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Poetry Aloud Workshop with Poet Diana Cole @ William Hall

Poetry Aloud Workshop with Poet Diana Cole @ William Hall

Discover ways to be authentic and engaging in front of an audience and enhance the music and power of your poetry! Limited to 8 participants over 18.

How often is there a chance to practice reading with a supportive group of poets? We will discuss poem choices, introduction, and connection to audience. Each participant will receive individual feedback on articulation, projection, tone, gesture, and expression.

Bring two of your own poems to the session.

There will be a Poetry Aloud Showcase and Open Mic on Wednesday, May 8th, 6:30-7-30 2024 including other poets and to which you may invite your family and friends.

Free and open to the public. Registration is required. Use the registration form below or contact the library for assistance.

A Pushcart Prize nominee, Diana Cole has been published widely in distinguished journals. Her latest book, Between Selves, was published in 2023 by Cyberwit.net. In her career as a professional singer and vocal coach she has led numerous workshops in aspects of performance as well as teaching Poetry Aloud at RI Libraries and at the Hollihock Writers Conference in New Bedford. You may read more about Diana Cole at dianacolepoets.com.

Date:
Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Show more dates
Time:
6:00pm - 7:45pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Contact:
Zach Berger; 401-781-2450; zach@cranstonlibrary.org
Location:
Auditorium
Branch:
William Hall Library
Audience:
  Adults  
Categories:
  Author Event     Craft & Hobby  

Register for this event using the form below. There are 7 seats available.