The 2022 Fresh Pages Edition of the Words & Music Show, October 28, 7-10 p.m.
Curated and produced by Ceta Gabriel
The Quebec Writer’s Federation is proud to announce the 2022 Fresh Pages Edition of The Words & Music Show.
This year, QWF Fresh Pages Guest Curator Ceta Gabriel assembles a brilliant roster of established, emerging, and re-emerging artists performing around the theme of Choosing Joy.
Curated to ignite the senses, this extended evening of words, sounds, dance, painting, and divine Caribbean cuisine will feature spoken word by Svens Télémaque, Whittley Deleveaux, and Kaleel John, sounds and words by Jason “Blackbird” Selman and Deanna Smith, an on-site exhibition titled Reframing My Mother’s Legacy by Kemba Mitchell, an interdisciplinary dance piece by Jamila “JaiDanse,” the dynamic rhythms of the BTFC Afro Beats Group, rap and rhymes by Kiid Crook, and the legendary cooking of The Caribbean Food Factory, where it will all take place. An evening feast for the senses, with DJ Zip, host Todd Smith, and Loreena G with a live recording of her podcast, Total R&B.
Amenities include a cash bar, DJ booth, and bookshelf table. Special meal tickets for veggie or jerk chicken plates will be sold on site ($15), along with drinks.
Come hungry for joyous art and delicious food.
Where: The Caribbean Food Factory (5311 Boul. de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montréal, QC H4A 1Z5. Metro Vendôme)
Date: Friday, 28 October 2022
Time: 7-10 p.m.
Cost: $5 at the door(or pay what you can to support the artists)
Curated and produced by Ceta Gabriel with the support of the Quebec Writers’ Federation, Wired on Words Productions, and SpokenWeb.