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Storytelling: Telling Tales – GI 19 556

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18 September 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tutor: Davina Robinson Bachelor of Education with Honours

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Date: 18 September 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost for Course:
£16.50 - £19.80
Cost:
£16.5 – £19.80
Reference Code:
GI 19 556
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

Storytelling is one of the most ancient art forms used all around the world to pass down wisdom, history or mythology, but has storytelling become a dying art? Join Davina Robinson for this one-off workshop exploring the rules, skills and tricks of storytelling and presenting. We will look at short pieces of text and experiment with voice, whilst exploring "the hook" and presentation style.

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About the Speaker

Davina Robinson

Davina graduated from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama with an Honours degree in Speech and Drama. Upon leaving she worked as a founder member of a theatre-in-education company Eclipse Theatre Co. in and around London. Davina worked for 28 years as Director of Drama in schools in London, Berkshire, Surrey and Hampshire.

In addition, she spent 7 years as a part-time Youth Arts Worker for Surrey; creating extra-curricular performing activities and arts experience for young people county wide. Davina is a judge for the English Speaking Union, a freelance Drama Consultant for secondary schools, she directs and produces productions and is also a bookkeeper for various organisations.

Davina loves theatre and performing but also has a menagerie of animals, including the usual dog and cat, as well as Pygmy goats, donkeys and alpacas.

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