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Voice & Verse

Monday

19.00 - 20.30

Adults

12 SESSIONS

11 Sep 17 - 04 Dec 17

HALF TERM: 23 Oct 17 - 29 Oct 17

Location:

PRICE:

£144




We’ll examine how we breathe and how we speak, establish the basics of articulation and vocal resonance, utilise classical verse as a key into expressing structured thought, and explore dynamics of spatial awareness leading to a greater sense of physical presence. Tidal breath, signature voice, vowels, consonants, plosives and continuants: from everyday conversation to weekly work presentations, speaking will never be the same again.


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This class is taught by

  • Early Years Music: Toddler Tunes (18-36 months)

     0.0 - 0.0

    This is the stage where we build solid foundations for our future musicians. Children start to engage ...
  • Blackheath Youth Theatre (16-21yrs)

    Saturday 0.0 - 0.0

    Blackheath Youth Theatre is the principal theatre company at the Conservatoire. It is a foundation course ...
  • Adult Sculpture (18+yrs)

    Tuesday 19.00 - 22.00

    Offering a wonderful opportunity to explore your own ideas and passions, this hands-on class offers ...
  • Singers Unlimited (60+yrs)

    Wednesday 12.45 - 13.45

    A masterclass for solo singers of retirement age providing a wonderful opportunity to build confidence ...
  • Jazz Sounds (18+yrs)

    Saturday 12.15 - 14.15

    This group offers an opportunity for improvisation in a variety of jazz-influenced styles. This friendly ...
  • Story Telling (18-36 months)

    Monday 10.30 - 11.15

    Do you love to tell stories and make up characters? This is the place to be! Join us on a wonderful ...
  • Women's Choir (18+yrs)

    Wednesday 11.00 - 12.00

    Did you know it’s been scientifically proven that singing is good for your health? Come and test ...
  • Flute Choir (18+yrs)

    Tuesday 20.00 - 21.00

    A group for flautists of all ages of Grade 2 or above. An opportunity to meet fellow flautists and play ...
  • Junior Choir (6-8yrs)

    Saturday 10.00 - 11.00

    Our lively Junior Choir has a great time developing singing and musicianship skills and making new friends. ...
  • Blackheath Youth Theatre Juniors (7-10yrs)

    Saturday 9.15 - 10.45

    During this course we work as an ensemble – using theatre games to build rapport and skills with ...
  • Blackheath Youth Theatre Foundations (10-12yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    An introductory course for those who enjoy drama during which students are introduced to the core elements ...
  • Drawing Skills (9-14yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    Drawing skills is one of the most popular and longest running children’s art courses at the Conservatoire. Designed ...
  • Theory Plus! Grades 1- 5 (11-16yrs)

    Wednesday 18.30 - 19.15

    Learn all you need to know to gain your theory Grades 1 to 5 with confidence. Did ...
  • Roundabout (5-7yrs)

    Times vary depending on the intake. Please enquire for more details.

    A unique and very popular one-year introduction to six instruments for those who would like to try out ...
  • Early Years Music: Tiny Tots (6-18 months)

     0.0 - 0.0

    At this young age of music development we focus on the interaction between child and carer. Musical ...
  • Early Years Music: Little Maestros (3yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    With their motor skills now developed children continue to experiment with new instruments while musical ...
  • Early Years Music: Family Music (0-5yrs)

    Tuesday 0.0 - 0.0

    There is something for everyone in Family Music, a specially designed course which allows for different ...
  • GCSE & A-level Art (13-18yrs)

    Saturday 13.00 - 16.00

    This course is for anyone wishing to take GCSE, AS or A2 in Art and Design. The course is also suitable ...
  • Training Choir (9-13yrs or 8yrs by invitation)

    Saturday 11.00 - 12.00

    Come and join our Intermediate Choir and develop your singing and musicianship skills whilst working ...
  • Theory Plus! Beginners to Grade 1 (6-8yrs)

    Saturday 9.00 - 9.45

    This first class is for complete beginners and teaches the absolute basics of music reading to support ...
  • Print Making (18+yrs)

    Thursday 19.00 - 21.00

    This course covers a full introduction to lino, mono and collograph printmaking techniques working with ...
  • Junior Portfolio Workshop (8-11yrs)

    Wednesday 17.30 - 18.45

    This course is designed to take children through the stages of art making from the conception of an ...
  • Blackheath Baroque Ensemble (16+yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    These ensembles offer students of Grade 6 and above the opportunity to play with a wide range of instruments ...
  • Blackheath Youth Theatre Academy (13-15yrs)

