workshops

Page2Performance

Positive Poetry worked with St. Peter's School. This is the short film created to premier at Transmission Fest 2019 following a Page2Performance workshop.

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This is an exciting opportunity for students to learn how to write a poem from scratch and transform it into a performance piece. Janey McLeod-White guides the students through a series of ice- breakers, confidence building exercises, creative writing tools and performance techniques culminating in a piece ready to perform at a gig, show or short film. 

This workshop can be tailored to specific themes, groups sizes and ages. Page2Performance can be tailored to run as a 2 hour, half day or full day workshop or alternatively as a series.

In this workshop students will learn how to:

  • Build confidence

  • Write a brand new poem from scratch 

  • Bring their poem to life

  • Use vocal warm ups

  • Memorise text quickly

  • Use stage nerves positively

  • Perform their poem

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acting

With over ten years of experience leading Acting workshops with The egg theatre, Musical Mash-Up, Characters Stage School and Hepzibah Theatre Co. Janey leads a wide spectrum of theatre based workshops including:

  • The Actor's Toolbox

  • Myth & Folktales

  • Devising

  • Improvisation

  • Comedy

  • Reinvention & Parallels

  • Poetic form (bringing poetry to life)

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movement

Janey McLeod-White has a pure joy for movement and using it alongside poetry and drama for expression, performance, keeping fit and having fun. Movement workshops include:

  • Street Dance choreography

  • Physical Theatre

  • Transforming words into movement

  • Movement & memorising

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