Creative Ground Workshops

Creative Ground Workshops

Creative Ground workshops are open to anyone who is artistically curious aged 18 years and over.

These workshops are held at the State Theatre Centre of WA (STCWA) and led by highly skilled and passionate theatre artists and practitioners, who will create a supportive framework for life-learners to explore creative processes and meaningful self-expression.

Want to get to know our teaching artists who run these workshops? View a list of them here.

CREATIVE GROUND WORKSHOPS 2022

  • Collective Creation for Performers

    During this 4-week course, participants will explore performance processes such as building ensemble, creating character, and interpreting text.

    Participants will also experience the collaborative process of developing new work with Creative Ground Writing participants.

    No previous experience required but a collaborative and curious mindset is essential. These workshops are facilitated by the talented Christie Sistrunk and Caitlin Beresford-Ord.

    See details below.

    • Saturday 7 May 2022: 10am - 12pm. Middar Room (STCWA)
    • Saturday 14 May 2022: 10am - 12pm, 1pm - 4pm.(Collaborating with Writers) Studio Theatre Suite (STCWA)
    • Saturday 21 May 2022: 10am - 12pm Studio Theatre Suite (STCWA)
    • Saturday 28 May 2022: 10am - 12pm Middar Room (STCWA)

    $240 for full program. For enquiries, email schools@bsstc.com.au.

  • Playwrighting for Writers

    During this 4-week course, participants will focus on how to write for the stage with award-winning playwright Hellie Turner. Focus for the sesssions will be on structure and form, along with experiencing a creative development of their writing with Creative Ground performance participants.

    Perfect for emerging writers and educators. See dates below.

    • Saturday 30 April 2022: 10am - 4pm Conference Room (STCWA)
    • Sunday 1 May 2022: 10am - 4pm Conference Room (STCWA)
    • Saturday 14 May 2022: 10am - 12pm, 1pm - 4pm (Collective Creation for Performer) Conference Room & Studio Theatre Suite (STCWA)

    $340 for full program. For enquiries, email schools@bsstc.com.au.