Diane Robitelle

Ph.780-907-8853  or  E-mail Diane 

What the artist does

  •  Teaches gesture & movement with spoken word through adventurous, explorative process.

What the artist has done

  • 20 years of teaching experience, grades 1-8, all subjects, including writing & reciting poetry, movement, music
  • Teaching adult movement classes
  • Teaching private music lessons, mainly piano
  • Writing poetry for 40 years - published 3 colour-illustrated poetry books, WORDS FOR THE WORDLESS, 1972-1990, 1990-2000, 2000-2008, and a selection of 30 colour-illustrated poems for Art-Cards
  • Poetry readings at The Upper Crust Cafe, Greenwoods' Bookshoppe, Edmonton Poetry Festival, and HomeFest.
  • Experience working with seniors: Elderwise Adult Day Program - listening-sharing, movement, singing; Curves - bringing joy of movement to ages 18-80.


Credentials and memberships

Education:
  • MA - Elementary Education
  • Bachelor of Music - Music Education
  • Special Dynamics Institute - Level I Movement Certificate; Bothmer Gymnastics I Certificate
  • Eurythmy (Movement) Certificate

Memberships:
  • Stroll of Poets Society (Board Member)
  • Writers Guild of AB

Artist comments

  • Duration: 4 or 6 sessions (one introductory session)
  • Classes held on location
  • Available: Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday 10:30 - 11:30 am
updated 04/14
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