Poetry slam workshops with Jenni Pascoe

£3.50 per person

Suitable for ages 16+

Do you have an inner poet bursting to get out?

Perhaps you’re already a writer eager to perform?

Or maybe you’ve heard of poetry slams, and you’re wondering what they’re all about?

Join multiple slam winning poet Jenni Pascoe as she eases you through the process of creating your own poems, guides you through performance techniques, and prepares you to take part in WRITE Festival’s very own poetry slam.

The workshops are designed to be a relaxed and fun place to unlock your creativity, and are suitable for complete beginners or those looking to take their existing writing to the next step.

Sessions run on the following dates between 11am-12.30pm:

  • Sat 17 March – Intro to slam poetry and finding your poetic voice
  • Sat 7 April – Creating your own slam poems
  • Sat 28 April – Performance techniques
  • Sat 19 May – Concise Guide to Slam Poetry

WRITE Festival 2018

This event is part of The Word’s WRITE Festival which is being held between 12 – 25 May 2018.

The Festival is jam-packed with events and workshops for people of all ages to enjoy. Find out more by viewing our full WRITE Festival programme.


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