Glasgow Events

Forthcoming events
> Talks & Q&As
> Get Set For The Games
> Private Peaceful
> Singing In The Rain
> Edward Scissorhands
> Peter Pan Relaxed Performance
> Go Dance 14
> Once Upon A Time…
> Dance Off
> Snozzcumbers and Whangdoodles
> Lord of the Flies
> Summer School
We also offer the following workshops all year round:
> Drama Lab
> Theatrical Make-Up Workshops
> Musical Theatre Masterclasses
> Behind the Scenes Tours
> Build Your Own Musical
> CPD Workshops for Teachers
> Scottish Singalong

Talks and Q&As
> Lord Of The Flies Fri 13 Jun (Post 7.30pm)

Private Peaceful Thu 26 Jun (Post 11am)

One Man, Two Guvnors Thu 3 Jul (Post 7.30pm)

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Get Set For The Games
> A mystery adventure in which athletes, volunteers and organisers must work together for success …with a performance at the finish line!Voice and movement, script work and character creation form the basis of this specially devised Games-themed workshop series with performances. The children will devise and rehearse this unique script full of fun with dramatic roles for all.

Suitable for Primary and S1-3, 6 sessions, 90 min, £75 per session.

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Private Peaceful
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King’s Theatre Wed 25 – Sat 28 Jun

Drama workshop using games and creative tasks to explore Michael Morpurgo’s award winning story. Perfect for primary and lower secondary.
£85 + vat, 90 mins (max 30)

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Singing In The Rain
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Theatre Royal Tue 12 – Sat 23 Aug

High energy dance workshop led by a member of the company with a routine from this smash hit production. For schools, colleges, community or dance groups. £90 + vat, 90 mins (max 30)

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Edward Scissorhands
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Theatre Royal Wed 16 – Sat 22 Nov

Explore the themes, characters and
choreography of Matthew Bourne’s magical production. Creative work, repertoire & Q&A.
£300 + vat, 2 – 3 hrs

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Peter Pan Relaxed Performance
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Wed 7 Jan 2015 11am

Relaxed performances are specifically designed to welcome people with a learning disability, Down’s Syndrome, Autism Spectrum Condition or sensory and communication disorders. There is a relaxed attitude to noise and movement and some small changes made to the light and sound effects.  Visual stories and familiarisation visits will be available before the performance.

Schools and Groups 0844 871 7602

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Go Dance 14
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Go Dance 14, the 7th annual festival celebrating excellence in community dance, returns to the Theatre Royal in a prime, new summer slot. The week showcases an explosive array of thrilling new work from dance groups across Scotland and promises to be the
ultimate dance event of 2014. With a different programme over five nights and more than 1,000 dancers of all ages performing on stage, Go Dance 14 is a wonderful celebration of the joy of dance in all its forms. If you love dance, then Go Dance!

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Musical Theatre Masterclasses (available all year round)
> Vocals, choreography and script work to link in with popular musicals Hairspray, Legally Blonde, Grease and Fame or one of you choice. Ideal for groups of all levels as workshop can be tailored to meet the needs of your group.

Cost : from £160 plus vat per workshop (2 hours)
Book Now
: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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Summer School
> Want to perform on the Theatre Royal stage? Or get behind the scenes? A five day musical theatre course led by industry professionals and supported by our resident technical crew. Whether you want to improve performance skills, or haven’t had much experience, this is the course for you.

Daily 10am – 4pm

Doors open 9.30am

Ages: 8-16
Cost:
£130

Performance: Adults £6, Kids £4
Book Now
: 0844 871 7648 (bkg fee)

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Behind the scenes tours
> How glamorous are the dressing rooms? Are there any ghosts? How has the theatre changed over the century? Staff will come to your school to deliver a talk about the theatre or come to us and we’ll take you on a tour around the theatre, exploring the history of the theatre, basic technical aspects and theatrical superstitions.Just over an hour in length, these sessions are an excellent way to learn more about the Theatre Royal and the King’s Theatre; Scotland’s only Grade A listed theatre.

You can book a talk or tour any time or combine a tour with a matinee performance.

Tours are £50 although this fee is redeemable against a group booking.

Talks and tours are subject to availability so please book well in advance by emailing glasgowgroups@theambassadors.com

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Once Upon A Time…
> Delightful interactive story-telling workshop to spark children’s imagination using drama games, movement, sound and character. Themed to The Gruffalo, The Very Hungry Caterpillar or a childhood classic of your choice.

Suitable for Early years – P2

Time: 1hr
Cost:
£80 +VAT

 


Book Now
: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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Dance Off
> Choreography from your favourite stage show including Grease, Hairspray, High School Musical or the latest moves from current music videos. Ideal for groups of all levels of abilities.

Suitable for All ages
Time: 1.5hrs

 

Cost: £90 +VAT

 

Book Now: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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Snozzcumbers and Whangdoodles
> Explore the magical and eccentric world of Roald Dahl through musical theatre performance workshops,bringing to life the children’s own versions of The Twits, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach or The Witches through drama, singing and movement.

Suitable for Primary + Secondary

Time: 1.5hrs

 

Cost: £90 +VAT

 

Book Now: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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Lord of the Flies
> Lord of the Flies is a unique project that brings together dancers from Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures and young men from across Scotland in an extraordinary stage adaptation of William Golding’s classic novel at the Theatre Royal in June 2014.In early 2014 we will be launching a large-scale community project to find young, local talent.

To register interest please contact Creative Learning on 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email creativelearningglasgow@theambassadors.com.

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Theatrical Make-Up
> Did you know we deliver in school Theatrical Make-Up workshops? Loved by boys and girls, and the occasional teachers group these come with many themes. Casualty Special Effects, Pantomime Characters, Zombie Thriller, Theatrical Aging, Fantasy Creatures or anything else you can think of! Just ask us; we can tailor them to your group.

For ages

8 – 16 yrs old (up to a maximum of 16 in a group) 

Time: 2 hours

 

Cost: £160 per workshop (2 hours)

 

Book Now: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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Build Your Own Musical
> Create your very own piece of musical theatre from scratch! Working with a theatre director and composer, through a series of games and exercises in devising and song-writing, discover how it is possible to create something from nothing through strong team work and group challenges. Perform your piece to an audience at the end of the day.

Cost from £150 plus vat, max 33

 

Book Now: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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CPD Workshops for Teachers
> Full day or half day professional development course for primary school teachers led by a qualified vocal coach and theatre practitioner. Equips staff with skills to deliver healthy and suitable music and drama activities for their school and explores techniques and repertoire for your age group.

Cost:

£225 plus vat full day £140 plus vat half day. 

Book Now: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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Scottish Singalong
> Singing voices at the ready in this engaging and nostalgic workshop. Perfect for care homes and community groups, this interactive event takes a trip down memory lane exploring childhood songs, tunes from the tenements and songs of the Clyde.

Cost:

1 hr, £150 plus vat 

Book Now: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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Drama Lab
> Bespoke workshops devised to compliment and enrich learning in the classroom will focus on physical and vocal exercises, explore plot and narrative, character development, and improvisation.Can be booked as a one-off workshop, a block or ‘A Play in a Day’. Tailored to curriculum topic themes.

Resource packs available for production linked activities.

For

P1 – S6

Book now: Contact Creative Learning 0141 240 1309 / 10 or email: alisoncowan@theambassadors.com

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