Shakespeare on a Table

Posted by Speakeasy News > Friday 05 October 2018 > What's On

Shakespeare may be known for his soliloquies, but it’s quite a challenge to present each of the Bard’s plays with one single actor plus a selection of household objects. Table Top Shakespeare is being performed as part of Paris’s Festival d’automne. We’ve all done it. You’re telling a story at the dinner table and feel … Continue reading “Shakespeare on a Table”

Drama Activities in English Class

Posted by Speakeasy News > Tuesday 24 April 2018 > Pedagogy

La pratique théâtrale permet de libérer la parole, d’une part grâce au jeu, mais aussi grâce au travail corporel. Lorsque le corps est en action, lorsque les gestes accompagnent les mots, il est plus facile de s’exprimer. L’aspect ludique permet également de débloquer la parole. C’est pourquoi un travail avec des professionnels, comme j’ai pu … Continue reading “Drama Activities in English Class”

Drama and Cabaret with Footsbarn Theatre

Posted by Speakeasy News > Tuesday 24 January 2017 > What's On

The wonderful itinerant Footsbarn theatre company has taken up residence at the Cirque Romanès in Paris till 26 February with two shows: a drama, Cuckoo’s Nest, and a cabaret, Shakespeare Celebration. Footsbarn began in Cornwall but has been based in France (in La Chaussée (03)) for years. If you’ve been lucky enough to catch one … Continue reading “Drama and Cabaret with Footsbarn Theatre”