Dramatic Expressions - Teaching personal, social and emotional skills through drama

Recommending Integreat

I was able to recommend Integreat as a Drama Group to one of the children I support this last week. This child loves drama and performed proudly,and confidently in the school play last week. He had expressed a desire to join a group with deaf children in it so I was glad to be able to […]

Update on Integreat

Angela Twigg of Integreat Theatre here in Birmingham writes to tell me that there have been changes at Integreat – the theatre for deaf and hearing young people. Now being funded by Children in Need (so that’s one place our money went – hooray!) the group now meets on Saturday mornings at the Custard Factory […]

Summer Waves

Integreat theatre is running a summer drama project for youngsters aged 8-13 called Summer Waves. More details at http://www.integreattheatre.org.uk/ Sounds as though the young people eventually choose which pieces to perform. I wonder how that works. Intriguing. Unfortunately I got this information too late to circulate to parents. Note to the organizers: please let teachers of […]

InteGreat theatre!

Oh my! I’m having a bit of a hard time with the name of this theatre group http://bit.ly/g1c98Y…but I guess I’ll get there. Whose idea was that?! The concept is excellent – a theatre group for both D/deaf and hearing young people using spoken word and Sign (formerly known as Words,  Signs and Vibes). The creators believe […]