Theatre In Education
Footsteps provides a wide variety of education programmes and activities using costume historical characters that will bring to life a specific historical period, whilst focusing on the educational learning needs of your students. All of the following programmes can be delivered in your school,visitor attraction or theatre space.
Road Safety Programme:
"Bike Tastic" - Cycle Safety Programme - Year 1 - 7
An hour long performance in a sketch show style, that is both entertaining and educational and highlights a wide variety of safety messages for children when riding their bicycles. The show includes a variety of theatrical techniques and multi-media to capture the audience's imagination.
"Science of Safety" - Year 8 - 10
A 45 minute show that highlights the importance of not distracting the driver and distracting behaviour as a whole. The show includes a variety of theatrical techniques and multi-media to capture the audience's imagination.
World War One:
"War Letters" - Key stage 2 & 3
A 45 minute show that brings to life the war experiences of those soldiers fighting in the front lines and their families back home, through the dramitisation of actual letters written by soldiers, both from the Unionist & Nationalist tradition of Ulster, serving in the British army between 1914 and 1918. The show will cover areas of curriculum interest such as "Recruitment", "Censorship", "The Home Front" "War Poetry" & "Remembrance". This performance is a moving piece that uses audience participation, a variety of theatrical techniques and multi-media to capture the imagination of the audience.
"Planters, Paupers & Rebels" - Horrible Histories Themed Performance - Key Stage 2 & 3
“Want to hear a 17th century Settler rap? Ever wondered what the 1916 Easter Rising & Partition have to do with Star Wars? Then “Planters, Paupers & Rebels” is a show for you. 400 years of the history of the North West. Think horrible histories gone Ulster! A 45 minute performance, that covers the history of Ulster in a fun, entertaining and educational manner using a wide variety of theatrical techniques.
Science of Safety
Planters,Paupers & Rebels