Youth Spoken Word & Poetry Workshop with Kealoha

Stylistic Elements Workshop Mon-Fri. July 18-July 22, 2022 Week long Workshop $150 Stylistic Elements Workshop, Ages 12 and up. This workshop exposes students to performance poetry, gives them hands-on writing experience, and inspires them to find their own poetic voice. Kealoha will teach attendees to write and perform their own poems, addressing topics that are meaningful to them, from the personal to the universal. His workshops have been used to address such topics as anti-violence awareness, motivation, leadership, and personal exploration. Curriculum is cumulative, each day building on the previous day’s work, and culminating in a performance by the kids on the final workshop day.  “His bond with the kids is amazing…he is quite inspirational.”  –Juneau Arts & Humanities Council   Instructor: Kealoha Location: The Center for the Arts, 314 Main St. Grass Valley, CA 95945 Dates: July 18-22, 2022 Time: 9:00am-12:00pm Ages: 12+ Cost: $150 Register   This consentRead More

Spoken Word & Poetry Workshop for Adults

Stylistic Elements Workshop Mon-Fri. July 18-July 22, 2022 Week long Workshop $150 Stylistic Elements Workshop, Adults. Kealoha tailors his workshops to match the age group and learning goals of the participants. He has taught such diverse groups as professional writers to incarcerated adults. This workshop takes participants through hands-on writing experiences, encouraging them to find their own poetic voice. Kealoha will teach attendees to write their own poems, and develop the basic skills to be able to perform their poems with confidence. Curriculum is cumulative, each day building on the previous day’s work, and culminating in sharing the week’s poetry.  “Kealoha is more than just a poet, he is a one-man poetry movement. He practices what he preaches about mindfulness and positivity…” –Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, 2011 NEA Fellow, author of Words in Your Face. Instructor: Kealoha Location: The Center for the Arts, 314 Main St. Grass Valley, CA 95945 Dates:Read More