John Berkavitch - Finding your Voice

Part of UK Young Artists

Monday 11 February, 2-4pm

Ustinov Room - FREE


Part of UK Young Artists

Berkavitch is one of the most respected voices in the UK spoken-word scene. Former UK Slam Poetry Champion, Internationally acclaimed Storyteller, accomplished Breakdancer, Digital Artist and Animator, he has toured poetry and spoken-word across Europe, South America and Asia, and his work has been featured on Sky Arts, Radio 1, Radio 1Xtra and Radio 4.

During this two hour workshop participants will explore various approaches for developing semi-autobiographical writing for performance utilising metaphor as a creative device.

This event is part of UKYA City Takeover, which brings 250 artists from 25 countries to Nottingham, 7-13 February 2019. Performance, visual arts, music, poetry and moving image will animate venues across the city. All events are free, see the full programme at

Age 16+


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