The Sensational Saxons & Vikings

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We have re-worked all our History workshops so that a visit from us to your school will meet with the Social Distancing guidelines.
One of our company members will arrive with the minimum of equipment (which will be disinfected on arrival and leaving the premises. Gloves to be worn.)
The workshop will take place in the school hall, where seats and benches will be spaced accordingly, the activity the children will be involved with, will be one that can be done on their own.
No contact will be made from our actor to the pupils or teaching staff.
We understand everyone’s concerns, but we will ensure a safe environment for the workshop to take place. And it will be still packed full of fun and facts and great value for money.
We are more than happy to work with you on how this can be managed for an engaging yet fun and informative workshop for the children.

Workshops available:
The Super Stone Age
The Amazing Greeks
The Entertaining Egyptians
The Sensational Saxons
The Troublesome Tudors
The Elegant Victorians
Brave Britain at War WWI & WWII

Theatre Workshop has been touring Schools for 25 years. With our Sensational Saxon & Viking pop-up theatre, we deliver high quality performance and workshop. All our leaders have been working in theatre and with children for many years. We can guarantee you will not be disappointed and that we are, by far, the UK's leading company for workshops.

All our workshop leaders have their Enhanced DBS.

We offer:
The Super Stone Age, The Entertaining Egyptians, The Amazing Greeks, The Resourceful Roman, The Sensational Saxons & The Vikings, The Troublesome Tudors, The Very Elegant Victorians, Brave Britain - World War II.

Shakespeare - All Hail Macbeth workshop for KS2 & Year 7.

Calamity Climate change - Science & Geography Workshop

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Why book Theatre Workshop Ltd - The Sensational Saxons & Vikings workshop for your school?

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The Sensational Saxons & the Viking Workshop, is well, sensational. It has the pupils gripped from the moment they meet a Saxon Woman who tell the story of Beowulf. Watch your pupils take part the re-telling of this powerful story. Meet a Viking Warrior who shows them how to row a Long Boat. All done in the comfort & security of your own school. The workshop will inspire pupils to continue doing research for themselves, develop their understanding of the past and have a great time participating in the drama activities.

Which Curriculum Subjects do you cater for?

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Take the stress out of organizing a school trip, our workshop comes to you.

With our Wow factor pop up theatre experience.

The Saxon & Viking Workshop is Packed full of fun & facts and has a real wow factor

Meet a Saxon who tells the gripping tale of Beowulf & what life was really like during those days.

Hear first-hand how the Vikings invaded these shores told by a Viking Warrior.

And if that’s not enough learn how to row a longboat & use a lucet.

· This is a fully interactive workshop
The pupils will be encouraged, by our experienced actor, to participate in acting scenes.

Teacher's Resource Notes are supplied.
We pride ourselves on value for money.
Cost: £195 + vat per session.
Duration a morning or an afternoon
BOOK NOW: 01270 627 990

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We provide and true insight into the Saxon & Viking times. See first hand how we use to live and what our lives use to be like.

What activities are available during this educational workshop?

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The Workshop is available all year round.

Choose from:
The Super Stone Age, The Entertaining Egyptians, The Amazing Greeks, The Resourceful Romans, The Sensational Saxons & The Vikings, The Troublesome Tudors, The Very Elegant Victorians, Brave Britain - World War II

Shakespeare's - All Hail Macbeth Workshop

Calamity Climate Change - Geography Workshop for KS2

What size groups do you cater for?

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We usually cater for a class at a time, however we understand the financial restrictions on schools and can adapt to suit.

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

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We have worked with many Special schools over the years and can amend out workshop to fit your school.

Anything else?

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Theatre Workshop offers great value for money. Is a wonderful educational asset to the national curriculum. Schools have booked us year upon year.

Cledford Primary - Theatre Workshop have been visiting our school for over 10 years. Fantastic.

Ladybarn school - We always book Theatre Workshop. Great Company.

St. Josephs School Manchester - We always look forward to a visit from Theatre Workshop. They delight and inspire.

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