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For the past 27 years, The Word On The Street has been renowned for the quality and diversity of its event programming. See the lineup of incredible Canadian literary talent that appeared at our 28th festival on September 24, 2017
See storytelling like never before. Meet renowned Deaf storyteller Delia Avarell who brings American Sign Language (ASL), Deaf culture, and Deaf heritage to the stage introducing you to rhymes and rhythms, personification, poetry, rap, and storytelling like no other, told in rich and beautiful ASL, celebrating the language and experience of Deaf Canadians. Experience the joy of ASL stories, the engagement of parent and child through rhymes and rhythms, and the art of ASL poetry, rap, and comedy. Be moved and inspired by these talented artists.