    Saturday 0.0 - 0.0

    This course is for those who want to discover more about theatre and acting. Students are actively encouraged ...
  • Atelier Conservatoire: Developing Drawing and Painting Projects (18+yrs)

    Thursday 10.00 - 15.30

    This course is ideal for those who are working to establish their studio practice and would like space ...
  • Painting Techniques and Materials (18+yrs)

    Wednesday 11.45 - 14.45

    This course will explore a variety of painting techniques and materials in depth over a twelve week ...
  • Watercolour Plus! (18+yrs)

    Thursday 10.00 - 12.30

    Watercolour Plus includes all aspects of working with watercolour based paints and covers; paints, paper, ...
  • Life Drawing (18+yrs)

    Tuesday 14.00 - 16.30

    Develop your confidence and practical skills in drawing the figure from observation. All materials ...
  • Life Painting (18+yrs)

    Tuesday 10.00 - 13.00

    Develop confidence and skills in painting directly from the model and explore a range of techniques ...
  • Evening Life Drawing (18+yrs)

    Monday 19.30 - 22.00

    Set in the stunning Victorian art building this course is designed for both beginners, as well as those ...
  • Adult Group Violin Tuition (18+yrs)

    Tuesday 0.0 - 0.0

    Is there an instrument you’ve always fancied having a go at? Come and learn to play in a relaxed, ...
  • Adult Group Music - Flute (18+yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    Is there an instrument you’ve always fancied having a go at? Come and learn to play in a relaxed, ...
  • Story Telling (4-6yrs)

    Thursday 16.15 - 17.00

    Do you love to tell stories and make up characters? This is the place to be! Join us on a wonderful ...
  • Story Telling (3-4yrs)

    Monday 11.30 - 12.15

    Do you love to tell stories and make up characters? This is the place to be! Join us on a wonderful ...
  • The Art-venture Club (6-11yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    Art-venture club provides a fun packed, stimulating yet informal setting for your child to really enjoy ...
  • Theory Plus! Grades 1-3 (9-14yrs)

    Saturday 12.00 - 12.45

    This class lays the foundations of all the important concepts for the higher grades, aiming for a greater ...
  • Theory Plus!¬†Grades 4&5 (11-18yrs)

    Saturday 12.5 - 12.50

    This class builds on the topics covered in Grade 3 and really allows young musicians to develop a strong ...
  • Interior Design (18+yrs)

    Thursday 11.00 - 14.00

    Have you ever dreamed of owning a home that would sit comfortably on the pages of a glossy magazine? ...
  • The Little Art-venture Club (4-6yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    The Little Art-venture Club is a fantastic introduction to the world of art! Your child will learn new ...
  • The Little Art-venture Club (0-2yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    The Little Art-Venture club will introduce your child to art making alongside a parent/carer in a safe ...
  • The Little Art-venture Club (2-4yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    The Little Art-venture Club will introduce your child to art making alongside a parent/carer in a safe ...
  • Saturday Sinfonia (7-15yrs)

    Saturday 11.00 - 12.00

    Playing a mix of traditional orchestral repertoire and more modern music, the Saturday Sinfonia is a ...
  • Junior Musicianship (5&6yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    This is an essential class for any junior musician – those who are already beginning learning ...
  • Early Years Music: Little Maestros (4yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    With their motor skills now developed children continue to experiment with new instruments and other ...
  • Art History; An Introduction to Contemporary Art (18+yrs)

    Thursday 19.30 - 21.30

    This course brings a contemporary perspective to Modern Art History and is a stimulating introduction ...
  • LAMDA Acting Examinations

     0.0 - 0.0

    Our drama tutors are available to give students one to one tuition to prepare for these accredited qualifications ...
  • Highly Strung! - Ukulele Group (3-5yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    In this ukulele class, the children will learn basic techniques on this little instrument in a playful ...
  • Devising Drama (5-7yrs)

    Wednesday 16.15 - 17.00

    Join Floods of Ink as we create and act out our own stories and scenes. Over the course of the term ...
  • Adult Drama (18+yrs)

    Tuesday 19.30 - 21.30

    Open to adult students of all ages and levels, get back into theatre as we use great play texts to train ...
  • Theory Plus! Grades 1-5 (15+yrs)

