In this 3 hour intensive workshop you will write your own song and a group song.We will investigate the power of story-telling through song; whether that be rap, soul, folk, pop, rock, electronic or performance art.We will look at how the words of a song can disrupt, activate and inspire change and be a powerful tool for activism, self-healing and connection.
Sarah Ward is an experienced songwriter, teacher, actor and cabaret artist. She has received the Helpmann Award, nine Green Room Awards and three Fringe Awards for Best Cabaret Artist and Production. She is currently touring nationally and Internationally with her cabaret creations Yana Alana and Queen Kong. She teaches singing part-time at Footscray City Primary School and runs songwriting workshops with ECHO Collective, Polyglot Theatre and Womens Circus. She is passionate about the power of songwriting for healing, development and self-confidence.
When: Thursday, 11 April 2019
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Venue: Film Studio, Kindred Studios, 3 Harris St, Yarraville