Acting Up, Acting Out Glasgow, Scotland

The Participants:

UB Kinsey/Palmview Elementary School, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

Miranda Hawkins, Teaching Writer; Mary Stucchi, Teaching Artist

Platform Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Geraldine Heaney, Teaching Artist

The Funder:

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties

The Project: 

Students in Florida and Scotland explored theatrical technique, theatre games, and script writing. Teaching artists led the two groups in creating theatrical scenes and frozen scenes called tableaux (ta-BLOWS); then the groups shared their work with each other during a creative Skype meeting.