Rosalie and Ingrid are off to Bielsko-Biała in Poland to visit good friends at Teatr Grodzki in February. They shared one of their favourite devising methods, a ‘Julie Story’, and Teatr Grodzki used it to create their latest show. They will be putting on a special performance for Rosalie and Ingrid.
The next open access workshop for practitioners will be 10 – 12 on Wednesday 7 February at actacentre: an introduction to shadow puppetry and shadow theatre!
An opportunity to work with the acta artistic team. Regular sessions throughout the year; free to attend.
Local to global – How can locally created work resonate with audiences across the world?
Guest speakers announced for the next seminar on Friday 23 February, 1.30 – 4.30pm.
Thursday 14 December, 12 – 2, all welcome to join us in the Theatre Bar for mince pies and music. (Mince pie and hot drink, £1.50)
The next fabulous family seasonal cinema event in the acta Studio – for parents and pre-school aged children on Monday 11 December, Arthur Christmas (PG). A short family workshop for the under 5’s and a baby friendly screening, 10:15 – 12:30.
A festival of theatre made by refugees will be held on 26 – 29 March 2018. This next actacentre international theatre festival sets out to inspire, share learning and stimulate debate.
In Summer 2017, we worked with St Nicholas of Tolentine Primary on our Malcolm X Elders schools project. The Elders Theatre Company worked with the year 6 class to create a show inspired by their 2014 show, Ticky Picky Boom Boom.
We are delighted to announce that Maya Shakida Khatun and Aqeel Abdulla have been appointed as the two new half-time acta drama workers for the next academic year.
We are currently recruiting for a new one year workplace learning (acta Foundation) job, starting September, a Director’s Assistant. Deadline for applications 24 July.
Some excellent reviews of the show touring to actacentre theatre on Friday 21 July, 1.30 & 7.00pm, and a show trailer to watch too.