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A Wedding of Women’s Words & Music

La Cité Francophone 8627 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury NW, Edmonton

This is the night to take your wedding threads on the town! No decade too old. No gown too gaudy. No cumberbund unwelcome. Join us to eat cake and toast poetry as we celebrate an eclectic “marriage” of women’s words and music with the unlikely bilingual bride, spoken word artist and slam champion Giselle Lemire, and her guest wedding ensemble trois lèvres rouges. Performers Giselle Lemire is an award-winning broadcaster, actor, spoken word poet, director, coach and now, wedding planner. She invites you to tuck a boutonnière in your lapel, come lend an ear, eat cake and raise a glass at this PoFest happening! KARIMAH is an Edmonton bilingual French/English singer-songwriter. In 2017, she was a top 25 contestant on the televised singing competition "The Voice Canada.” She will join Giselle Lemire with guitar and voice. James Anderson is an Edmonton producer, composer, songwriter and performer. From beatbox to Baroque […]