At The Court Theatre we believe that engagement with arts activity unlocks people's creativity and imagination. We love working with schools to provide bespoke creative workshops to suit your needs and learning outcomes. Here are some examples of work we have done in the past.
Get in touch with our Education Manager to discuss your needs and to get a quote Education@courttheatre.org.nz
Working with your class or group using creative team building techniques and exercises to grow a positive group dynamic. A fast and meaningful way to improve skills in listening, team work, giving and receiving feedback and creative decision making. Working with a professional theatre maker, these sessions can take place at your school or as part of a visit to the theatre.
An interactive storytelling workshop where children are actively encouraged to develop their own storytelling talents. Activities include oral storytelling, drama, improvisation, performance skills and poetry and will be tailored to your group of children.Storytelling engages children in a fun filled and imaginative learning experience. Working with a professional theatre maker, these sessions can take place at your school or as part of a visit to the theatre.
Go behind the scenes at The Court Theatre. Take a guided tour that visits the various departments that bring a show to the stage and hear anecdotes from The Court's history. A fantastic experience for students preparing for their own production.
A workshop leading teachers through exciting drama activities for use in the classroom. Sharing activities in role play, characterisation, improvisation and performance that develop children’s speaking and listening skills, confidence, and oral and written communication. It will explore the potential of drama for teaching other curriculum subjects such as maths and science.