Scared To Sing?

Back by popular demand after last year's fantastically successful workshop. Come and explore your voice in a friendly, safe space. No previous singing experience needed.

Scared To Sing?

About Scared To Sing?

Women Only

Back by popular demand after last year's fantastically successful workshop. Come and explore your voice in a friendly, safe space. No previous singing experience needed.

Have you ever been told you can't sing? Not good enough for the school choir? Or asked to mime? Unfortunately this is the reality for a huge percentage of adults which has resulted in people believing their whole life that they can't sing or have been too frightened to sing.

This workshop will be a fun way for women who would like to sing to get an opportunity to do this without fear of criticism.

Participants are invited to come and show off their new found voices - or support and enjoy other women sharing their audacious acts - at the open mic immediately after this workshop. The open mic will provide a safe and supportive space to try something new. There will be a small audience of women who have attended other AWF events.

Full details of all events https://audaciouswomen.scot/2020-programme

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Scared To Sing? are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

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