Arts Etobicoke is offering a FREE online spoken word workshop series with Toronto poet Tanya Neumeyer. Join Tanya for an online and interactive poetry workshop on Saturday, April 11, at 11:00 am until noon. You will be guided through several writing exercises that will get your creativity muscle working. The workshop will take place via Zoom and registrants will be emailed with instructions on how to sign in. This platform allows us to share our work and collaborate creatively as we are online together. This class is open to all ages. Parents may assist younger children.
Tanya Neumeyer is a poet and educator committed to access and equity. As a Toronto based poet who facilitates spoken word workshops, Tanya has more than 10 years of experience as a professional poet and continues to innovate. Tanya is a Toronto Poetry Slam organizer, a member of the League of Canadian Poets and has worked with the Ontario Arts Council’s Artist in Education program, Louder Than A Bomb Toronto, and TDSB Creates. Tanya’s first book, Piecing It Together, was published in 2009 as a chapbook by Thee Hellbox Press, a printing house specializing in innovative, hand-made books. In 2015, Tanya published a second chapbook titled, What Breaks Me Open, available at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, which was translated into Turkish. Tanya is currently working on a third chapbook called Please Bring Me.
Level: All levels
Dates: March 28, April 4, April 11