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All of our workshops are available online and can be live streamed into classrooms, halls and homes. COVID related cancellations are available at short notice as long as workshops can be rescheduled for later in the year.

The Drama Hut offer on-site and online workshops across a broad spectrum of curriculum topics encouraging learning in a creative environment All our team are professional actors, trained both in facilitation and performance. They have experience working with children of all ages and share a common passion through learning through drama. All facilitators are DBS checked and implement The Drama Hut CPP (Child Protection Policy).


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Current School Trip Offer

10% discount off full day bookings - 4+ workshops

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Why book The Drama Hut - Maya Workshops workshop for your school?

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Through drama activities, we are able to transport children back to an ancient time, encouraging them to use their imagination and creativity outside of the classroom. We can work with up to 30 children at any one time and all we require prior to our visit is a clear space to work in and a member of staff to observe or join in the experience.

Which Curriculum Subjects do you cater for?

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Curriculum topics available: Mayan Civilisation.

Travel back in time with our professional actor who takes on the role of Sally Spade, our enthusiastic archaeologist to explore this fascinating period of history. Play our fast-paced 10 second picture game, depicting life and famous structures during this period. Re-create the story of “The Hero Twins” from the Popol Vuh. Explore Maya religion and the specific roles the Gods, Kings and Priests played during this period by playing ‘Guess the God’ and prepare with music and dance, a ritual ceremony of a willing victim for human sacrifice!

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We use drama games, role play, improvisation, music and dance in our workshops.

What size groups do you cater for?

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We can work with up to 30 children at any one time for a minimum of 60 minutes. We offer special day rates for multiple classes and can deliver two different topics to different year groups on the same day, helping to manage tight school budgets.
All we require on the day is the school hall or similar to work in and a member of staff to observe the session/s.

How does safeguarding work for this online workshop?

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We discuss each booking prior to our visit to determine the best method of online delivery and sessions may or may not be recorded.

What technology/devices/type of internet connection do schools need?

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An internet connection and ideally one big screen that the children can view the workshop from.

Do you cater for visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?

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yes

Anything else?

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“We have used The Drama Hut on several occasions to help enrich and inspire the children’s experience of the curriculum. All facilitators have been well prepared and able to use their dramatic skills to deliver well-pitched and interesting workshops. Children are always excited after the session and are able to speak confidently about what they have learnt.”

Marie Hedges, Orleans Primary School, Middlesex

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As well as continuing to offer our workshops onsite to schools, we are now able to offer our workshops live and online where schools are out of our geographical reach or where COVID19 is causing restrictions within the school environment. Please contact us or visit our website for further information.

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