Once Upon a Wolf – Literacy Tour – 2018

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So when writing our KS1 literacy show for World Book Day 2018 and beyond we were fascinated by the big bad rep the Big Bad Wolf has. Lots of children (my 8 year-old son included) is terrified of the Big … Continued

Twelfth Night – 2018

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Well the weather tried to beat us with the snow shutting schools both at the beginning and the end of the tour throughout March (seems weird writing about it now sat in the glorious April sunshine!) but we prevailed and … Continued

Anti-Bullying advice for schools

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The anti-bullying alliance have pointed out that due to the Brexit they are deeply concerned about rising levels of racism and the impact this will have on children in our schools and communities. Here is some advice for schools and immediate … Continued

Anti-Bullying – make PSHE compulsory

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As a member of the Anti-Bullying Alliance we are pleased to see that they have got behind the campaign to make PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education) statutory as a vital tool in bullying prevention. The campaign is being … Continued

New School Year – New Drama Workshops!

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Our pencils are sharpened, we have new shoes and  school has started again! We’ve had a busy summer delivering WWI centenary projects at the National Memorial Arboretum which was a site specific piece for the centenary and the children who took part … Continued

WWI Drama Day

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Aged 8 – 13 and enjoy drama? Come to the National Memorial Arboretum on the 16th August where we will be delivering a bespoke promenade Play in a Day to commemorate WWI as part of the centenary events. Opening in … Continued

Picture this…..Drama Game of the Week!

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Works well with any age. Good to use for stimulating imagination or for a calmingcool-down at the end of the session. Ask everyone  to spread out and then lay down facing the ceiling. Ask them to close their eyes and picture what you … Continued

Hoola Hoop! Drama Game of the Week!

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This is an oldie but a goodie for promoting teamwork & accomplishment. Get everyone standing in a circle holding hands. Place a hoola hoop on one person’s shoulder so that it is resting on their right or left shoulder at the … Continued

Where am I? Drama Game of the Week!

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This game can be used to simulate imagination & physicality. A great warm up if you are going on to do work which involves asking your group to imagine themselves in a different setting.  Ask everyone to walk around the space … Continued

Race! Drama Game of the Week!

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Does your group need a kick start first thing in the morning? This is a great energising warm-up activity to get everyone moving and awake!  Have everyone stand in a circle facing inward and tell the group that they are … Continued

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