Shadow Stories – Key Stage 2

Workshop Type:
Shadow Stories explores the weird and wonderful world of the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales. Participants will create their own modern take on these classic stories and create a shadow puppet play complete with sounds effects to perform at the end of the workshop. We will apply simple script writing and shadow puppet making techniques and learn everything involved in putting on a show. In some instances plays can be filmed and edited so participants can take home a DVD of their play.

Objective:
To explore science, art and literature in a creative way. To work together as a team to produce a performance. To build on friendships in diverse communities and encourage confidence and empowerment through the arts.

Age Range:
Key Stage 2 (7 – 11 yr olds)

Duration:
1 day (up to 6 hours) or 2 days

Capacity:
15 children

Themes:
Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales

Cost:
Please contact us to find out more about fees and booking.

Testimonial:
The workshop was suitable for the age group 10 – 11. It covered science (light and shadow, PUSCE (working in groups), Art and Literacy.” Year 6 teacher, Gainsborough Primary School, Hackney