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Imaginary Leaps at the State Library of W.A

Tues Aug 30th – SESSION 6 – Little Monsters! Meet and greet in The Place Gallery area and after  Teddy sang the ‘Hello’ rhyme, we looked closely at the featured illustrations- With ‘I hear Thunder ‘ by Patricia Mullins, we … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps for Better Beginnings at the State Library,Perth,WA

Imaginary Leaps at the State Library of Western Australia Better Beginnings in partnership with Early Years artist Rachel Riggs   Rachel writes – Im really looking forward to the new Imaginary Leaps sessions starting next week at the Space – … Continue reading

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DNA does Glastonbury 2011

Sarah and the 2011 crew were delighted to have the opportunity again to run workshops on the Kidz Field at Glastonbury Festival at the end of June. We were hopeful that the weather would be as blissful as the previous … Continue reading

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Sarah does DNA workshops at the Middle Earth Weekend.

I’ve been to the Middle Earth weekend to create a forest installation and puppets with children and families in the activities tent. The event was over 2 days at Sarehole Mill in Birmingham, one of Tolkein’s childhood haunts and celebrated … Continue reading

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Rachel’s Early Arts Post from Australia

http://www.earlyarts.co.uk/news/newsflash/734-earlyarts-update-from-australia.html

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my bleedin art at the Blue Room, Perth

Have had a great response to my solo work on cellular memories in heart transplant statements, following on from previous explorations in this area at the Nuffield Theatre, Lancaster University and Royal Exchange Studio Theatre, Manchester, Uk, a few years … Continue reading

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Puppet making at Crosslee Community Primary School, Manchester

On 31st March, Sarah spent a fun filled day making puppets with the children at Crosslee School. The kids started by exploring the many different types of puppets and having a go with some examples from DNA’s extensive collection. They … Continue reading

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Frog Prince rehearsals

In a small hayloft in Leyland, preparations are underway for our latest touring production, ‘The Frog Prince and Other Peculiar Tales’ Thrashing out the staging of a one-woman show starring Liz Fitgerald-Taylor, mixing three stories together – The Frog Prince, … Continue reading

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Greek mask making and theatre workshops with Sarah

Last week I spent 2 fun filled days at Haveley Hey Community Primary School in Manchester. The children in year 5 had been learning all about the ancient Greeks, and invited me to the school to make some masks and … Continue reading

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Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, Perth, WA

Rachel has been having a great time making giant puppets on the theme of  ‘biodiversity’ with young people in the town of Kwinana with the Spare Parts Puppet education team. Making all k inds of silver animals at Gilmore College … Continue reading

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