Sound Circle Speech
Working with one’s own speaking can be a powerful path of self development.
Sound Circle Speech
Starting July 18, 2022 - Whidbey Island Waldorf School - Langley WA campus
Registration Deadline is June 30th.
Stand Alone Summer Session - $2,688.00 (with the option to continue in the academic year session)
Program Structure and Calendar
Sound Circle Speech Schedule
In person days emphasize the activity of moving, artistic speech.
Daily in person schedule template:
In person dates:
Distance learning dates:
Daniel Stokes has worked within the Waldorf Education movement since 1975. He received his teacher training at Emerson College, England and a diploma for Speech and Drama in Sydney, Australia. He co-founded Mythos Storytellers and Looking Glass Theater which performed and led workshops in schools across Australia. Over the past 24 years Daniel has been a class teacher and has brought a love for the spoken word, specifically its use in the classroom, through courses in poetry, storytelling and drama in Waldorf training centers throughout the U.S. He currently lives with his wife in Portland and spends some of the year abroad training teachers and mentoring in Waldorf Schools.
Craig Giddens - A Goetheanum recognized speech artist since 1978, Craig has been a Waldorf class teacher, speech teacher and a mentor in Waldorf schools in both the U.S. and in Europe for more than fifty years. He was a founding member of the Center for Anthroposophy in New Hampshire, a founding member of the Speech School of North America, and has been a part of the faculty at the Antioch New England Waldorf Teacher Training since it began in 1982. He is currently teaching speech at Sound Circle Waldorf Teacher Training in Seattle and at the Waldorf High School Teacher Training in New Hampshire. He lives in Freeport Maine where he is mentoring Waldorf teachers and teaching speech at the Maine Coast Waldorf School.