act your age

acta’s innovative seminar programme continues on Tuesday 15 July, 1.30 – 4.30pm at acta centre, at which we will be joined by one of our Grey Matters EU project partners, Sering VZ from Belgium, who will present a film of their recent show, Viewmaster, for a conversation about intergenerational community theatre,

Finally a seminar that shared current participatory practice & encouraged all to discuss – Jonathon Petherbridge, London Bubble, on first acta foundation seminar.

The seminar will provide an opportunity to consider how different companies and practitioners approach making theatre with children and adults working together.This type of work is growing in popularity and importance and the seminar will examine key issues and practical solutions:

What are the benefits of bringing different ages together to make theatre, what are the pitfalls, and how can you deal with them?

How do you find a theatre language that young people and older people can both understand, and a place where communication can take place?

What is the best way of involving and valuing older people in this work?

For those who missed the first seminar on, devising community theatre, with script, or without, please see download below for a transcript of the conversation:

Seminar April 14 Transcript – final

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