Intro to Devising Theatre (1-1.5hrs) S1+
Games, exercises, improvisation and devising; participants can learn and experience drama skills within a fun, relaxed and creative environment. Focus is on building group work skills and developing confidence while enhancing learning. Using specifically tailored theatrical exercises participants will develop ideas using a range of stimuli including props and costume.
WW1 (1-1.5hrs) S1+
Using a variety of stimuli young people will dramatically explore what life was like for both Soldiers fighting on the front line and the impact on those at home. Participants will be encouraged through drama exercises and techniques to produce their own creative response to the stimulus. A uniquely exciting and different way to engage with the topic providing opportunities for deepening understanding.
Shaken Up Shakespeare (1-1.5hrs) S1+
Using movement and character to bring Shakespeare to life. Explore themes and characters created by the Bard in a creative, accessible, fun and interesting way. Participants will look at themes from a selection of Shakespeare’s best known plays including: The Tempest, Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Macbeth. The focus of the workshop will be practical rather than text based.