Slam, Jazz, or the poetry of Hip Hop; Spoken Word is an exciting performance poetry art-form that explores the poetic expression of ideas. Our Spoken Word Classes are ideal for those who want to understand the structure and form of spoken word poetry. Start practising techniques used by budding poets on this diverse and trailblazing platform in a safe, welcoming environment.
Explore existing Spoken Word styles and create your own using group discussions, tailored writing assignments and performance exercises for the voice and body.
At the end of this writing course, you will have a clear understanding of poetic writing and know how to connect with existing texts. You will have experience sharing work, providing and responding to feedback with peers and an understanding of the format of live poetry events in anticipation of taking your work to the stage.
This creative writing class uses writing prompts designed to encourage, inspire and stimulate critical thinking. Come prepared with existing ideas or ready to write and explore new ones.
Writing exersises. Vocal and physical performance techniques.
Beginners. No previous writing or performance experience required. Also suitable for actors and writers wanting to gain confidence in their own work.
Slam, Hip Hop, Jazz, Comedy, Prose.
|19 Jan - 2 Mar||Wed||19:00-21:00||7 weeks (inc showcase)||Gabriel Akamo||Old Diorama Arts Centre, Euston||£265.00||Book Now|
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All City Academy tutors are experienced professionals from theatre, film/TV and performance industries. So whilst they're training you they may also be rehearsing for a West End show or working on a movie. We like that and we do believe it makes a difference in class.