To give students a workshop experience, with the emphasis on building confidence, team skills, improvisation and informal performance.  Develop skills of self-presentation related to the growth of confidence. To enable students to take ownership of ideas and to test out  their own opinions through exploration of fictional scenarios and social and cultural issues.  To encourage healthy emotional well-being through engaging in laughter and fun.

Year 7

  • Improvisation starter skills
  • Commedia del Arte
  • An exploration of genre
  • Performance skills

Year 8

  • Improvisation from a range of stimulus items
  • Developing a script
  • Exploration and development of a character

Year 9

  • Conflict resolution
  • Exploring a text
  • A look at current affairs
  • GCSE Bridging Units