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Spring 2018 - Outer Space

Throughout the spring term, Perform will be running free interactive drama workshops for Reception, Year 1 & Year 2.  

Each workshop is led by an experienced DBS checked actor who plays the role of The Little Green Alien from Planet Saturn. They'll use story-telling, role-play, rhyme, song, and movement to take the children on a fascinating improvisation to Outer Space.

After completing an energetic astronaut training, the children will board a spaceship (that they’ll make themselves) and visit planets Venus, Mars, and Jupiter where they’ll experience and learn about the different physical environments before landing on the Moon and rescuing Planet Earth.

The workshops are 25-minutes long and each one is specially tailored to suit the ages and needs of the class.  As well as introducing the children to the joy of live improvised performance, the educational aims of the workshops are to:

  • Explore and learn about The Solar System, including planets, dwarf planets, Asteroids, Meteoroids & Comets.
  • Dance the Zero Gravity Groove Dance.
  • Sing The Moon Rock song.
  • Recite the Man in the Moon Tongue Twister 

All sessions require a school hall or large classroom. The workshops are fun, lively and completely free.

Please note, we are now fully booked for the spring term. Find out more about our summer term workshops or email us to register your interest.  

Seline was great, she managed to engage the children for the entirety of each session.

– Marie Nash

Every class thought the workshop was brilliant and all teachers were impressed. We thought it was pitched perfectly and could not fault it. All children were fully engaged, active and were transported to a jungle far, far away.

– Carol Snowden

These sessions are always most impressive. The leaders always have excellent control of the children and the children respond extremely well.

– Claire Copeland

Amazing! Great session, great energy - the children loved it!!!

– Handcross Park

The children thoroughly enjoyed the session. Every single child was engaged and enthusiastic! Thanks Kate for involving everyone and being so energetic!

– Dimitra Crowhurst

It was brilliant, the children really were engaged and involved with the activities. Thank you very much Tom!

– Haley Wells

The workshop was brilliant fun and Rebecca had a wonderful way with the children. It was great for me to watch the children join in in such a positive way and they had a fantastic time throughout.

– Samantha Ruck

Bethany was excellent, she had the children completely captivated.

– Juliette Nicholson

Superb, free workshop that the children absolutely loved. Thanks so much.

– Mrs Katherine Strong

Ashia worked very well with the 3 different year groups. She was well organised and prepared. The children really enjoyed the workshops and had great fun in getting involved with the drama activities.

– Mrs G Newson

The children always love the drama workshops and talk about them for weeks afterwards! Thank you!

– Tacey Attwell

Lizzie was fantastic with our Reception class. She very quickly had all the children engaged in her fairytale adventure and was able to keep really good control of the children during a very exciting lesson. Thank you Lizzie, we had a wonderful time.

– Julie Fileld

Laura was absolutely fantastic. All of the staff and children thoroughly enjoyed the sessions today! I can honestly say that my children were 100% engaged and enthused! I would highly recommended this to many other teachers/schools/parents. Thank you so much!

– Emily Jakeman

Punctual, professional, lovely relationship with the children...they all loved the Fairy Rap!

– Penny Stephenson

Great behaviour management and Olivia was very enthusiastic which the children loved. Thank you.

– Mandy Barnes

This was an excellent day and all the staff were really pleased with the content of the workshop, the lovely manner of Caitlin and the enthusiasm and enjoyment she instilled in the children.

– Angela Roach
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