Workshops

WRITING FOR PERFORMANCE WORKSHOPS:

Poetry, comedy, dramatic suspense.

Helen Child has conducted performance poetry workshops at The Albany Sprung writer’s Festival, the Perth Poetry Festival and given workshops in performance poetry, comic poetry, comedy and suspense, at the Peter Cowan Writer’s Centre.

Helen is available for paid workshops up to 2 hours long on these subjects.

ACTIVIST ART DESIGN CONSULTATION:

Helen has designed large floats, giant political puppets and costumes for the Artrage Festival Karnivale parades, Fremantle Festival Parade, WA Pride Parades and for activist campaigns.

Helen has also designed street theatre floats for Pride, including The Old Biddies and Codgers Against Everything 1994 and the End Queer Lockdown On Manus Island float 2015.

Helen is available for advice and workshops on activist art designing for floats and political rallies/marches.

CONTACT: helchild@live.com.au

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Upcoming Events

  • HELCHILD FEATURES at GREEN LEFT WEEKLY 3CR Show Poetry and Music Night SEPT. 1st! at The Moreland Band Hall

    Helchild features as Pauline Fartson and Daft Invader in this out there  GLW fundraiser night of fun!  With sizzling political rappers, bands and political poets. SATURDAY SEPT EMBER 1st, 6.30pm Moreland Band Hall,  23-32 Cross St, Brunswick.

  • HELCHILD FEATURES AT PASSIONATE TONGUES POETRY NIGHT SEPT. 3RD! at The Brothers Public House

    Helchild features in a 2 set performance, once again at Passionate Tongues Poetry night! SEPTEMBER 3rd,  7.30pm                   The Brothers Public Bar,  Johnston St Fitzroy. Vic.  

  • HELCHILD IS FEATURING AT POETRY AT THE NIGHT HERRON SEPT. 11TH! at Yhe Night Herron

    HELCHILD is featuring as a political character at Poetry At The Night Heron! And the theme for this month is POLITICS!  Starts 8.00pm at The Night Herron, Footscray.

  • HELCHILD STARS in “A COMEDY OF TERRORS” at Melbourne Fringe Sept 18th, 2018! at The Loop Project Space & Bar

    Helchild features in their first Melbourne Fringe Show, “A Comedy Of Terrors”, with critically acclaimed guest comedians, Shiralee Hood and Frank Hampster! A clever multi-media show, in which Helchild portrays 5 outrageous characters and their interconnected destinies!  Meet Pauline Fartson, Budgie smuggling Baloney Abbott, Queen Hellizabeth, US president Donald Dump and marvel at Mr Turdbull’s […]

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