The Fighting words project welcomes school groups and community youth groups to the Riverside Theatre for a two-hour story-writing workshop. Arriving with nothing but their imaginations, the participants leave as published writers.
Writing mentors are a crucial part of our workshops, giving individual attention to children and young people to help them develop their writing. Listening to participants' ideas. Encouraging participants to use their imaginations, emphasising the importance of creativity. Supporting participants in developing their ideas. Giving constructive feedback on participants' work. Assisting in the setting up, running and clearing away at designated events. On-site implementation of Health & Safety and Child Protection policies in accordance with induction and training.
Complete a workbook/log reflecting the skills you have developed during participating in this activity. This will be verified by the Riverside Theatre Manager.