shutterstock_519888343.jpg

Workshops

Think Like a Designer Workshops are for GCSE & A-Level Students and provide an engaging and stimulating introduction to the professional practice and processes of theatre design.

All Workshops are two hours long, include a Workbook for students to complete as an editable PDF, focusing on the fundamentals of one design discipline.

Script extracts used in these sessions will be chosen by the school- from either The Crucible by Arthur Miller or Machinal by Sophie Treadwell. 

Set Design Workshop

shutterstock_1818731588.jpg

An engaging and creative session, introducing students to the fundamentals of set design. Students will learn how to analyse a script as a set designer and design a scene from a play text in different stage spaces. They will experiment with ground plans and basic 3D model-making and present their creative ideas at the end of the session.

Read the Bios of Set Designers Richard Cooper and Sam Beal

  • Cost- £230

  • Duration- 2 hours

  • Includes a Digital Student Workbook

Costume Design Workshop

shutterstock_143799835.jpg

A stimulating, fast-paced Workshop which introduces students the fundamentals of costume design. They will experiment with mark-making and explore different fabrics & textures. They will learn how to analyse a script extract as a costume designer, then build towards creating and presenting a costume at the end of the session, using a range of materials and resources.

 

Read the Bios of Costume Designers Sophie Donaldson and Sam Beal 

  • Cost- £230

  • Duration- 2 hours

  • Includes a Digital Student Workbook

Sound Design Workshop

shutterstock_1373387927.jpg

Students will have so much fun exploring live sound effects in this innovative Sound Design Workshop! They will learn how to analyse a script as a sound designer, know how to create sounds in the style of Radio Dramas, before moving on to explore a script extract practically, using Foley Sound Techniques. 

Read the Bio of Sound Designer Eva Collins Alonso

  • Cost- £230

  • Duration- 2 hours

  • Includes a Digital Student Workbook

Lighting Design Workshop

shutterstock_1418740013.jpg

Students will learn the fundamentals of Lighting Design in this active, creative workshop. Our professional designers will use Capture software to demonstrate a range of lighting effects. They will explore angles, direction and colour practically and build towards creating designs for a script extract in the final presentations. 

Read the Bios of Lighting Designers Josh Tomalin and Edward Saunders 

  • Cost- £230

  • Duration- 2 hours

  • Includes a Digital Student Workbook