Grow Your Own Gesamtkunstwerk (GYOG!) | Episode 2: Movement | Ages 7+


4 Jun 2020

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For ages 7 +

In this episode Veronika looks at movement for your performance. She speaks to choreographers Lucy Ireland and Jim Manganello about dance and movement and how it makes them feel. Veronika shows you how you can put your own movement sequence together at home using five different moves.

Here are the videos Veronika would like you to choose a move from:

Welcome Home by Spike Jonze:
Rhythm of Live by Sammy Davis Jr:

A video series about how to make a show at home. Each episode focuses on a different area of the arts, building up each week, so that by the end of the series, you have all the ingredients to make a piece of theatre to be performed in your own home. Created and presented by Glasgow based arts enthusiast Veronika Velvette. Facilitated by Claire Eliza Willoughby and Rob Jones, GYOG! is also supported by Snap – Elastic.

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Play Dates celebrates and offers fee-based employment to talented freelance artists, technicians and practitioners, who work regularly behind the scenes on the creation of world-class Scottish theatre.

Further summer Play Dates activities will be announced over the coming weeks. Plus a selection of curated online resources, including artistic demonstration videos, relating to previous National Theatre of Scotland projects, will be hosted online.

National Theatre of Scotland in association with Starcatchers and Imaginate.