Parkfield Community School, Birmingham – Voice & Emotional Expression

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Bespoke workshops available upon request.   http://blankcanvaspro.wpengine.com/contact-me/   A pleasure to work at this wonderful inner city school in Birmingham. “… the children obviously warmed to you and were comfortable working with you.  They felt that usually the louder children had more say, but in your workshop all of the children had equal opportunity to share and be heard.  The resources that …

BBC coverage of ‘Open Stagers’

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Beverley Jordan, Artisitic Director of Blank canvas Productions Ltd, was asked to and subsequently spent over 3 years directing/tutoring the ‘Open Stagers’ weekly drop-in classes at The Maddermarket Theatre in Norwich – from it’s very first class back in 2010 until the end of 2013! These classes were set up for the over 55’s and have proved to be a …

Strange Little Play

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BBC coverage of 10 1/2 hour workshop with Beverley Jordan Director of ‘Blank Canvas Productions Ltd’. Taking a look at absurd behavior traits in modern society and obsessive use of the internet. Stimuli used – Oscar Wilde, Theatre of the Absurd. I enjoyed writing this iambic pentameter for the introduction to this performance: “On this our workshop performance day, I …

Ten and a Half Hours Later

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**maybe not suitable for under 12’s   ‘Ten and a Half Hours Later’ is a twenty-one minute film about 7 strangers whose paths cross everyday but without any conscious awareness. Over a period of ten and a half hours their lives become inextricably linked. The film was born out of a 3 night, 10 1/2 hour, theatre workshop for actors …