Slam winning poet, beatboxer, musician, live looping artist: Word Guerrilla opens up poetry, performance and the power of language with humour, sensitivity, openness and compassion. As a former primary school headteacher and educator, Word Guerrilla understands the importance of empowering young people with language and words. Through the power of language words, World Guerrilla enables all ages to become inspired, think critically and develop creatively.

Word Guerrilla can work with all age ranges and stages, from nursery settings to 6th form colleges, creating bespoke days to meet the needs of a given organisation.

“Wow!! David Bowden, aka Word Guerrilla, is a must for any school.”

Danielle Palmer, English Lead, Oxley Primary School, Leicestershire 

“If you are  thinking of booking David for your school- DO IT!”

Denise Horton, English Lead, King’s Cliffe Endowed Primary School

“The Word Guerrilla is one of the most inspirational people to children and adults alike. With his incredible words, joyful music and fun nature his visit to school is something we look forward to.”
Amy North, Class Teacher, Belton CE School

Additional details

  • Maximum number per session:Word Guerrilla can perform to the entirety of the school. Workshops are ideally suited to 30 learners per session but can be adapted to reach an audience of 90.
  • No of sessions per day:6
  • Session length:40-60 minutes
  • Areas covered:Word Guerrilla will develop a day of performance and workshops based on your needs. Writing poetry about wellbeing, British Values, saving the name a theme and he will develop a day for you.
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