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Spoken Word Poetry Short Course

Spoken Word combines poetry with theatre and movement to create a dynamic and engaging experience which draws the audience into the world of the poet.

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Spoken Word Poetry
  • Thursdays, to
    7:00pm - 8:00pm
$40 for 4 Classes
Action Education
TAPAC class

Become part of the global phenomenon that is spoken word poetry. Gain the tools and confidence to be able to articulate your journey on this inspirational short course…

An increasing number of people in New Zealand and internationally are connecting with spoken word poetry as a platform to share their opinions, voice and stories.

This 4-week programme will engage you in the creative process of writing and performing your own work. Through practical exercises, you will create your own work to perform for the group.

The tutor for this programme is TBC.

Teaching artist

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Action Education

Action Education is a community organisation that believes creativity and our ability to express who we are is fundamental to our wellbeing.  They provide platforms and opportunities for people to connect, reflect and express who they are and strengthen community and identity through creative self-expression. Action Education collaborates with the South Auckland Poet's Collective to enhance creativity through poetry. Their talented team of poets and educators deliver spoken word workshops and programmes in the community.  They also run WORD - The Front Line, an inter-high school spoken word poetry competition, bringing together teams of young people from across Auckland to share their stories in an explosion of youth expression.