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RIPPLE EFFECT 2017 + 2018

Murmuration is working in collaboration with The Arts Centre Cootamundra to facilitate a series of inclusive creative workshops throughout 2017 and 2018.

Across three art forms participants will take part in a creative development process culminating in a presentation and showcase. Participants will be taught by and exchange with professional artists with and without disability.

The workshops are designed to inspire and engage a diverse range of people’s interests, needs and abilities.

ARTFORMS

Theatre: storytelling, movement, improvisation, drama

Visual Arts: fibre art, photography, set design

Music: sound, voice, choral, recording

WHERE?
The Arts Centre Cootamundra
18-20 Wallendoon St Cootamundra

WHAT?
Take part in taster workshops of each artform
Follow an artform of your choice
Learn from professional artists
Build skills in the creative arts
Be part of an end of year presentation

WHO?
Open to primary and high school students
Ages ranging from 10 – 18 years
We encourage any student with an interest in the creative arts to attend
No experience required
Open to teachers and arts workers to participate
Support workers and peer assistants welcome

WHEN?

Series 1      
Thursday 31 August + Friday 1 September 2017

Series 2   
Thursday 17 + Friday 18 May 2018

Series 3      
Thursday 20 + Friday 21 September 2018

Each workshop runs from 9:30am – 2:30pm and includes a morning and lunch break
It is ideal for participants to take part in all three series

Presentation and Showcase
Saturday 22 September | 2:00-4:30pm

HOW MUCH?
Series Package per participant
Includes 6 workshops and presentation

= $100.00

Individual Price per participant / per series
Includes 2-day workshop

= $40.00

TO REGISTER
Click here to Register for the program

 

The Series Package and Series 1 registrations close Monday 7 August 2017

PAYMENTS
Fees can be paid via EFT or Paypal and is completed within the registration process

ACCESS
Universal access symbols including wheel chair accessible, Auslan interpretation and vision impaired.

For any access needs and requirements please contact reception

ENQUIRES
The Arts Centre Reception Hours
Tuesday – Friday | 9:30am – 1:30pm
Contact Julie Cowell on 02 6942 4773
or via email anytime
info@theartscentrecootamundra.org.au

PARTNER ACCOMMODATION
The Elm and Wren Guesthouse and the Heritage Hotel Cootamundra have exclusive and subsidised rates for guests attending Ripple Effect. More details provided in the Information Pack.

 

The Ripple Effect program is created by Murmuration in partnership with The Arts Centre Cootamundra. The program has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Department of Communication and the Arts’ Catalyst—Australian Arts and Culture Fund and is Sponsored by Ability Linkers NSW.

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