Geoffrey W Graham conducts workshops in schools and for adult groups in areas of performance skills, self esteem, poetry and
Geoffrey's background in working with schools, famIlies,
festivals, corporate sectors etc makes him an ideal person to study performance skills. He has worked in many related entertainment fields as an Actor, Folk Comic, Entertainer, compere, comedian, Poet,
Motivational Speaker etc. His style invokes what he calls Dinkum Oz Entertainment i.e. A combining of Verse, yarns, comedy, songs and many other areas.
Geoffrey is a graduate of the Victorian College of Arts (VCA) in Drama and has many years experience in television, Film and
live performance. He can work with basic classes to more advanced, characterisation, assistance with generating performance ideas, persona pieces and monologues.
Performance skills are essential in so many areas of
Entertainment. More and more performers are looking for an edge in what is a difficult industry. Musicians, poets, speakers, vocalists all have a need for the skills of the trade.
Geoffrey in his workshops looks at the business of Stage craft, and presentation.
- The combining of movement, voice and expression.
- Selling and the emotional side to performing.
- Preparation, Timing, More is Less, Nightmares on Stage, trouble shooting, microphone technique and Styles of performance etc