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Over the Top – tickets now on sale

6 Jun

Hawkes Bay, Tickets are now on sale! Adults $24. Children (Primary and Secondary students) $12. These are available from Wardini Books, Havelock North and Napier and online. Click below if you wish to purchase online. 'Over the Top' by Amanda Jackson Over the Top  was commissioned by HaBYT in 2015. Amanda carried out extensive research into...

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School Holiday Program – July 2017.

6 Jun

Our holiday programs are legendary and this one will be no exception. The days are structured so that there is plenty of time for exploring character, learning lines, playing games for fun and confidence building with a big focus on working together for performance.  The Napier studio, situated in Hastings Street, is the perfect location for...

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Fundraising for HaBYT

23 Mar

We are holding a fundraising Auction on Saturday 25 March to raise funds for our tour to Australia. A huge THANK YOU goes to all our contributors. We have been humbled by the generosity of the people and businesses who have supported this event In no particular order, we thank the following: Hawkes Bay Express Sileni...

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SPRING returns to Hawkes Bay

31 Dec

We are delighted to announce that Jenny Oliver, Dip. T and B. Ed is bringing SPRING back to life under the umbrella of The Drama Workshop. SPRING is a drama, music and movement program that is designed to connect the brain for better learning in a friendly nurturing environment. Classes are divided up into the following groups: (The first...

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Who Wants to be in a Play?

27 Jun

We are looking for young performers in the Taradale/Napier area who are in Year 7/8 (Intermediate) and would like to be in the play 'Hoodie' by Lindsey Price to be directed by Kate Tarrant. Rehearsals are on Mondays 3.30 - 4.30 at the Greenmeadows East Community Hall, Tait Drive, Greenmeadows. Rehearsals start Mon 25 July with the following...

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Latest Newsletter

29 MarPlay On

End of term Sharing of Work Dear Drama Workshop Parents, Caregivers and Students, Happy Easter! It's hard to believe how fast this year is travelling! We've been having great fun in class and are seeing some fantastic work from all our...

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Heads Up Documentary

19 Aug

We are very excited to announce the special preview of this documentary made of the 2014 Heads Up program. We worked closely with 2e Media Trust to create a film that highlights the development of the project, the journey of the young people and their tutors involved and the strong message that eradicating Bullying is the responsibility of...

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A Smorgasbord of Theatre!

19 Aug

Well we are back and have had a wonderful time. Peter's time at the Globe Theatre London was sensational and he has so much to share with all his classes! Collectively we attended lots of theatre shows in London and below is a short list of the highlights:   Everyman - National Theatre: Richard II - The Globe Theatre:  Measure...

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Drama Class Weekly Update

29 May

The end of another fun-filled week at The Drama Workshop. We are devising, rehearsing, reviewing, dancing, sharing and celebrating success!  Havelock North: The Players - their awesome play 'Intercept' is really coming along! What fabulous imaginations this group have and it's great to see their acting skills being honed. The Troupe...

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