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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
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