The Power of Words is a 6 week course where participants learn essential writing skills, receive individual feedback, and discover their own writing style. After the course there will be a performance evening on the Canada Water Theatre Stage where participants are able to show case their talents.
Each workshop will consist of an introduction, warm up/ice breaker, example of work, writing exercises as well as a chance to respond to the stimulus lead by Leian John-Baptiste Artistic Director of Orísun Productions and a guest speaker.
Week 1: Intro & The Power of Words - Thursday 21 October
Week 2: Poetry / Spoken Word - Thursday 28 October
Week 3: Story time: What is story? - Thursday 4 November
Week 4: Character and Monologues - Thursday 11 November
Week 5: Scripts: from Brain to Stage - Thursday 18 November
Week 6: Perfect pitch: selling yourself and your work Thursday - 25 November
Week 7: Final Sharing/Performance - Canada Water Theatre - Thursday 2 December
Supported by the Albany and Southwark Council.
We are constantly monitoring the government’s COVID-19 guidelines. Should the situation change, the event will be postponed and bookers will be notified in regards to their options.
Supported by the Garfield Weston Foundation through the Weston Culture Fund