In November of 2000, in Calgary, Alberta, I got a group of people together to celebrate the launch of TeenAngstPoetry.com, a website I created with help from my brother. Several people got up on stage and read from their teenage notebooks. While the website was dedicated to poetry at the
It’s baa-aack! Say Wha?! Readings of Deliciously Rotten Writing Have you ever read a poorly written novel and thought to yourself, who publishes this crap? Or maybe you were in a thrift store and found a hilariously out of date self-help book. Perhaps you flipped through Tori Spelling’s or Delta
Vancouver loves Teen Angst Night. I love Teen Angst Night. If you love Teen Angst Night you’d better get your tickets soon because they’re selling fast! Tickets on eventbrite. Some tickets will be available at the door for $15, but you’d better plan to be there early. What’s Teen Angst Night?
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9 – FOX CABARET – DOORS: 7PM – SHOW: 8-10PM – $10 IN ADVANCE – $15 AT THE DOOR Teen Angst Night is a comedic reading series. Readers can share anything (poetry, songs, letters, journals, diaries, essays, stories, plays, lists, etc) so long as it follows these rules:
What began in June of 2010 is still going because it’s just so darn fun! Who likes Say Wha?! Smart, sassy, people who enjoy reading, taking the piss, and love to feel a bit smug. Don’t get it? Well, have you ever read a poorly written novel and thought to
I had such a great time performing at The Chair Series last Saturday. I can’t wait to do this show again! Thanks to John McGie for writing such fun monologues. Thank you to Stacy Taylor Photography for capturing these moments of my rubber face in action.
Somewhere in the back of your closet gathering dust and turning yellow with age is comedic gold. Those old journals, poems, and essays you wrote as a teenager are cringe inducing and that’s what makes them so good! Now, imagine sharing those old notes in front of an audience. That’s