ULPC Broken Mic #5 ft. Chukky Ibe and Alexandra Giovanatto
Another open mic is coming your way, with incredible feature, Chukky Ibe, and equally incredible spotlight poet, Alexandra Giovanatto! Come and share your words: we want to hear them!
Doors open and sign up at 7:00
Show starts at 7:30
10 open mic spots
$10 at the door or Online
FREE for performers and high school students with school ID.
Chukky Ibe is an award winning person. When he was 12 he won an award for being punctual at school, and at 16, he won an award for being amiable. Chukky is actively working towards doing something with his life. He has not quite figured it out yet but he sleeps with his finger crossed. On a good day he is 6 ft 5 inches tall and is reaching for happiness. In the morning Chukky advices a federal minister. And in the evening he sleeps. On the weekends and holidays he writes plays, poetry and creative non-fiction. Chukky has traveled with the hamilton Youth Poets reaching the finals of the Canadian festival of spoken word and placing second at the Ontario poetry slam finals. He currently practices his craft in Ottawa and claims Hamilton as home. He will be performing from his collection; BOY STORY.
24 years old, she/her, sagittarius. "Writing poetry is my way of healing myself. It turns me to face myself, shows other in a light that's true. It creates community, makes my trauma beautiful, puts restlessness to good use. It keeps me moving forward."