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Kim Henry Luvs 2 Act: Creative Performance Workshops for Youth

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Students presenting "The Tree of Truth" with Luv2Act

Kim Henry moved to Wilmington about 4 years ago and within 2 weeks began teaching drama workshops for children.  She had started a company several years earlier in Spain, called Luv2Act, and she wanted to continue her work here.  She knew she was doing the work she loved most.

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Luv2Act Workshop "Monster High"

Ms. Henry studied drama in her home country, England, and traveled extensively, learning a variety of creative and unconventional theatrical styles-most notably, working with an Augusto Boal project (Theatre of the Oppressed) in India.  

Ms. Henry works in an open-ended style with her students, providing a structure for a performance, and following the lead of her students as they fill in the meat on the bones with their own stories and ideas.  This semester, she has 3 workshops for youth in our area through Luv2Act:  

  • Mondays 4:15-5:45 at the Carolina Beach Recreation Center (ages 7+)
  • Fridays 3:30-5:00 at the Hannah Block Community Arts Center (ages 7+)
  • Thursdays 10:00-Noon at the Northeast Library (Homeschool Group-ages 6+)

Additionally, Ms. Henry co-teaches a drama class for people with diffabilities (different abilities), ages 8 through adulthood, at Theatre Now on Saturday mornings, 10:30-Noon.  This class is part of a project called Theatre for All.  

All these performance workshops are accepting enrollment through the start of October.  

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