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Visual Theatre training with Shadowbox Theatre Company

Theatre: Visual Theatre and Devising Training with Shadowbox Theatre Company

15 - 20 Aug 2016 (Past)

Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, Co Wicklow

This summer Mermaid Arts Centre will be running a week long programme in devising theatre for actors with intellectual disabilities.

SHADOWBOX THEATRE COMPANY in association with Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre

Summer Workshop in Visual Theatre and Devising

August 15th- 20th 2016, 10.30am – 3.30pm

This exciting week will be facilitated by Gemma Gallagher from Shadowbox and focus on exploring and devising theatre from our own ideas and reflections. We will use everyday objects to explore creating visual theatre drawing on instincts, thoughts and emotions. The week is a chance to work with new people in a fun and supportive way and will culminate in a public presentation on 20th August.

The workshop programme will run over 5 days and will explore Shadowbox’s tradition of creating visual theatre from the ideas of the actors. It will explore:

Heightening Sensory creativity and imagination, improvisation, use of music and sound in theatre, non verbal communication, ensemble work and Devising techniques.

Cost: €160. Places will be limited so please book as soon as you can.

Bookings: contact admin@shadowboxireland.com or 086 345 1457

or Mermaid Box Office directly on 01 2724030

Still image of participant at a Shadowbox Theatre Company Workshop

The week is a chance to work with new people in a fun and supportive way

Still image of participants at a Shadowbox Theatre Company Workshop

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