Performances (assembly programs, studio performances, and full productions), lecture demonstrations, workshops (on theater or natural body language), residencies, and master classes. Forty-minute assembly programs composed of scenes drawn from Pontine's Plays of New England repertoire are available for school-aged audiences.
School Residency Activities: A residency opens with a performance for the entire school as an introduction to movement theater and non-verbal communication skills. Workshops for general classes and core groups explore body language in daily life and in the actor's craft. Core groups choreograph original work around a curriculum theme, poetry, or an autobiographical story and culminate the residency with a performance for classmates and the community.
For grades: All ages. Core group activities more appropriate for 4th grade and up.
Geographic Area Served: All.
Teacher and Adult/Child Workshops: Understanding non-verbal communication workshops are available.
Community Residency Activities: Assembly programs, full performances, lecture-demonstrations, and workshops can be adapted to any audience.