Al Southgate - Self Esteem: The Essential Ingredient for the Artist, the Teacher and the Learner
Musician and teacher Al Southgate, has spent the last few years exploring the importance of self esteem in education, creativity and life in general.
Eugene Skeef - Meet Me At The River: Ukuzwana Kwezizwe
'A significant part of my work takes me to parts of the world that are plagued by violent conflict. This activity is a song inspired by the need for reducing conflict through creative initiatives that actively promote opportunities for increasing harmony between individuals and communities.'
Kings Lynn Arts Centre - Arts And Well-Being: 'This Is What Made Us'
Recast helped to deliver this project that provided opportunities for young carers and young care-leavers in West Norfolk to access and engage in a range of arts activity through a dedicated programme tailored specifically for their interests, needs and circumstances. The first of these projects, collaboratively titled 'This is what made us', took place towards the end of 2015 and involved exciting and inspiring creative sessions that culminated in a celebratory showcase demonstrating singing, songwriting, clowning, drama, live interviews, dancing and serious fun!
Jesse Barrett - Improvising On Drum Set: Loving Your Limitations
'Expressing yourself musically on the drums can be very simple. It can also be fraught, with self-doubt being the main bar to freely enjoying your own musical expressions. A starting point that is focused on the development of musical expression will exercise a student's heuristic powers, harnessing the more powerful impulsive aspects of the brain that can operate as meta-functions free from doubt; like walking, breathing, singing or dancing.'
Eugene Skeef - Meet Me At The River: Riverbank Hangout 1
On Saturday 16th July 2016 at 2pm Eugene Skeef held a free online activity and discussion session. Called 'The Riverbank Hangout' this session was open to all...teachers, educationalists, students, musicians, activists, carers, anyone who might benefit from what was an inspiring and insightful session.