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Actors Studio Masterclass – puppetry & object theatre

Feb 20 Rachel Riggs Puppetry and Object Theatre Find out about creating performance through working with objects and the power of puppetry. Actors Studio – a series of 9 three-hour workshops on a variety of performing arts skills for actors … Continue reading

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Hand-made magic in a one woman show – ‘Change of Heart’

Rachel Riggs is obsessed with hearts. This British born puppeteer, artist and director has had a thing about them ever since the first show she made in 1993 called ‘The Cabinet of Hearts’. Since then she founded her own company … Continue reading

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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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DNA exhibition now on flickr

We’ve uploaded images of the exhibition we mounted in October 2007 in Preston. These amazing images are an amalgam of some of the iconic set pieces, puppets and props used in recent productions, as well as never before seen artworks … Continue reading

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Imaginary Leaps – “Mrs. Teapot’s Transformational Object Play”

The provision of our Imaginary Leaps programme for Rochdale Early Years settings has begun in earnest.  Over a dozen sessions have been completed with some amazingly creative children thoroughly enjoying “learning through play.”  There has been some notable comments by … Continue reading

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Early Years Creative Play training, Oldham

Before Rachel handed over ‘Imaginary Leaps’ to Liz for 2010, she ran one last training session for ECaT. At the Bowlee Training Centre in Middleton, Rachel trained Early Years professionals from a variety of settings in and around Oldham in … Continue reading

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Transformational Object Theatre Professional Creative Development workshop Toihaus Salzburg

Workshop held with Early Years practitioners at Toihaus Theatre, Salzburg in September 2009

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