POET IN RESIDENCE, ANGELICA POVERSKY
March – May 2021
Free workshops, sessions and events for teens and young adults.
Angelica Poversky joins the Roundhouse as the 2021 Poet in Residence. Specializing in giving voice to youth Angelica invites teens and young adults to join in on a number of online poetry escapades throughout spring 2021.
Click on the register button to email the Poet in Residence directly and sign up for the program you choose!
Workshops and Sessions
Abundance in Poetry >> Drop-in Sessions
March 24, April 7, April 28, May 26, June 30
Ages 25 and under
Claim your power through poetry.
Flaming Balloon Collective >> Poetry Workshops
March 4 – April 8
With guest poet Anjalica Solomon!
Create a spoken word EP with your cohort of young writers and recording artists.
Page to Stage Workshop >> Two-Hour Workshop
Thursday April 15, 6:30-8:30pm
Open to All
Prepare your work for the community poetry exhibition at BC Youth Week!
Spoken Truth with Angelica >> Online show
Wednesday April 21, 7pm
Open to All
Eventbrite link coming
Performance with Angelica Poversky and friends: Cass Myers and Angie Wagar.
Community Poetry Exhibition
May 1-7, 2021, Closing Poetry Party
As part of BC Youth Week, youth that have worked with Angelica Poversky will be showcasing all of their creations in a
multimedia collaborative poetry exhibition.
Angelica (they/them) is a queer, trans, Russian-Jewish poet dedicated to building cultures of nurturance and expressing timelessness through poetry. They have over 7 years of poetry experience and facilitation experience, and have taught poetry workshops in schools, libraries, with youth groups, in community centres, and dozens of festivals across North America. Much of their activism, has been devoted to queer and trans celebration and dreaming towards new possibilities.