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May 2015

MaKeDRAMA

UK
Devon

Contact via our website

Drama Workshops

Throughout the year

Posted on 17/04/2015

 

St Chads All Stars

UK
Kilngreen Church, Diggle, Greater Manchester

Contact: Tickets £5 including a glass of wine
Interval refreshments available
Kate on 0789 082 6331

Costume Parade



1st May 2015

A celebration of costumes from a labour of love over twenty years by our late and much-missed Wardrobe Mistress Jean Radcliffe
Costumes for Hire
Come to the Costume Parade and see some of the many costumes available for hire to clubs, societies, and individuals

Posted on 01/04/2015

 

Backwell Playhouse Theatre Company

UK
North Somerset

Contact: Please visit NorthSomersetArts.org for more information.

Backwell Playhouse Open Day

Saturday 2nd May 10am-5pm

In association with the North Somerset Arts Week, we are opening our doors on Saturday 2nd May for a unique look at the inner workings and archival history of our delightful theatre.

Explore the Playhouse's Archive and learn about our history though photos and press-cuttings. Try your hand at operating the lights and see props and sets from past productions; you can even have a play with some stage makeup! Our bar and pop-up cafe will be available on the day to provide refreshments.

Come along and experience our wonderful Little Theatre In The Orchard!

The North Somerset Arts Week runs from the 1st to the 10th May and sees over 80 venues hosting over 320 artists, who give the public access to their creative arts.

Posted on 17/04/2015

 

FrigArtNow

Frigiliana, Spain

Contact: via website contact form here

Creative Arts Masterclass workshops delivered by highly acclaimed professionals

14 May & 29th May 2015

Creative Arts Masterclass workshops delivered by highly acclaimed professionals starts 14 May 2015

FrigArtNow Masterclass workshops are delivered by internationally renowned and award-winning artists, and take place in the breathtaking village of Frigiliana, a bustling creative hub in the Andalucía region of Spain.

The Masterclass workshops are each two-days long. Our package also includes associated materials, all food and refreshments, short tours of Nerja and Frigiliana, and also 3 nights in the ultra modern Mena Plaza hotel. The hotel is situated close to the Balcon De Europa with stunning views of the sea, and forms the centerpiece of the Old Town. Transport is provided between Nerja and Frigiliana but FrigArtNow does not take responsibility for booking flights or arranging travel insurance.

Prices and Packages

Standard Package:
• Full access to the 2-day Masterclass workshop
• Welcome pack and Workshop materials
• Price - €350

Premium Package:
• Three nights accommodation in Nerja in the Hotel Mena Plaza
• Meals, lunches and refreshments provided
• Full access to the 2-day MasterClass workshop
• Welcome pack and Workshop materials
• Daily transport to workshop venue
• Guided tours and complementary tapas tasting
• Price - €800

FrigArtNow does not take responsibility for booking flights or arranging travel insurance.

Current Offers and Discounts
We’re currently offering fantastic group discounts on all Premium Package tickets:
• Book 4 or more Premium Package tickets, get 15% off.
• Half Price Sale: Get 50% off Premium Package tickets! Our half-price sale is only on until 31 March 2015.
• Equity members receive 10% off Premium Package tickets.

We’re currently offering fantastic group discounts:
• Book 4 or more places, get 15% off.
• Book 7 places, get one free. Save €220 per ticket – that’s 27.5% off. But hurry because the sale ends Monday 15th March 2015.
• Equity members receive 10% off.

From Page to Stage (starts 14 May)
Presented by world renowned playwright Marie Jones, is a dynamic collaborative workshop wherein participants will get the opportunity to hear Marie’s personal creative journey, receive valuable guidance on working with directors and actors and advice on getting pieces performed.
Book Now

An Actor’s Journey From Script to Reality (starts 29 May)
Award-winning director and actor Ian McElhinney explores and develops the skills necessary to excel on stage and screen, from Shakespeare to contemporary drama.
The collaborative nature of our Masterclass workshops ensures that you will find this an extraordinary life changing and enriching experience. The location is unique, the content will inspire and the process will provide you with an invaluable insight into the creative process.
Book Now

Collaborative Learning
The collaborative nature of our Masterclass workshops ensures that you will find this an extraordinary life-changing and enriching experience. The location is unique, the content will inspire, and the process will provide invaluable insight into the creative process.

