INVOLVING LOCAL SCHOOLS
We offer schools matinee at some venues, which includes a 20 minute pre-show group workshop run by the members of the cast, to introduce the characters and themes to the students.
Schools Matinee Shows Times:
Higham Hill Hub, E17 5QT: Friday 17thJune, 12.30 – 2:30pm
Fellowship Square, E17 4JF: Friday 24thJune, 12.30 – 2:30pm
Leyton Jubilee Park, E10 7BL Friday 8thJuly, 12.30 – 2:30pm
We want to make these shows as accessible as possible and therefore are offering tickets at the heavily discounted price of £3.50 per child (full price children’s tickets are £8).
The pre-show workshops are designed by our artistic directors, Rosie Ward and Ursula Early.
Rosie runs educational theatre company, UpFront Theatre Company, which specialises in providing interactive workshops & plays exploring the PSHE Suggested Programme of Study for KS2, 3 & 4. She has worked extensively in educational theatre company, including The Young Shakespeare Company.
Ursula is an experienced workshop leader and facilitator and has designed and delivered an extensive range of acting and drama workshops for theatre companies and Drama Schools.
She has taught as an adult acting teacher for City Academy, She has Level 3 OCNLR Accredited Diploma in Leading Dance for Older People (course provided by Green Candle Dance Company). She is also currently on the professional development faculty of Dance Research Studio and teaches on their Professional Development Programme.
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