Ultra Short Films at Derby QUAD

  Film Challenge Challenge to William Allitt students: Create 10 films in 2.5 hours! Destinations Arts spent a morning and afternoon helping Y10 students from William Allitt School to make film trailers at Derby QUAD. Students used iPad cameras to explore the different techniques for capturing footage. Using iMovie software to sequence their shots students created …

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Othello Performance Workshop: Day 2

The Performance Nottingham based actor Christopher Macauley joined us to play the role of Iago. Chris, a graduate of 1623 theatre’s Trainee Actors Course, was able to bring a new energy to our explorations of Othello. During the Othello workshop we discussed Iago’s motivations, and the fact that racism drives much of his diabolical machinations! We …

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Othello Performance Workshop

Othello Workshop Our second development session working with Actor Oliver Wilson took place in December. Luckily we caught him during a break from a nationwide tour of Antigone. Working alongside Ben Spiller from 1623 Theatre Company based in Derby, we managed to rehearse and shoot some scenes featuring the character of Othello.  Ben is known …

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Othello Unbound 2014 – Its been a fantastic year!

Its been a fantastic year, so many workshops so little time! As the new year unfolds, we will continue our work with Cambian Oaks in Barnsley, Sheffield Hallam University, 1623 Theatre Company and Artist Jennifer Booth. In 2015 we look forward to creative collaborations  with Sheffield Foyer youth housing project, CAST in Doncaster, Grimm & …

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