About the Festival 2020 Festival Programme Schools' Programme Joseph Coelho: Performance Poet - Schools event Joseph Coelho - performance poet Schools event for Years 3+ - ask your teacher Join Joseph Coelho on a fabulous and dynamic poetic journey. Find out how he uses memory and the natural world around him to inspire his work and discover some of the true stories behind many of his poems in his books Overheard in a Tower Block and A Year of Nature Poems. A poem for every month, this is a beautiful anthology of nature poems by best-loved children's poet, Joseph Coelho encourages a love for the natural world and the importance of looking after it. Joseph Coelho is a London-born poet and children's author. He features in 'Teach Poetry' a 10 part BBC online series that aims to make the writing of poetry fun and accessible to all. All of his work has poetry and an element of performance at their heart making his festival and school sessions dynamic occasions. ‘Winner of the Independent Bookshop Week Picture Book Award 2019 for If All the World were’ (Also Shortlisted for the inaugural Booktrust Storytime Prize) Tickets - contact [email protected] Booking for this event has now closed.