Explore the Aberdeen Performing Arts programme through one-off workshops and take part in exciting opportunities!

 

Touchstone Workshop: Curious Incident

His Majesty's Theatre, Thursday 10 August 2017 | For Professionals working in an Arts context

In this Curious Incident Touchstone workshop, our aim is to expand your skillset, build your confidence when working with Autistic Learners, and leave you with the skills to create a fully functioning dynamic drama workshop, which is ready for you to deliver.

The session will give an introduction to Touchstone’s methods, structuring each workshop to help the learners flourish, the importance of creating the ideal environment, adapting your favourite exercises, and delivering an end of project sharing. In addition, all participants will receive a hand out documenting the key elements of session.

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Creative Learning Resources: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

His Majesty's Theatre, Tuesday 8 - Saturday 12 August 2017 | Ideal for teaching students in S1-S4

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is an entertaining and engaging live theatre experience for students and teachers. Based on Mark Haddon’s best-selling novel, the play follows Christopher Boone as he tries to solve the mystery of who killed Mrs Shear’s dog. An extensive range of online resources, designed to enhance students’ understanding of the production is available to support your visit to the theatre.

For more information please visit curiousonstage.com/learning
The National Theatre’s Learning programme on tour is generously supported by The Dorset Foundation

 

Creative Learning Resources: Curious Incident Design Challenge

His Majesty's Theatre, Tuesday 8 - Saturday 12 August 2017 | Ideal for teaching students in S1-S4

To coincide with the UK and Ireland Tour of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, starting January 2017, National Theatre Learning, in partnership with Creative & Cultural Skills, have set an exciting Design Challenge for students: Students have the opportunity to design a scene from the play and receive feedback, support, and advice from professional designers.

For more information please visit curiousonstage.com/learning/design
Register your interest by emailing programmes@ccskills.org.uk

 

Creative Learning Resources: Jane Eyre

His Majesty's Theatre, Monday 28 August - Saturday 2 September 2017 | Ideal for teaching students in S5-S6

Sally Cookson’s thrilling adaptation the classic Jane Eyre is a fantastic production for students studying English and Drama. Almost 170 years on, Charlotte Bronte’s story of the trailblazing Jane is as inspiring as ever. This bold and dynamic production uncovers one woman’s fight for freedom and fulfilment on her own terms. A range of short films and PDF resources are available to support your students’ visit to the production.

For more information please visit nationaltheatre.org.uk/backstage/janeeyre
The National Theatre’s Learning programme on tour is generously supported by The Dorset Foundation


Archived Resources

Education Resource Packs for Schools: Horse McDonald: Careful

The Lemon Tree, Saturday 29 April 2017

Scottish singer-songwriter Horse McDonald’s new biographical play - an inspirational story of how music helped her triumph over bullies, prejudice and her struggles with sexual identity.

To download the Horse McDonald: Careful Education Pack, click here