    Wednesday 19.15 - 20.00

    Develop your technique in notation, harmony and sight-reading to prepare for ABRSM grade exams and to ...
  • Evening Life Painting (18+yrs)

    Thursday 19.30 - 22.00

    Develop confidence and skills in painting (in acrylic and/or oil) directly from the model in various ...
  • Senior Portfolio Workshop (11-16yrs)

    Wednesday 17.30 - 18.45

    This course is designed to take children through the stages of art making from the conception of an ...
  • Painting Skills (9-14yrs)

    Friday 18.00 - 19.30

    New for this term our Painting Skills class is designed for students who wish to explore and develop ...
  • Printmaking (9-14yrs)

    Monday 17.30 - 19.00

    Working under the guidance of a professional printmaker, this theme based beginners course in printmaking ...
  • Abstract Painting (18+yrs)

    Wednesday 19.30 - 22.00

    If you enjoyed the recent Abstract Expressionisim exhibition at the Royal Academy then this is the course ...
  • Portrait Drawing and Painting (18+yrs)

    Friday 18.30 - 20.30

    The portrait is one of the most compelling subjects in art. From the Fayum Mummy portraits, Leonardo's ...
  • Drawing Materials & Techniques (18+)

    Friday 10.30 - 12.30

    This course will explore a range of drawing and mixed media techniques and materials in depth over a ...
  • Print Making (18+yrs)

    Thursday 19.00 - 21.00

    This course covers a full introduction to lino, mono and collograph print making techniques working ...
  • Young Voices (14-18yrs)

    Wednesday 19.00 - 20.00

    Raise your voice and join our new and exciting performing group Young Voices! Singing a wide repertoire ...
  • Song Writing for Beginners (18+yrs)

    Thursday 20.00 - 21.00

    If you have ever wanted to write your own songs, but not known where to start, or you get half way through ...
  • Book Binding

    Wednesday 19.00 - 21.00

    Learn how to make your own beautiful books! In this class we will make a case binding with a hard cover, ...
  • Voice & Verse

    Monday 19.00 - 20.30

    We’ll examine how we breathe and how we speak, establish the basics of articulation and vocal ...
  • Authentic Accents

    Thursday 20.00 - 21.00

    Modify your own accent, and learn how to acquire and analyse a range of regional and international accents ...
  • Play! (6-9yrs)

     0.0 - 0.0

    Play! is the perfect follow on course from Roundabout or for those who would like to learn one instrument ...
  • MONDAY - Bat Kites

    Monday 10.00 - 12.00

    Run towards Halloween with a bat kite flying behind you! We will explore light and dark using silhouettes ...
  • MONDAY - Dark Side Of The Moon

    Monday 13.30 - 15.30

    Fly around the solar system with us, exploring planets as well as the light and dark sides of the moon. ...
  • MONDAY - Explorers Of The Unknown Land

    Monday 9.30 - 15.30

    As we embark upon the world of adventure, we come across an unknown land. With no time to waste the ...
  • TUESDAY - Funny Bones

    Tuesday 10.00 - 12.00

    The leg bones connected to the … what is the leg bone connected to? We will make a skeleton puppet ...
  • TUESDAY - Create Your Own Radio Drama with Wordplay

    Tuesday 10.00 - 12.00

    Join us on a radio drama challenge where you will learn to script, perform & broadcast your very ...
  • WEDNESDAY - May The Force Be With You

    Wednesday 9.15 - 15.45

    Join the forces of light or darkness and make your very own helmet inspired by the Star Wars films. ...
  • WEDNESDAY - Musical Theatre Workshop - The Wizard Of Oz

    Wednesday 10.00 - 13.00

    Come and see the Wizard! This musical theatre workshop will involve a morning of singing, dancing and ...
  • WEDNESDAY - Musical Theatre Workshop - Wicked

    Wednesday 13.30 - 16.30

    In One Short Day, you will learn a number from the Popular musical based on the Wicked Witch of the ...
  • THURSDAY - Shadowlands

    Thursday 9.15 - 15.45

    In this workshop, you will be making silhouette images and shadow puppets to form a collaborative wall ...
  • FRIDAY - Sensory Drama

    Friday 0.0 - 0.0

    This SEN friendly course will focus on play using sensory and experiential aspects of theatre. The workshops ...
  • ALL WEEK - Romeo & Juliet

     10.00 - 16.00

    “Two households both alike in dignity, In fair Verona where we lay our scene” Combining ...