Co-presented with RISE

X Avant XVI: Listen

Performance in X Avant XVI Series

It was about time for this partnership! The Music Gallery is proud to be working with our venue neighbour RISE to create a night of music and spoken word. The theme of the night is dedicated to emotions that arise when one is not kept in mind. Where one feels powerless, tokenized, and the frustration that may arise.

Eyeda Sophia and Nathan Baya collaborate on a musical rap poetry piece, while Nasim & Moël take to stage with prose and poetry dancing around the festival theme.

Spoken Word Artists

Eyeda Sophia
Nathan Baya

Musical & Visual Producers

Vanese Smith

918 Bathurst is not currently wheelchair accessible due to stairs (two half-flights to enter the performance space, and one flight to access the washrooms). We offer PWYC streaming of this event on our website

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