Interactive Schools’ Poetry Performance with: JOHN HEGLEY
|Dates:||14 October 2016|
|Times:||13:00 - 14:00|
|What is it:||Talk|
|Organiser:||Martin Harris Centre|
|How much:||£4 per student. 1 free adult ticket for every 10 paying pupils|
|Who is it for:||Primary schools|
English performance poet, comedian, musician and songwriter
Acclaimed poet John Hegley will be performing to pupils from local primary schools to celebrate National Poetry Day 2016.
National Poetry Day is the annual mass celebration of poetry and all things poetical. This year’s theme will be ‘Messages’.
Having produced ten books of verse and prose the UK's favourite performance poet, comedian and musician, John Hegley will enchant the children with his poetic genius and silliness, delivered in his unique performance style.
Rhyming expertise is interspersed with mandolin melodies that will have everyone singing along in a performance with lots of audience participation!
The 60 minute interactive performance will provide a safe, fun learning opportunity for the children, delivered by a highly commended poet. It is a tried and tested performance which has already been delivered to several primary and secondary schools across the country.
This performance is suitable for schoolchildren in Years 5 and 6.
‘Scandalously talented’, Sunday Times
‘An incurable entertainer’, The Guardian
Places are limited so book your school’s place now
To book your tickets or to request your teacher’s resource pack please email email@example.com
Price: £4 per student. 1 free adult ticket for every 10 paying pupils
Travel and Contact Information
Cosmo Rodewald Concert Hall
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama