Sisters Make Noise! this Thursday at Daniels Spectrum. [Image credit: Elevated Moments]
Tuesday, May 19
A monthly all-ages open mic hosted by Unbuttoned. Sign ups begin at 6pm.
Katie Sly, who made our list of 10 indie artists to watch in 2015, is workshopping a piece about her personal history of infatuation, abandonment, desperation, and ecstasy, before its iteration at the SummerWorks festival. Runs through Wednesday May 20.
Wednesday, May 20
Join Rainbow Health Ontario in celebrating the conclusion of the Bi Mental Health REsearch Study and the launch of their bisexual anti-stigma videos.
Thursday, May 21
Join SMN! in imagining Muslimah futures through poetry, spoken word, song and music. This will also be the launch for their third poetry anthology, Homebound III.
A night with unfixed limits in art: language, music, visual, aural arts revel in hybridity. Artists Cheryl Duvall, Gary Barwin, Rik Maclean, Jennifer Chin, Andie Wolf and Helen Melbourne bring it. Curated by Broken Pencil writer Jacqueline Valencia.
This edition of Single Onion will feature poet Jenna Butler a well as several local youth poets: Jasmine Blackett, Taylor Guidotti, Mary Innes, Eden Middleton, and Caitlin Young.
Saturday, May 23
Twysted Miyake-Mugler hosts this night of team vogue throwdowns, runway, realness, and late night partying. Always wanted a taste of the ballroom scene? This is your opportunity!
Sunday, May 24
A curated video program featuring works shot entirely on smartphones.