Project Description

Britta B

Rebel with a Rhyme – Performance

Through a mix of poetry performance and conversation, Britta B illustrates how she first came to recognize her voice through the art form of spoken word poetry and how it turned into her career. Her talk explores themes of identity, diversity, women’s empowerment and resiliency as a platform for creative and thriving communities.

SPEAK – Workshop

SPEAK is an introduction to spoken word workshop providing students an opportunity to develop writing and performance techniques. This session includes a brief history of oral traditions, writing prompts and energizing activities to build confidence and gain comfort with on-stage performance.

For information about their Virtual workshop click here!

In-Person Booking Inquiry

Connections and Themes

Cross Curricular Connections

Experiential Learning

Equity & Inclusion

Literacy

Well-being

Booking Details

School Performance Fee: $549 + HST
Audience Size: 500
Grades:
 4-12

School Workshop Fee: $305+HST
Workshop Size:
30
Grades: 4-12

Language: English
Availability: Year Round

Teacher Resources

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Study Guide

About Britta B 

Britta B. is a Kingston-born, Toronto-based poet, spoken word performer, emcee and artist educator.

Her works have featured in print, in sound and onstage across North America in notable spheres such as the Art Gallery of Ontario, CBC Arts: Poetic License, The Walrus Talks, TEDx and The Stephen Lewis Foundation. She is an alumna of the Toronto Arts Council Leaders Lab and Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity Spoken Word Residency.

As an artist educator, Britta facilitates artist-training seminars, poetry workshops and social justice programs in partnership with organizations like JAYU (pronounced JAH-YOU), Poetry In Voice, Prologue Performing Arts, League of Canadian Poets and The Power Plant.

Britta is currently a Creative Writing MFA candidate at University of Guelph.

Visit her at www.brittab.com

Twitter/IG: @missbrittab