WRITING FOR PERFORMANCE

Do you have a story you want to tell? Interested in sharing a piece of writing in front of people but don’t know how?

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Do you like to write? Do you have a story you want to tell? Or a question you want to ask? Interested in sharing a piece of writing in front of some people, but do not know how? This course, with writer and performer Hannah Jane Walker, asks you to consider what it is you care about, what it is you want to say. With a workshop and mentoring format, leading to a Black Box performance this course will build confidence, and skills for articulation, critical thinking and public speaking.

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Weekly online learning calls
5 weeks independent and group learning
20 hour project / performance of understanding
Half-day celebration of learning at an ACS school
5 weeks to complete

Next Course Dates:

20th February 2023 – Course begins online
20th February – 24th March 2023 – Students work online collaboratively and with weekly 1:1 tutorials
25th March 2023 – Celebration of learning: students return on-site to present their project outcomes.

WHO IS IT FOR?

Interested and interesting students aged 14-17, who are passionate about the subject and committed to deepening their understanding and impact in the world.

Students eager to prepare for a future career in the arts and creative industries. Aspiring writers who want to make a difference; global thinkers, doers and problem-solvers should apply. Risk takers and explorers are welcome here.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

Solve “new writers’ conundrums” and tap into your subconscious for inspiration.

Learn how to give and receive feedback as a contributing member of a creative writing community.

Write a poem, a play, a monologue, your story and translate your vision into a performance.

Evaluate opportunities for aspiring writers.

Network with like-minded enthusiasts and entrepreneurs.

Dive into the work of successful stage performers and their work.

Hannah Jane Walker

Writer and performer Hannah Jane Walker, asks you to consider what it is you care about, what it is you want to say. With a workshop and mentoring format, leading to a Black Box performance preview evening, this course will build confidence, and skills for articulation, critical thinking and public speaking.

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