We will always have 
a choice. When you
stand up to be counted, 
tell the world - 
This is my voice. 
There are many like it, 
but this one is mine.            

— Shane Koyczan, "This is My Voice"

Amanda Hiebert


  • A member of the Toronto Poetry Slam Team for six years.
  • Toured across North America helping the team to the finals for four years at the Canadian Festival of Spoken Word.
  • Part of a poetry troupe called the Last Call Poets. 
  • Performed over a hundred shows in Toronto and currently hard at work on her first book, titled You're Probably In This Book.
  • Author and producer of two full length plays, both of which played to sold-out audiences and critics’ acclaim.
  • An actor on stage, television and film, both nationally and internationally. She was in the cast of “Blindness”, co-starring Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo and Danny Glover.

In this lesson

  • Every Time I Go Home My Mother Asks...
  • Sing Hallelujah
  • Interview