Posted on 10/03/2015

 

ANUBIS PRODUCTIONS

Frome Leisure Centre, Princess Anne Rd, Frome, Somerset BA11 2SA

Contact: Georgiana Neilson-Toy BA Hons & DBS cert.
Tel: 01373 836800 Email: george.toy@btinternet.com

KIDS DRAMA WORKSHOP



Sunday 17 May 2015, 2PM

Fun for Children 5+ years
ALL TICKETS £6 EACH

Posted on 15/05/2015

 

June 2015

Greater Manchester Drama Federation


UK
Altrincham Little Theatre, Oxford Road, Altrincham, WA14 2ED

GMDF One Act Play Festival

Contact: Any queries please don't hesitate to contact the One Act play Festival secretary Paul Cohen paul@gmdf.org

 

1st - 6th June 2015

The 2015 One Act Play Festival


The GMDF one act play festival is the leading North West one act play festival. It is now in it's 55th year - quite an achievement.The festival is held each year at various member theatres and GMDF are very grateful for their hospitality. The festival is not just for GMDF members, it is an open festival and we welcome all applications.
It's also a well organised, fun and friendly festival to enter, we have a Junior section for cast members up tp 14 years (Section A), a Youth section for cast members up to 15 - 18 years (Section B), an Adult section (Section C) and an Original play section (Section D). So as you can see something for everyone.There are awards for best actress, best actor and certificates of merit in sections A, B and C and across all sections there are awards for outstanding actor / actress, meritorious director, best comedy performance, best presentation and an adjudicator's award.
If your society doesn't usually enter the GMDF One Act Play Festival, why not consider giving it a go? You will be made very welcome and at the end of the day it's good experience all round. It's an excellent arena in which budding directors can cut their teeth and brilliant experience for actors who have never taken part in a competetive one-act play festival before.
The provisional entry form and rules are here and the full entry form is here.

Posted on 21/10/2014

July 2015

Black Box Theatre Company

UK
Stoke-on-Trent

Contact: please email blackboxtheatre@live.co.uk or call Ian on 07752 522 279 for more details

Black Box Theatre Company - Stoke-on-Trent Summer School 2015


August 2015

Every summer Black Box runs a Summer Theatre School, open to all ages and abilities, and without a doubt it is one of the creative highlights of our year. And this year it’s coming to Stoke
Applications for our Summer Theatre School are now open. Interested in joining us? Take a look…
Black Box are offering amazing drama workshops this August. Have fun and express yourself, whilst working with industry professionals to top up your skills.
Summer School Musical (Ages 9 – 16) Date and venue to be announced
Join us for a week of Summer Musical Mania, where you will be working with Black Box professionals in a professional environment. We will be working towards a small scale performance of a popular songs from the musicals at the end of this week-long rehearsal for invited friends and family.
£90 Early Bird rate (limited availability)
£120 full price
Shakespeare Summer School (Ages 12+) Date and venue to be announced
This summer we are offering an exciting week of workshops exploring Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
We will be working towards a small scale performance of an abridged version of the bards comedy at the end of this week-long rehearsal for invited friends and family.
Price £90
Adult Evening Summer School ( Ages 18+) Date and venue to be announced
Evening classes tailored for the older performer; almost identical to the younger persons workshop but slightly more intense over a smaller timeframe
Price £20 per session
Directing for the Stage Workshop ( Ages 18+) Date and venue to be announced
For the theatre director of the future, an intense three session course exploring directing for the stage from page to final performance. A practical hands-on series of workshops with performers as ‘guinea pigs’ allowing the participant to experience the real do’s and don’ts of professional directing.
Price £50
We do offer bursary places for the above, therefore, to discus these in more detail, or if you have any general queries please email blackboxtheatre@live.co.uk or call Ian on 07752 522 279 for more details
Please note that sessions will only run only if sufficient numbers take up the offer

Posted 05/05/2015

 

Colchester Theatre Group

UK
Headgate Theatre, Colchester

Contact: Please see www.colchestertheatrettroup.org or the CTG Facebook page for more details. Over 16s only.

Theatre workshops

Saturday 4th July 2pm to 5pm

This series of workshops will look at basic voice and acting techniques, movement, Shakespearian text and comedy, improvisation and up close and personal involvement. Featuring Paul T Davies, Tim Freeman, Charlie Morgan, Wendy Smith and Vicki Weitz.
Tickets: £8 (non-CTG members), £6 (CTG members).

