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Behind the Scenes

Life, love and longing in the time of Covid

March 1

For March’s Behind the Scenes we got three freelance ISTA artists together to talk about what life has been like for them since the pandemic started. We welcome you to a wonderful podcast with Greg Pliska (US), Jess Thorpe (UK) and Shane Jones...

Inspiration

The Bollywood dance experience

March 1

It can start with a toe tap, a finger sway or a shoulder shrug and suddenly, before you know it, you are up and moving to the music and beat of Bollywood dance and music. The style is a mashup of dance forms so it is easy to see why this dance form...

Theatre

Devised theatre – why does it take so long?

March 1

Originally posted www.seemia.com/blog/author/Robin-Paley-Yorke on 17th May 2018. Edited 21st February 2020. Cover photo credit: Evros _ The Crossing River, Seemia Theatre. Photo by Mina Toluei Azar Seemia Theatre, an international ensemble...

Curriculum

Diversity, equity and inclusion

March 1

Since early in 2020 we have been allocating resources to an ‘educate ourselves’ programme in relation to diversity, equity and inclusion. Educating ourselves as individuals as well as an organisation. This has included the formation of a working...

Curriculum

In the telling

February 1

Title and starting point In the telling… the identifying features and performance conventions of a range of different theatre forms and how these are used to tell stories. Cultural excursion Saalburg Roman Fort to be used as an inspiration...

Theatre

Why theatre matters; touched by the whisperings of the stars

February 1

However big or small, rich or poor, every school has a theatre at its heart. A space that gathers us together as students, teachers and parents but also as citizens, as a living community. A space which encourages public participation in cultural...