Christmas with Dickens

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Covid-19

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 school for 25 years, supported by the Prince's Trust & Lottery Funded. We offer exciting workshops for UK Schools. We pride ourselves on high quality performance element in our workshops. 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 the UK's leading company for workshops.

All our workshop leaders have their DBS.

We offer:
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, Victorian Christmas Workshop & Brave Britain at War.

Shakespeare - All Hail Macbeth workshop for KS2 & Year7

Calamity Climate Change - Geography Workshop

Book a visit.

A WONDERFUL STORYTELLING INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP

Current School Trip Offer

AVAILABLE FROM 1ST DECEMBER TO 18TH DECEMBER.

CAN ACCOMMODATE A BUBBLE AT A TIME LASTING 45 MINUTES

COST £245 + VAT per workshop.

Enjoy an inspiring visit from Charles Dickens, listen to his interesting life and extracts from Oliver Twist & A Christmas Carol.

Packed full of Fun and will give you that Christmas Feeling.

The pupils will love this warm and Covid friendly workshop.

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Why book Theatre Workshop Ltd - Christmas with Dickens workshop for your school?

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Theatre Workshop visits your school. Take the stress out of booking a coach and organizing lunches. BOOK US.

Our workshops are carefully crafted to engage every pupil in the session. With fantastic historical characters, wonderful costumes and a packed full workshop, your pupils will be inspired to rush to the internet or pull a book from the shelf and immerse themselves in the topic.

We supply an in depth Resource pack for each workshop, recommended by TES resources website.

We can tailor each session to fit into your school timetable and adapt to most situations.

Which Curriculum Subjects do you cater for?

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The workshop leader will arrive at your school with this Festive Victorian Christmas pop-up theatre.

The pupils will meet a famous author who is well known for writing stories about Christmas.

Who might it be?

Dressed in Victorian costume he will perform short extracts from his work and encourage the pupils to take part. They may be chimney sweeps, cotton factory workers and or even match street seller.

The pupils will recreate historical events of the time.

• This is a fully interactive workshop.
• Covers Queen Victoria’s Life.
• Life as Victorian child.
o Free Teacher's Resource Notes
o Session last a morning or an afternoon
o Designed for inspiring a class at a time.

Cost: £195 + vat per workshop (session)
yvonne@theatreworkshop.co.uk

What activities are available during this educational workshop?

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The Victorian Christmas Workshop, has it all from meeting a strict Victorian teacher, listening to a snippet of one of Charles Dickens fabulous story's & acting out life as a Victorian child. The session can be tailored to fit into a morning or an afternoon.

What size groups do you cater for?

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The workshops are designed to accommodate a class at a time. We can adjust our number of audience to fit into the schools requirements.

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

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We have previously worked whit SEN pupils and it has been well received.

Anything else?

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All our company members have DBS


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Online Resources for School Groups

Educational Resources Available..


A collection of digital resources for teachers, from Theatre Workshop:

https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/theatreworkshop
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