Get Creative

Activities and Workshops

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Blackpool’s Grand Theatre is a strong advocate for active and creative approaches, using drama and providing creative activities and workshops to explore stories.

 

Our current activities and workshops include;

 

 

HOLES by Louis Sachar

 

Are any of your classes thinking of studying the critically-acclaimed HOLES this year? Tied into the upcoming national stage tour of HOLES, Blackpool’s Grand Theatre have developed a package for schools; including a creative workshop with an artist developing understanding of themes and characters, and up to 30 tickets to see the production live at the Grand Theatre.

 

Downloadable information: Holes For Schools

 

This is a limited offer, with a limited number of tickets and workshops, so book quickly to avoid disappointment.

 

You’ll also find a huge amount of resources, including interviews with the Creative Team of HOLES.

 

HOLES by Louis Sachar, 5 to 9 May 2020, to book this offer call 01253 290 111, and ask for Creative Learning or email creativelearning@blackpoolgrand.co.uk.

 

 

Little Red Riding Hood by Northern Ballet

 

Teachers CPD Workshop (‘Bringing Stories To Life’) – Are you a KS1 teacher and looking for interactive ways to explore fairy tales with your class? Blackpool’s Grand Theatre and Northern Ballet are offering a free CPD opportunity to KS1 teachers, English/literacy leaders and PE (dance) leaders, focusing on bringing stories to life through movement, music and role-play.

 

Downloadable information: Teacher Workshop – Little Red Riding Hood

 

CPD session: Wednesday 5 February 2020, 4:30pm to 6:30pm

 

Northern Ballet’s Little Red Riding Hood, 18 April 2020, to book this workshop call 01253 290 111, and ask for Creative Learning or email creativelearning@blackpoolgrand.co.uk.

 

 

Libraries Workshop

 

Are you a library practitioner looking for ways to engage children and families with stories? Blackpool’s Grand Theatre and Northern Ballet are offering a FREE workshop opportunity to library staff, focusing on bringing stories to life through movement, music and role-play.

 

Downloadable information: Library Workshop – Little Red Riding Hood

 

CPD session: Wednesday 5 February 2020, 1pm to 3pm

 

Northern Ballet’s Little Red Riding Hood, 18 April 2020, to book this workshop call 01253 290 111 and ask for Creative Learning or email creativelearning@blackpoolgrand.co.uk.