5 training courses found
Teaching Shakespeare can be so much fun! This popular one-day course outlines a practical approach for teaching Shakespeare to children and young people from key stage 2 right up to teenagers and adults. We explore a range of enjoyable and accessible drama games and strategies that will quickly get students involved in the world of the play and enable the teacher/practitioner to explore character, language and staging ideas through practical methods.
Commedia dell’arte is a highly effective tool for students of all abilities and ages. It is a template that can be applied to classical text or contemporary theatre making.
This one-day drama INSET course immerses you in activities and ideas which you can take back and use immediately in the primary school classroom or drama club. The focus is on the use of drama strategies to support the revised primary curriculum, including still images, teacher in role, hot-seating, ten-second objects, thought-tracking and many more.
In this stimulating one-day workshop author and director David Farmer outlines a playful approach to directing. He explores how drama games can be used to develop characters, extend acting skills and create imaginative stagings of scenes.
Do you teach drama? Are you an arts professional working with children or young people? Do you need an injection of inspiration for your lesson plans? Rachael Savage, Artistic Director of Vamos Theatre, the UK’s leading full mask theatre company, offers this one day interactive and practical workshop sharing the mask techniques used in Vamos’s award winning theatre shows. Professional masks will be supplied for use during the day.