Have you always been interested in telling stories? As part of The Last Word festival, work with a professional performance poet to develop your writing and performance skills. This full day workshop will introduce you to different methods of telling a story through poetry.

What will I get from taking part?

  • An introduction to different storytelling methods
  • Develop writing and performance skills with a professional poet
  • A chance to try performing your own poetry in front of the group in a no pressure environment
  • Gain confidence in writing and performing
  • Start to find your own storytelling style.

Who will be teaching the project?
Deanna Roger, a writer and performer.

Do I need any particular skills or experience to take part?
No experience necessary but an interest in writing and/or performance would be useful.

Is there anything I need to bring or wear?
Notebook/paper and a pen.

How do I enrol?
Enrol online using the button at the top on the page.

How do I pay for this project?
You can pay by visiting us in person or by calling us on 0300 6789 222 (option 4). We are open Tue – Fri 9.30am – 9pm and Sat – Mon 9.30am – 5pm. For further details see How to Enrol.
Please try to do so before the first session of the project.

I’m not sure I can afford to take part…
If you need help to pay for things like project fees, transport or childcare, we can help. Find out how you can get support..

If you are using a bursary to pay for the project, please ensure you arrange this with the Advice Base with plenty of time before the start of the project.

I have additional needs. Can I still take part?
We have places available on all our projects for individuals with additional needs.Get in touch so that we can discuss your requirements and do our best in supporting you.

Where is the project taking place?
Roundhouse studios

How to Enrol