Barnet Poetry in Motion
What is Barnet Poetry in Motion?
Barnet Poetry in Motion was an expressive art workshop which was made possible by a grant provided by The Barnet Youth Services. The workshop was for young people aged 14 to 18, where they learnt how to write modern poetry and explore this particular performing art form. They were able to express themselves while they made new friends.
Venue: Refresh Coffee Shop, 45 - 51 Woodhouse Road, North Finchley, London N12 9ET
Time: Saturdays 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Creative poetry writing style was taught by a trainers in a workshop setting.
Drama and presentation skills was also taught as part of the workshop. Different topics were explored every week ranging from ‘who am I’ to UFOs. The young persons were encouraged to come up with a range of topics to explore. Their input was greatly encouraged. Below is a guide to topics covered at workshop.
Workshop 1 06/10/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm What is poetry
Workshop 2 13/10/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Styles of poetry
Workshop 3 20/10/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Study a Style
Workshop 4 27/10/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Develop your style
Performance 1 27/10/2012 6.30pm – 8.30pm 1st Performance
Workshop 5 03/11/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Questions for a poet
Workshop 6 10/11/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Session with a poet
Workshop 7 17/11/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Poetry in culture
Workshop 8 24/11/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Poetry in culture
Performance 2 24/11/2012 6.30pm – 8.30pm 2nd Performance
Workshop 9 01/12/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Poetry and music
Workshop 10 08/12/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Drama/performing
Workshop 11 15/12/2012 1.30pm – 3.30pm Looking forward
Performance 3 15/12/2012 6.30pm – 8.30pm Final Performance
Barnet Youth Poetry in Motion 2012
Barnet Youth Poetry In Motion - Launched on Saturday 25th February 2012.