Theatre: Visual Theatre and Devising Training with Shadowbox Theatre Company
15 - 20 Aug 2016 (Past)
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 email@example.com or 086 345 1457
or Mermaid Box Office directly on 01 2724030
The week is a chance to work with new people in a fun and supportive way