Workshops

Open Workshops

Introduction to Devising

A one day workshop introducing Red Leap’s approach to devised visual theatre, exploring some of the tools and exercises we use to create new work. A highly physical workshop focused on strengthening physical awareness and connection, explore dynamics of play and impulse, learn how to build ensemble using a range of elements such as text, imagery, sound and basic materials. Open to all skill levels.
Saturday 6th July 2019, 10am-4pm
Corban Estate Arts Centre, Henderson, Auckland.
Ages 16+
$70.00 +GST
Limited places available, email your interest to ella@redleaptheatre.co.nz

Introduction to Puppetry

A one day workshop exploring the foundations of puppetry and object manipulation, and using this tool within a devising context. Explore the physical connection between object and performer, and the way to integrate object manipulation in your storytelling. Open to all skill levels and those new to exploring puppetry.
Sunday 21st July 2019, 10am-4pm
Corban Estate Arts Centre, Henderson, Auckland.
Ages 16+
$70.00 +GST
Limited places available, email your interest to ella@redleaptheatre.co.nz

School Workshops – 2019 bookings now open

A highly energetic and creative workshop developing devising techniques.

Participants will strengthen their physical awareness and connection, explore dynamics of play and impulse, learn how to build ensemble using a range of elements such as text, imagery, sound and basic materials. By provoking and inspiring this workshop strives for performers to find their strength, have a compelling presence on stage and equip you with ways to take ideas and turn them into great theatre.

 Residencies

A residency in schools working together to create an unforgettable production.

The residency runs over two terms. The first term focuses on regular classes exploring physicality, devising, imagery creation and seeding ideas. The second term is rigorous working intensively with the students and teachers to develop ideas and build an innovative production. Lighting, costume and sound requirements are to be supplied by the school.

We are able to offer International Residencies and workshops.

Teachers workshop – Auckland, December 3rd 2018 / Wellington, December 6th 2018

A one day workshop for teachers and facilitators. Register your interest now, limited places.

Using exercises, games and provocations we will demystify the devising technique. Participants will learn to offer practical suggestions to invigorate your students and generate interesting devised work. We will provide you with a variety of tools that can be effortlessly recreated in the classroom.

To register, contact ella@redleaptheatre.co.nz

 

For more information please contact Ella Becroft, Education & Outreach Manager 

Phone +64 9 837 2418

ella@redleaptheatre.co.nz