stick Festival’s 2s Ball” (Feb 2020).

The Wise Hall, Vancouver – “Talking Stick Festival’s Indigenuity: Concrete Smudge” (Feb 2020), “Verses Festival, Cultivate: 2S, Queer and Trans Showcase” (Apr 2019).

KW Studio, Vancouver – “Wet’suwet’en Strong: A Fundraiser” (Feb 2020).

8East, Vancouver – “Concurrence Gathering” (Feb 2020).

Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC Endowment Lands – “Every Kind of Love” (Feb 2020).

Red Gate Arts Society, Vancouver – “Trans Extravaganza” (Feb 2020).

Avant-Garden, Vancouver – “All of Ourselves: A Poemcee Show” (Jan 2020).

Café Deux Soleil, Vancouver – “Vancouver Poetry Slam feat. Tawahum” (Dec 2019), “Indigenous Poetry & Music Night” (Nov 2019), VanSlam Winner (Apr 2019), “Vancouver Poetry Slam feat. Tawahum” (Nov 2018), “Indigenous Music Night” (Oct 2018), “Verses: CIPS” (Apr 2018), “Poets Not Pipelines” (Jan 2018), VanSlam Winner (Oct 2017), VanSlam Finalist (2017-2018), “Youth Poetry Slam feat. Justin Bige” (Apr 2017).

Victoria Events Centre, Victoria – “Talkin’bout the Heart Things – Winter Concert” (Dec 2019).

Caffé Fantastico – “Tongues of Fire feat. Tawahum” (Nov 2020).

Other Theatre, Guelph – “Canadian Festival of Spoken Word 2019 Finals” (Oct 2019).

eBar, Guelph – “Canadian Festival of Spoken Word Preliminary Bouts” (Oct 2019, Oct 2018).

Burrard Bridge, Vancouver – “Extinction Rebellion Occupies Burrard” (Oct 2019).

Sweet Serenity Yoga, Delta – “Slamapalooza 2019 Team Fundraiser” (Sep 2019).

VanDusen Garden, Vancouver – “Federation of Francophones Resource Launch” (Sep 2019).

Gleneagles Golf Course & Clubhouse, West Vancouver – “Green Party Fundraiser” (Sep 2019).

The Cultch, Vancouver – “Magnetic North Festival, Indigenous Vibrations” (Jun 2019), “IGNITE Youth Festival” (Apr 2019), “Talking Stick Festival, Indigenuity Cabaret” (Feb 2019), “Talking Stick Festival, Indigenuity: We Call It A Million Different Names” (Feb 2017).

York Theatre, Vancouver – “Verses Festival, Sounds Like Fire: Vivek Shraya’s Death Threat Book Launch” (Apr 2019).

Massy Books, Vancouver – “Poets Corner: Emerging Indigenous Artists” (Jan 2019).

Douglas College, New Westminster – “Aboriginal Voices: EVENT Magazine” (Nov 2018).

The Arboretum, Guelph – “Canadian Festival of Spoken Word Underground Indies (Nov 2018).

Providence Farm, Duncan – “Koksilah Music Festival” (Sep 2018).

Minoru Park, Vancouver – “Richmond World Festival: Poetry Stage” (Aug 2018).

Vancouver Public Library, Vancouver – “Smart People Talk About Life” (Jun 2018).

Native Education College, Vancouver – “Verses Festival: Closing Ceremony” (Apr 2018).

Annex Performing Arts Centre, Vancouver – “Verses Festival: Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Finals” (Apr 2018).

Banff Centre for the Arts and Creativity, Banff – “Indigenous Storytelling and Spoken Word Residency Showcase” (Mar 2018).

Shots/The Venue, Peterborough – “Canadian Festival of Spoken Word” (Oct 2017).

Market Hall, Peterborough – “CFSW: These Pills Don’t Come In My Skin Tone Launch” (Oct 2017).

SFU Convocation Mall, Burnaby – “Indigenous Day 2k17 Burn The Borders” (Sep 2017).

SFU Goldcorp Centre of the Arts, Vancouver – “Chrys-a-lis by The Purple Stapler” (Sep 2017).

Grandview Park, Vancouver – “Wild Salmon Caravan Literary Event” (Aug 2017).

Swangaard Stadium, Burnaby – “One Love Westcoast: Latin Summer Festival” (Aug 2017).

Roundhouse Community Arts and Rec. Centre, Vancouver – “Wish150 A Long Way Home Exhibit,” “Wish150 Night of Poetry” (Aug 2017), “Collective Storytelling: A Workshop” (Jun 2017).

Larwill Park, Vancouver – “The Drum is Calling Festival” (Jul 2017).

Seven Dining Lounge, Vancouver – “Mashed Poetics: Mashed Metallica” (Jul 2017).

Vanier Park, Vancouver – “Paddle for the Peace” (Jul 2017).

CBC Studios, Vancouver – “4th Annual Back Alley Artists Night” (Jul 2017).

Coquitlam Public Library, Coquitlam – “All Nations Festival – Coast Salish Stories” (Jun 2017).

Kwantlen First Nation Cultural Centre, Kwantlen First Nation – “Stop The Pipelines, Start The Music,” (Mar 2017), “Stand With Kwantlen Fundraiser” (Feb 2017).