Posted on 15/05/2015

 

Suffolk Skalds

UK
West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village, Suffolk IP28 6HG

Contact: Join our Facebook Group “Suffolk Skalds” Email: suffolkskald@yahoo.co.uk

Storytelling & Poetry Competition


Sunday 5th July

The annual Suffolk Skalds Competition is open to storytellers and poets of all abilities and persuasions. Come and tell or come and listen... Entry open to anyone who can tell a traditional story or read a poem of their own composition.
Just let us know you’re coming to enter... join our Facebook Group “Suffolk Skalds” or email us: suffolkskald@yahoo.co.uk

Posted on 01/02/02015

 

IUGTE

The workshop will take place in the XVth century castle, today the international multi arts centre, located in the beautiful Austrian countryside. Comfortable accommodation at the castle guest house and three meals per day are available for the group (bio vegetarian food as well).
Travel information:
Nearest airports: Graz or Vienna. From the airport participants can take a train.

Contact: To see full program details and application, please visit:
twitter.com/iugte_art
Directing admininfo@artscall.in.ua

International Directing Workshop

July 6-11

Intensive summer school recommended to directors, choreographers and artists interested in learning about ensemble building, directing, structuring the rehearsal process, applying new techniques and methodologies, networking with practitioners from different countries and finding future creative partnerships with like-minded people.
The training is designed as the multidisciplinary intensive lab with participation and practice together with performers from different parts of the world and various artistic techniques.
The working language is English.
Participants can receive the Certification.

Workshop schedule:

Monday July 6th:
From 13:00 - Group arrival and check-in.
16:50-17:00 - Short tour around the castle.
17:00-18:00 - First group meeting and introduction.
18:00-19:00 - Dinner.

Tuesday July 7th, Wednesday July 8th, Thursday July 9th:
7:00-8:00 - Warm-up in nature.
8:00-9:00 - Breakfast.
9:30-12:00 - Practical training.
12:00-13:00 - Lunch
13:00-14:00 - Break
15:00-18:00 - Practical training.
18:00-19:00 - Dinner
19:00-19:30 - Break
19:30-21:00 - Creative diary: evening lectures, discussions and creation.

Friday July 10th:
7:00-8:00 - Warm-up in nature.
8:00-9:00 - Breakfast.
9:30-12:00 - Practical training.
12:00-13:00 - Lunch
13:00-14:00 - Break
15:00-18:00 - Practical training.
19:00 - Finall buffet dinner & party - food, music and dance.

Saturday July 11th:
7:30-9:00 - Breakfast. 9:00 - Check-out and departure.

Posted on 19/05/2015

 

Drama League Ireland

University of Limerick

Contact: Booking Enquiries: to Jane 087 1238631

Summer School 2015
Residential



25th July - 1st August 2015

Director: Anne Mekitarian

Posted on 06/02/2015

 

Talentfest UK

UK
Cardiff City Stadium, Wales

Contact Judy@chasethestage.com for more information.

Talentfest UK 2015

28th June


A great opportunity to perform at Talentfest UK at Cardiff City Stadium.
Join us at this unique fun filled festival,enjoying workshops and taking part in the competition.
This is a great family day out, and tell your friends too.
Can you sing/dance or act,then this is the place to be,we would love to see you.
Urdang dance academy and Pineapple studios are sponsoring.
All information in the attached, ’About Talent Fest UK’

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August 2015

Tread The Boards

Clifton Moor Community Centre

Contact: For more info or to book email alison@treadtheboards.org or phone 01904 693661

Summer Holiday Workshop



3rd - 7th August 2015

AS YOU LIKE IT - a new musical for ages 6-16!
Full days available (8:30AM - 5PM) 25% sibling discount
Info here

Posted 14/05/2015

 

September 2015

Colchester Theatre Group

UK
Headgate Theatre, Colchester

Contact: Please see www.colchestertheatrettroup.org or the CTG Facebook page for more details. Over 16s only.

Theatre Skills Workshops - Up Close and Personal

Saturday 12th 2pm to 5pm

We welcome back professional director, Wendy Smith, who will get us involved in intimate and personal scenes without embarrassment. These workshops are ideal whether you are a complete novice or fancy a refresher. Over 16s only.
Tickets: £8 (non-CTG members), £6 (CTG members).

Posted on 15/05/2015

 


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Murder Mystery Events

Make your party go with a bang (or a scream, or a sort of strangled croak)

Available for parties and private events and fundraisers.

info@dying4dinner.co.uk