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Online Workshop: The Poetry Group

Online Workshop: The Poetry Group

Tutor: Peter Kenny/ Catherine Harvey

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Whilst with the BBC Radio Drama Company Peter made numerous recordings of poetry for Kaleidoscope and Woman’s Hour. He has twice been shortlisted for Best Audiobook of the Year and received Awards for his recordings of the works of Iain Banks, Neil Gaiman, Jonas Jonasson, and Claire North.


Catherine is a regular reader on Radio 4’s Poetry Please, as well other arts programmes, including Words and Music, With Great Pleasure, The Verb and Night Waves.  She was on the board of Speak-a-Poem, a poetry speaking organisation running workshops throughout the country, culminating each year in the Lockwood West Award at Central. After receiving the Poetry Society’s Gold Medal, she has taught at drama schools including Central, Mountview and the Royal Academy of Music. As an actor, Catherine has worked at theatres including the Bush, NT, Soho, the Orange Tree and Theatr Clwyd; in film and TV; for BBC Radio Drama and as a voiceover artist recording numerous audiobooks, adverts and continuity for several TV channels. Catherine is also an award-winning writer and works as a director of stand-up and sketch comedy.  

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

Please note that during this period of closure, online workshops are non-refundable and non-transferrable, unless a workshop is cancelled by The Actors Centre, in which case you will be entitled to a full refund.

Please also note that we cannot refund due to technical or connectivity issues. Please ensure that you have a strong WiFi connection before booking a space on one of our workshops. It is necessary to arrive at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start time to allow enough time to rectify any potential technical issues as we cannot delay the commencement of any workshop for individual participant concerns.

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