Services

Your Performance Workshops

Your Performance provides professional Speech and Drama, Interview and Presentation Coaching workshops, for groups of all sizes. Emma is a Performance Coach and designs each workshop to cater to the individual or organisation. Workshops can be done at your workplace or a place that suits you. Contact Emma today to discuss your workshop options.

Speech & Drama Coach

Build confidence with brain gym activities

Speech & Drama coach

Purpose

Have fun, build confidence and learn relaxation and focus techniques with Brain Gym. Targeted Goal Setting done by the student is what directs Emma in her teaching style. Options to compete in speech and drama competitions, exams through Trinity College London or Speech New Zealand at junior, intermediate and senior level. Skills gained assist with NCEA Level 1, 2 and 3 Drama and English.

These skills can be applied to the Sheila Winn Shakespeare Festival for schools, school productions, house drama, debating contests and amateur theatre shows.

What do I learn?

Skills for life include; improvisation, storytelling, mime, role play, sight reading, prepared reading, poetry, presentation skills, monologue, theory, grounding and initial meditation skills. And the list continues…

All Speech and Drama lessons include an initial warmup of movement and voice. So initial dancing and singing skills are also explored.

Interview Coaching

Learn focus and relaxation techniques

Speech & Drama coach

Purpose

Builds confidence, learn relaxation and focus techniques though mime and Brain Gym. Work through relevant interview questions and role play scenarios. Discuss a planned To Do List the night before and day of your interview.

Sessions are designed for both students and adults, contact Emma for a price guide that best reflects your personal goals.

What do I learn?

Strategies that can be applied to your specific interview so you are well prepared for your interview day and are selected for your dream career role.

Presentation Coaching

For students and clients in the workforce

Speech & Drama coach

Purpose

Builds confidence, learn relaxation and focus techniques including Brain Gym, develop presentation techniques for informal or formal situations. Options are also available to sit exams for your Confidence and Professional Development. Exams include; Professional Speaking, Public Speaking and Communication, and Communicating in Leadership. Connect presentation skills to technology applied, Powerpoint. Discuss a planned To Do List the night before and day of your presentation.

Emma also crafts Presentations where the focus is on a different language. Clients and students who don’t speak English as their first language are also welcome to see how Presentation Coaching can benefit them.

Contact Emma for a pricing guide that best reflects your personal goals.

What do I learn?

How to tweak your presentation so your purpose is clear to your target audience.

Speech and Drama, Interview and Presentation Coaching are also available to children and adults with learning disabilities.
Emma targets these sessions in a positive learning environment.

Options available

Emma provides individual, pair or group lessons (maximum of four students in a group lesson). Lessons work in with school terms, lessons for children and adults from age four years onward. Contact Emma for a price guide that best reflects your personal goals.

Emma’s Career Development

Emma is a member of the Career Development Association of New Zealand; Drama New Zealand; Affiliate Member of Speech Communication Association; Emma has been a Speech Communication Association Council Member; Toi Whakaari, Nola Millar Library; and Voice and Speech Trainers Association, listed on the Professional index as a Voice Pro.

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“Emma was a pupil of mine for many years, she loved speech and drama and highly values the skills she gained and is passionate about passing these on”.
Speech & Drama Teacher