8th March to 10th March 2019
Drama, the Universal Language
*Please Note, The cost of each weekend course is £250, this includes, the course fees, food, accomodation and light refreshments. The workshops will only take place if a minimum of 10 people register per course.
*Although each of the courses has their own itineray and dates, we have created a general itinerary common to all this includes 3pm to 5pm on day of arrival, warm welcome, by course co-ordiantor and hosts, and intro and Q & A with course tutor. Please do not hesitate in contacting us for more details.
|CONTENT FOR AFTERNOON, MORNING AND EARLY EVENING SESSIONS|
|FRIDAY||Introduction – Games / Expectations / Skill Sharing|
Warm Ups – physical, vocal and creative
Sound Bath work with vocals/sounds
Physicality on stage and meanings non-verbal
Using stimulus from environment and some elements principles of world theatre i.e. kabuki / Commedia explore story telling and how we use language in theatre
Devise and Develop
Utilising stories and elements from morning sessions devise and develop performance/sharing pieces consisting of group work, duologues and/or monologues
Create a Narrative Collage
Facilitated by Drama Practitioner this will form the structure of the ‘Sharing Performance’
Rehearse and Run Throughs, Prepare for performance
Feedback and Evaluation Session
|THE TUTOR- Mikyla Durkan|
Mikyla Durkan has worked as a theatre practitioner director, actor and producer, both in the UK and abroad, over the previous 11 years. She specialises in devising. She received a 1st class degree from Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts in 2005. She has recently studied with Dario Fo in Italy, exploring elements of theatre and performance alongside several other practitioners including Mario Pirvano and Jacopo Fo.
She has produced over 100 shows at varied venues in England and Italy including extensive directorial work, design; costume, set, marketing FX design and operation, stage management and devising.