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The Sugar Workshops: Body Poetry

How do you speak poetry through the body?
£15 pp
What happens in this class?

This body poetry workshop – or performance – is about performing a poem, a sentence, words, a word. To put words into movements, is a form of catharsis, of expression, and even more a matter of releasing energies, positive or negative, and of unleashing memory, memories. From excerpts taken from her three-part poem, titled ‘SUGAR’, Nefta Poetry will lead this workshop of experimentation through the body, the breath, the touch, the voice…

The workshop will be held at the Craftory (Silvertown), the former Tate Institute turned community space that is located in the shadow of the Tate & Lyle sugar factory on…

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This class is suitable for all agesAll students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

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Bokantaj is a collaborative initiative that aims to raise greater awareness about the historical trajectories and universal themes that connect communities in the global South, and in so doing help to foster greater dialogue and collaboration. The group engage in projects that facilitate cultural and artistic dialogue between and within cultures.

Class Location
Craftory Workshops
1 Wythes Road
E16 2DN
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