Steve Larkin
 Educator
ABOUT
PERFORMANCE POETRY
SONG 
THEATRE SHOWS
EDUCATION
HAMMER & TONGUE SLAMS   
CYCLE / SOLAR STAGE
AUDIO & VIDEO
GIGS & TOURS
PRESS & PHOTOS

CONTACT
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EDUCATION

Steve Larkin is a university lecturer in performance poetry, storytelling and creative writing.  He also runs workshops in schools, runs independent courses of study and two accredited courses in poetry and storytelling that are the equivalent of a G.C.S.E. and an A’ Level.
He is also part of a team that takes a cycle-powered sound system into schools for climate change awareness days.
To enquire about a course of study that suits you/your institution please email steve@stevelarkin.com or call 07906 885 069.mailto:steve@stevelarkin.comshapeimage_3_link_0

RESIDENCIES

Amazing results can be achieved with a long-term placements such as the year-long residencies in which Steve ran programmes with the The Henley Festival and Grendon Prison.

“My SATs have never been so good” S Donnahey - Head of English Valley Road Primary

MUSIC & LYRIC WRITING


A registered Youth Music Leader Steve has used song writing experience, production knowledge and a network of musicians / producers to inspire a great number of musical/lyrical creations. 


“A huge influence on my professional development as a rapper”
MC Rawz

WRITING FOR PERFORMANCE

Short courses with accredited qualifications and one-off workshops such as:

Re-imagining fictional characters

Open mic to headline act

How to win a poetry slam


Steve Larkin’s workshop was more like an extremely easy-to-be part-of master class” C Randle

POETRY SLAM


Whole year groups are regularly treated to a fun, interactive poetry slam day.
A great way to subtly inspire enthusiasm for literature in groups of mixed ability and motivation.


“Many discovered new surprising talents, gaining inner confidence”
Head of English Cheney School

PEDAL POWERED POEMS


Kenetic learning at its finest: a pedal-powered generator, and a team of professional poets and environmental writers and campaigners led by Steve create a unique scientific/artistic learning experience.


“You really got hearts pumping and brains buzzing.  Well done!”

Head of English Ringwood School

PRISON WORKSHOPS


An extensive portfolio of creative programmes in:  young offenders units, secure schools, open prisons, and the only state run high security therapeutic prison.


“A life-changing experience” HMP Grendon inmate

“Innovative programme”  The Guardian