National Theatre’s latest selection of Primary and Secondary offerings

Date Posted: 14/07/2015

The National Theatre’s Clore Learning Centre has announced its latest workshops and productions for Primary and Secondary school students.

The Clore’s education sessions are designed to inspire pupils with the skills of its backstage production departments and the work on its stages.

Primary Schools

The Make Theatre Days are an interactive introduction to theatre making and the backstage world of the National Theatre for Years 4 – 6.

I Want My Hat Back: A creative learning programme for Primary combining CPD for teachers and classroom resources with tickets to a performance of I Want My Hat Back.

The Comedy of Errors: An in-depth programme for Primary schools with a focus on literacy for Years 4 – 6 accompanies the production.

Secondary Schools

Next Stage Days are a chance for students to bring a piece of work in progress to the NT and get specialist input on voice and movement from NT staff and artists.

Workshops, designed to support drama and theatre studies at KS3, KS4 and post-16, are available on acting, directing or design and can focus on any production in the current NT repertoire.

In addition, Archive Learning Days are free sessions exploring key NT productions and genres.

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