Olympics’ star poet returns to Duncan stage

Shane Koyczan, influential and award-winning poet and performer, is returning to Duncan, this time to the Cowichan Theatre.

Shane Koyczan, influential and award-winning poet and performer, is returning to Duncan, this time to the Cowichan Theatre on Thursday, Oct. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

Many became aware of Koyczan when he performed his epic work We Are More in the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Vancouver Olympics but he’s moved on significantly from there steering his special word-art into the mainstream.

His anti-bullying video titled To This Day went viral online in early 2013 and has now reached more than 14 million viewers, making him an entertainment phenomenon.

How many poets gain international stardom in their own lifetime?

Early bird seats are $25 each but later on tickets will cost you $32.50 apiece. So, don’t wait to book your seats for this exciting performer.