Spoken Word Masterclass
Oct 28-Dec 16, Wednesdays
5:30-6:30
Online / ECP Centre in Central
Sep 2-Oct 21, Wednesdays
5:30-6:30
Online
Overview
Popular spoken word performance poetry can be found all over the internet, combining beautifully written poetry with powerful performances. If students have written poetry before and wish to translate it into a performance with impact, or if they have a performance background and wish to learn how to write effective poetry, join this creative writing masterclass to hone their skills and push themselves to the next level. Over an 8-week period, perfect a piece that will be performed live in Hong Kong at a real spoken word night. This masterclass will be taught by ECP Teacher Mr Vishal, a Hong Kong slam poetry winner who has performed extensively at TEDx, the HK literary festival, and numerous events.
Learning objectives
Specific to this workshop:
  • Explore and experiment within the genre of spoken word
  • Understand the elements of a powerful and effective spoken word performance
  • Learn more advanced techniques to write and revise poetry
  • Fine-tune the delivery of a spoken word poem and share it through a live performance
As a writer:
  • Be introduced to ECP process of writing and revising
  • Stretch creative thinking and take creative risks
  • Improve writing and public speaking skills through feedback from the teacher
As a learner:
  • Develop creativity and collaboration through a workshop environment
  • Learn to look at own work critically and consider how to improve it
  • Learn to be open to and respond to constructive feedback
  • Gain confidence as a writer by writing and performing for a real, live audience
Creative Writing & Publishing, Special Workshop

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6
Sessions
8
For children aged
10 to 1213 Up
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