The Isaac Theatre Royal are teaming up with Canvas Bag Drama School to present an exciting two-day Intensive School Holiday Drama Workshop!
Take the plunge and learn essential improvisation skills through a selection of high powered and fun games, dabble in musical theatre including voice work and contemporary choreography in the beautiful surroundings of the majestic Isaac Theatre Royal. Learn how to focus ideas using devising, script writing and character development. Finally act it out and finish the whole course with a workshop performance for parents at the end of Day 2.
We’ll supply costumes, props and musical percussion instruments and anything we can lay our hands on!
You’ll supply energy, a willingness to learn, and bundles of imagination!
Annabel has done drama throughout her childhood and found a passion for teaching performing arts. She trained at Excel School of Performing Arts in Auckland and then for the successive two years, at Hagley Theatre Company in Christchurch. Annabel taught year nine and ten drama while attending high school and has run holiday programme drama workshops through various organisations. Annabel brings energy and excitement to her teaching and loves bringing out imagination and creativity in children. Annabel is currently a teacher at Canvas Bag Drama School and is completing her bachelor’s degree in Teaching and Learning in Primary School Education at Canterbury University.
Josiah believes that involvement with the arts is a journey of constant learning, central to his belief system as an artist is openness, honesty, and punctuality. He is an author of poetry and prose; with his first book coming out in 2019 and his second scheduled for release in late 2020. Josiah’s practice has embraced amateur theatre, combined with the occasional professional or semi-professional role. Currently he is studying towards a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Anthropology – fuelled by a keen interest in people and what makes them tick.
Applications and payment need to be submitted by Monday 13th July. Spaces are subject to availability.