Creativity Workshops

Parm has run creativity workshops for all ages.

She has also worked with dancers and musicians in schools and libraries.

 

What Teachers Say

“We learnt a lot which we can use in the future.”   Teacher, Birmingham

“It’s amazing what the children produced in just one lesson!”  Teacher, South London

What Young People Say

“I want to be a poet when I grow up”

“I wish Parm all the best”

What The Press Say ...

Time Educational Supplement

Parm Kaur worked with school children in Essex, after a local primary school received a damming report of racism. This was covered by the Times Educational Supplement. 

Previous Workshops

Creative writing and drama specialist in  English schools in England  from 1997 – 2006 delivering classes in writing, and drama for all ages  (employed by theatre companies, Poetry Society of England, and individual schools) supplementing the national curriculum.

Also drama and writing workshops in informal educational settings such as youth clubs and young offenders institutions.

Autumn 2015   Creative writing workshops in West Midlands schools for SAMPAD Gandhi Poetry Competition

June 2004        Poetry workshops for adults and young people, Twickenham Libraries.

Jan 2003-04     Contemporary Poetry workshops for librarians across the West Midlands

Jan 04-Apr 04  Creative Writing course for adults at Tulse Hill Community Centre, London

June-July 04    Creative writing sessions for elders at Streatham Library, London

Feb-April 03    Poetry, photography and video project – cross generational project :The Street Experience.

Nov 03             Equal Voice workshops for excluded  young people in Upton Park.

Sept 03            Children and adult writing workshops for National Maritime Museum, Greenwich.

May 03            Poetry workshops for talented and gifted teenagers, Middlesex schools.

Jan 2003          Video/drama project with company Mouth that Roars with children in care, Hackney

Dec 02             Storytelling workshops for young people at National Maritime Museum

Dec 2002         Poetry Society EAZ residency in Warwick Park School, Peckham

Oct 02-Ap 03   Essex Intercultural Arts anti-racism project in primary schools (featured in Times Educatoinal Supplement ( a British national weekly newspaper)

Oct 2002         Canterbury Poetry Festival school workshops and prize presentations

May 2002        Eastleigh Secondary School. Canning Town. Directed Migrations project for Akademi of Indian dance, with poetry and Barat natynam dance, performed at Stratford Circus theatre.

Feb 2002         Poets in the City – 2 week project in Tower Hamlets schools for Poetry Society of G.Britain

Jan 2002          Schools EAL project with painter R.Saheed presented at Hammersmith Lyric Theatre

April 2001       Southwark EiC: Becoming a Better Poet  – gifted 16 year old school students in Southwark.

April 2000       National Theatre Literacy Project. Storytelling workshops in Tower Hamlets

August 1999    Write On– a five day writing course for 8-14 year olds, Twickenham.

April 1999       Creative Writer in residence for Slough Borough Council

                        Writing Workshops, and performances in four primary schools over 4 weeks, (6-10 years)

March 1998     Drama workshops for Church of England Marlyebone Girls School, London

May 1997        Aylesbury Young Offenders

Creativity for New Business

Parm also runs one to one sessions and group sessions for  business leaders who need to be “re-inspired” to find creative solutions.

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