30 NOV - 3 DEC 2020

An online professional development week for educators. Join MTC staff and artists for a series of 90min after-school workshops. Each workshop's special guest will nurture your inner artist with:

  • insights into their work at MTC and their theatre-making process
  • activities to get your creative juices flowing
  • access to a Q&A session during the workshop, and digital resources to use later in your classroom

MONDAY

DIRECTING

With Sarah Goodes (MTC Associate Artistic Director) and Petra Kalive (MTC Associate Director). Hear more about the directors' approach to theatre-making with examples from the rehearsal rooms of MTC productions. A dedicated time for Q&A will be included, and participants will have access to digital resources about directing.

Monday 30 November
4pm - 5.30pm

TUESDAY

SET DESIGN

With Jacob Battista (Associate Designer on Shakespeare in Love). Hear more about the set designer's work behind-the-scenes, with insights into their process and tips on how to design for the stage. A dedicated time for Q&A will be included, and participants will have access to digital resources about set design.

Tuesday 1 December
4pm - 5.30pm

WEDNESDAY

COMPOSITION & SOUND DESIGN 

With Clemence Williams (Torch the Place, Heisenberg, Arbus & West). Hear more about the composer/sound designer's approach to creating music and sound for theatre, with insights into the processes and technology they use. A dedicated time for Q&A will be included, and participants will have access to digital resources about sound design.

Wednesday 2 December
4pm - 5.30pm

THURSDAY

ACTING 

With Fiona Choi (Torch the Place, Golden Shield, The Lady in the Van). Hear more about the actor's approach to theatre-making, with examples of rehearsal techniques and performance skills they use in their work. A dedicated time for Q&A will be included, and participants will have access to digital resources about acting.

Thursday 3 December
4pm - 5.30pm

Digital Resources

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HOW DOES IT WORK?

Each session will be delivered live via Zoom. Just click the link from your email confirmation to join and enter your password. These sessions will not be recorded.

These PD sessions address the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers 2.1, 2.6, 6.2, 6.3 and 7.4. 

This event is exclusively for educators. We welcome registrations from teachers, CRTs, pre-service teachers and those with a non-practising registration.

 

PRICING

Workshops are $45 each (including GST). 50% discount for pre-service teachers.

Bookings are now closed.

Enquiries: education@mtc.com.au

 

The Teacher as Artist Digital PD Week is supported by the Gailey Lazarus Charitable Foundation and the Victorian Department of Education and Training.

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PHOTOGRAPHY: Lisa Maundrell, Deryk McAlpin & Brett Walker.

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