Extreme Arts: Theatre Intensive ‘Superorganisms’
Join outstanding teachers and performance artists David Maney and Hayley Lawson as they explore the wonderful world of physical theatre.
Over four action-packed days of theatre games, clowning, shadow puppetry, mime, set construction and costume design, David and Hayley will invite their group of young participants to band together to explore the theme ‘Superorganisms’ as inspiration for an explosive theatrical production.
Suitable for children aged between 6 – 12 years.
The performance will be on Thursday 12 July at 2:30pm. Friends and family welcome.
WHEN: Four day program, Monday 9 – Thursday 12 July, 10am – 3pm
Before Care: 8:30am – 10am
After Care: 3pm – 5pm
Please note: please book in before care and after care at time of booking as service depends on bookings received.
VENUE: Footscray Community Arts Centre
Earlybird (Before 31 May)
4 days: $240 full / $190 concession
Standard (From 1 June)
4 days: $300 / $230
Before care: $8 / After care: $15
Please note: Children take three breaks during the day. Please pack enough snacks and lunch.
About FCAC Tutors:
Dave is a writer, performer and teaching artist based in Melbourne. He’s studied physical theatre and clown at St Martins Youth Arts Centre, John Bolton Theatre School and with Giovanni Fusetti. He’s a member of award-winning comedy ensemble PO PO MO CO.
Hayley made her acting debut as Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz at age 8. The stage has been her passion ever since. After studying Dramatic Arts at Taranaki School of Drama in NZ, she then went on to study Bachelor of Theatre Arts at La Trobe University in Melbourne. Hayley worked for Helen OGrady’s Drama Academy as a drama tutor and also runs her own children’s theatre group DramaworX.
Presented as part of FCAC’s Arts Learning Program.
1 – Image by Jessica Ibacache.